Celebrations of Thanksgiving: Ritual or Tradition?
Celebrations of Thanksgiving: Ritual or Tradition? Thanksgiving in the United States, is it ritual or tradition? It is definitely both
Porridge Pots reminds us of the 1760’s English nursery rhyme we first heard on our mother’s lap that went something like this: “Peas porridge hot, peas porr
The Paleolithic Diet
The Paleolithic Diet is popular as a way to lose weight and have better health.
The Culture of Food Insecurity
The Culture of Food Insecurity affects millions of people worldwide. We are reminded of this by Malthusians almost daily.
Animals and Culture
Animals and culture.
Pop Culture Phenom
The Pop Culture Phenom that has literally brought new meaning to the word, sandwich is “Not Okay,” according to Christine Byrne on the BuzzFeed Staff.
Food as Culture?
Should we categorize Food as Culture? A book published in 2006 by Massimo Montanari, has the name, “Food is Culture.
Changes in Cultural Practices
Changes in Cultural Practices are the only key to solving the problems of food insecurity in the world. Not only in the present, but in the future.
Gastroporn, Culture, Health
Above, young Marilyn Monroe eats at a 1950’s Drive In restaurant.
Gastroporn, Culture, Health leads us to wonder how the three are related.
Rocky Road Cake, Poppy Seed Lemon Cake, and Ginger and Spice Fruit Cake are all delectable desserts; but the word “pudding” can refer to any dessert in England, so these might al