So. I’ve taken a bit of a hiatus from my blog over the past month…or three, to figure out what direction this thesis thing is taking. A direction that I am happy to say I have finally figured out. Last semester, I was fortunate to be under the guidance of a great thesis advisor who … Continue reading MFA Thesis UPDATE
The past several weeks I have thoroughly been enjoying the wonderful fall weather (or as close to fall weather as we can get here in San Francisco). I’ve decided that I just love everything about fall, the leaves changing, the crispness of the air, PUMPKINS, pumpkin SEEDS, gourds, root vegetables, HALLOWEEN (I dressed up as … Continue reading Happy Fall
Recently, I came across a really interesting article titled “Is Junk Food Really Cheaper?” by Mark Bittman that was posted in the New York Times. I would highly recommend reading this when you have a moment. He makes a lot of great points about the reality of how we eat and what we eat. After … Continue reading “If you can drive to McDonald’s then you can drive to Safeway…”
This past Saturday, September 17, was the official day of the $5 Challenge sponsored by Slow Food USA. After posting it on my blog, I took the plunge and signed up to host an event. Due to a tiny studio apartment, I decided to ask my dear friends, Dara and Em, if they would graciously … Continue reading Take the $5 Challenge Update : Taking back the value meal.