Foraging for greens: vegetarian fast food

The recent New York Times article about how (un)healthy Chipotle is made me think about fast food. No, eating organic food doesn’t mean it’s healthy, any more than eating vegetarian, vegan or gluten-free food means that it’s healthy. But the point of fast food is to be fast— it shouldn’t be something you eat every... Continue Reading →

Wszstykie krasnalowe: all the female dwarfs

When I first moved to Wrocław, right away I noticed the dwarves: sitting on windowsills, hanging from lampposts, swimming in fountains. Part delightful whimsy, part tourist attraction, the dwarves are little statues that are placed all over the city— and their numbers are slowly increasing. Some are sponsored by the city, some are privately owned—... Continue Reading →

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