Food For Thought Monday: National Food Policy

This article might be a couple of years old, but it contains some great information and is completely relevant now. Another great read from Michael Pollan!

http://michaelpollan.com/articles-archive/how-a-national-food-policy-could-save-millions-of-american-lives/

Food For Thought Monday: Maple Syrup is a Superfood?

We love cooking with maple syrup, and especially when we can get it locally from Jordan Valley Farms. Now that we know it’s a superfood, we might just start drinking it.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-1372549/Maple-syrup-joins-ranks-broccoli-blueberries-new-stop-shop-superfood.html

Food For Thought Monday: In Search of a Perfect Diet

This video doesn’t provide any recommendations or answers, but raises a lot of good questions. What should we be eating? Any why do we rely on the government to tell us?

http://www.nytimes.com/video/us/100000004122979/a-decades-long-search-for-a-perfect-diet.html?smid=fb-share

Food For Thought Monday: In Defense of Food

Did you make a resolution to lose weight and eat better in 2016? Before you pick a diet plan, check out Michael Pollan’s new PBS documentary “In Defense of Food”. It aired a couple weeks ago, but is available at PBS.org.

http://www.news-journal.com/news/2016/feb/11/in-defense-of-food-presents-a-manifesto-for-eating/