In general, I believe that chicken nuggets, made from what’s left of the chicken after the meat is used, are disgusting. Now the USDA allows that substance to be imported from China? Really? Was Your Chicken Nugget Made In China? Itll Soon Be Hard To Know : The Salt : NPR.
I’m going to redirect your attention from mainstream politics today to talk a little bit about health, lifestyle, and fitness. The first lady’s Let’s Move initiative focuses on teaching children about food, nutrition, and fitness. (So does Recipe for Success, a local nutrition education program that was founded by Gracie Cavnar, wife of the founder […]
Far-right Republican Texas State Senator Dan Patrick has announced the Patrick Family Sugar Cookie on his Facebook page. Here is the recipe– This is not a sweet cookie, but a pure flour-sugar cookie-really different-like peanuts, once you eat one you can’t stop 1 pound butter 4.5 to 5 cups sugar 6 eggs 1.5 teaspoons salt […]
Those who know me also know that my wife, Gracie Cavnar, founded Recipe for Success, a school based effort to combat childhood through teaching school kids proper nutrition and making the right choices, as well as growing and preparing their own food. When she began the concept, she enlisted the help of Houston based chefs […]
Guest-blogged by Gracie Cavnar. Original piece appeared on the Houston Chronicle opinion page today, February 21, 2010: First lady Michelle Obama recently announced her sweeping national initiative to combat childhood obesity. For the first time since this epidemic emerged, a comprehensive federal effort will coordinate with nonprofit organizations and the private sector to address the […]