What Are You Eating?
7 05, 2013

Do YOUR Grocery Store’s Vegetables Look Like This?

By | May 7th, 2013|What Are You Eating?|42 Comments

In keeping with my understanding of food availability, I can't help but wonder if the fresh stuff is, actually... well, fresh.

2 05, 2013

The Coffee Conundrum: To Drink Or Not To Drink?

By | May 2nd, 2013|Daily Infographic, Did You Know, What Are You Eating?|25 Comments

On coffee, it's potential benefits, its usefulness in exercise, and how to enjoy it responsibly (if you choose.)

2 05, 2013

Successfully Converting Away From Eating Red Meat

By | May 2nd, 2013|Healthy Eating, It's All Mental, What Are You Eating?|34 Comments

Back in high school, my Mother was like the Iron Chef of the South... migrated way up north to the mid-west. She was always cooking. Baked ribs, fried pork chops and applesauce, fried chicken, steaks, roast beef, corned beef, cornish hen, polish boys.. It was seriously meat overload. As a junior in high school, out [...]

16 04, 2013

Food 101: The Problem With Processed Foods

By | April 16th, 2013|Food 101, Healthy Eating, What Are You Eating?|20 Comments

I've been wanting to write about this for a while, now, but you know how sometimes... you just don't know where to begin? Something is so screwed up from all sides, that there's no possible way to make sense of it from it's head or it's heels? Yeah, that's kind of this processed food thing. [...]

28 03, 2013

Video Vault: The Daily Show Discusses The Evil White Coats and Their “Salt, Sugar, Fat”

By | March 28th, 2013|Video Vault, What Are You Eating?|1 Comment

"...the fact that the Cheeto could be hailed as anything other than "a damn shame" kind of hurts my soul. Just a little."

20 03, 2013

Pepsi Says Mountain Dew Can Dissolve Mouse Carcasses

By | March 20th, 2013|Supermarket Swindle, What Are You Eating?|21 Comments

"Pepsi Co., facing a lawsuit from a man who claims to have found a mouse in his Mountain Dew can, has an especially creative, if disgusting, defense.."

13 03, 2013

What’s Going On With Your Orange Juice? Round II

By | March 13th, 2013|Health News, News Feed, What Are You Eating?|4 Comments

This time? Illegal fungicides.

25 02, 2013

Lies In Your Food: Made With REAL Blueberries? But I Thought…

By | February 25th, 2013|Did You Know, Healthy Eating, What Are You Eating?|12 Comments

I know you've seen it. You hit the frozen foods section at the grocery store, and you pass the waffles. You're thinking "Man, I could eat these for a quick breakfast in the morning." You skim the freezer, and it catches your eye. "Blueberry Waffles -- Made With REAL BLUEBERRIES!" I don't know about you, [...]

21 02, 2013

Study Says Common Food Chemical Packs On Belly Fat

By | February 21st, 2013|Did You Know, Healthy Eating, What Are You Eating?|17 Comments

I really, really, reeeeeally wanted to write about Jamie Oliver's new show "Food Revolution," but something much more compelling came across my desk. Thanks to Ink for sending it over. We're all familiar with my disdain for high fructose corn syrup, right? I mean, the stuff's pretty awful. If you'd like a not-so-quick rundown, check [...]

7 02, 2013

The Pizza Gallery: Who Says You Can’t Have Pizza?

By | February 7th, 2013|Play With Your Food, What Are You Eating?|32 Comments

Making homemade pizza... and being great at it.

5 02, 2013

The Grits and the Glory

By | February 5th, 2013|What Are You Eating?|38 Comments

Grits: The good, the bad, and the delicious.

27 12, 2012

Infographic: How To Find Real Food At The Supermarket

By | December 27th, 2012|Daily Infographic, What Are You Eating?|5 Comments

"Might it contain bacon anyway? Yes? Probably dog food. Eat at your own risk."

27 12, 2012

FDA Close To Approving Genetically Altered Salmon

By | December 27th, 2012|Did You Know, What Are You Eating?|7 Comments

Why you may want to give up salmon for good.

15 11, 2012

What’s Wrong With White Rice?

By | November 15th, 2012|Debunking The Myths, Did You Know, Healthy Eating, What Are You Eating?|37 Comments

I'm a rice eater. I have about four different kinds of rice in my pantry at this moment.. none of them white. They may be white in color, but they're certainly not of the "American White Rice" ilk. Why? There are a few reasons. But first, I think it might be important to explain the [...]

13 11, 2012

How Food Manufacturers Ensure That You “Can’t Eat Just One”

By | November 13th, 2012|Did You Know, What Are You Eating?|4 Comments

"If a multinational, multi-million dollar corporation can invest this heavily into creating a product ​so​ delicious that you're compelled to scarf it down, fall in love with it and go out and buy more... then what kind of chance do you ​truly​ think you can stand?"

6 11, 2012

The Right To Know Proposition, From A Geneticist’s Perspective

By | November 6th, 2012|What Are You Eating?|4 Comments

"We believe that the public won't buy our stuff if we tell them what's in it."

27 09, 2012

Infographic: Grass-Fed vs. Grain Fed Beef

By | September 27th, 2012|Daily Infographic, Did You Know, What Are You Eating?|4 Comments

"Meat consumption of grass-fed cows is significantly healthier when analyzed for fat and nutrient content..."

25 07, 2012

The Case Against Agave Nectar

By | July 25th, 2012|Did You Know, What Are You Eating?|25 Comments

The realities of working with agave nectar, if you MUST purchase it.

12 07, 2012

The Salad Gallery: Spice Up Your Leafy Greens!

By | July 12th, 2012|What Are You Eating?|11 Comments

A delicious array of salads from my instagram account (@bgg2wl), to prove that your puny little carrot and lettuce blend is no match for me.

2 07, 2012

Servings of High Fructose Corn Syrup Deemed More Harmful Than We Thought

By | July 2nd, 2012|What Are You Eating?|7 Comments

Basic servings of high fructose corn syrup more harmful than originally anticipated? Who'da thunk?