Tag Archives: Michael Pollan

Cooked

This 4 part series based on, and narrated by Michael Pollan is a must watch for any one who cooks.  I found it, oddly, reassuring as well as informative and entertaining.   It looks at cooking, how it evolved how … Continue reading

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Were We Always Like This?

Standing in line at the grocery store I was taken by the selection of magazines on offer. Magazines in grocery stores used to either be aspirational cooking magazines like Gourmet or Food & Wine or they were Reader’s Digest sort … Continue reading

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Belated Earth Day Wishes

Earth Day is a great idea, to raise awareness of  how human activity is affecting the planet and how we can change our behavior to save the planet, or at least make the situation less dire. Every Earth Day I … Continue reading

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How You Can Help Save the Planet this Earth Day: Cook at Home

In the April 22nd issue of New York Magazine resident food critic Adam Platt interviews Michael Pollan whose new book Cooked is being released in the coming weeks.  Pollan will be speaking in NYC at Barnes and Nobles tomorrow (April … Continue reading

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