17 February 2016

'No Place For Discontent': A History Of The Family Dinner In America : The Salt : NPR


"...Whether you feel warm and fuzzy or grit your teeth at the thought, the family dinner is an opportunity for familial communication that didn't always exist. As dining as a family became an institution in American life, it evolved from being a time for restraint to being a time for expression — an evolution visible in art and film..."


'No Place For Discontent': A History Of The Family Dinner In America : The Salt : NPR

16 February 2016

Is urban farming only for rich hipsters?


Is urban farming only for rich hipsters?"...For urban agriculture to move beyond serving a niche group of people and make a real impact on the global food system, it will have to engage a wider demographic..."

Read article at theguardian.com