The Kindness of Vegetables

If you think I am crazy, you may be right. But my state of mind is not the point here. This is an exploration of the vegetable’s character. As the title indicates, kindness is central to most vegetables’ nature. I am not acquainted enough with all of them to say that...

Sharing food

Growing up I have heard a story from my dad’s childhood many times. He would tell me about how poor they were, and about the lack of food during the war. The weekly meat ration for a family with five kids was 350 grams – less than one pound. On Sundays, when the meat...

The veggies don’t ever let me down

I am often confused. Should I try to make a difference in the world or is it best to focus on my own inner peace and happiness because then these beautiful qualities will spread and that is the best contribution I can make? Does it even make sense to figure out how to...