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Foodie Tuesday: Your Guide to Holiday Parties

Food, food everywhere, but not a bite to eat!

While many use holiday parties as the perfect excuse to pig out, for vegans, it can mean a long night of starvation. When you’re hosting your own party, you can make sure that the menu is full of food that will please both vegans and omnivores, but when you go to a friend’s party, you’re at the mercy of their eating habits. Although many hostesses put out a veggie and hummus plate, that probably won’t be enough to sustain you throughout the night, especially if you’re getting into the holiday spirits. (Let’s give thanks that alcohol is almost always vegan.) Still, there are a few things you can do to ensure you won’t go hungry during the holiday season. Continue reading

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Agri-tecture: The Solution to Food Deserts?

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Who’s ready for a vocabulary lesson? The word of the day is agri-techture, which is defined as “buildings that grow food or building-integrated agriculture.” This compound noun was coined by Henry Gordon-Smith, a graduate student in sustainability management at Columbia University, on his blog of the same name. Continue reading

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Foodie Tuesday: So Hungry You’re Hangry!!?

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The Urban Dictionary isn’t just a source for definitions about sex and bodily functions – go figure. It also offer a complete definition of “hangry:” The state of being so hungry that it has become infuriating. A hybrid of – of course hungry and angry. Continue reading

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