farm to table

Healthy Food
4:53 am
Mon September 30, 2013

Farm To (Preschool) Table: Abeona House Gets Healthy Food To Little Kids

The Abeona House Child Discovery Center.
Laine Kaplan-Levenson

 School lunch has remained a topic of national discussion since First Lady Michelle Obama helped encourage Congress to pass the Healthy, Hunger Free Kids Act in 2010. While schools may have had success integrating healthier options into lunch rooms, getting kids to like those options is a whole different challenge.

The Abeona House is a New Orleans preschool that’s working to address this issue, by introducing farm-to-table values to children from the very start.

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Food
4:30 pm
Thu June 21, 2012

Where Y'Eat: Getting the Local Scoop at La Divina Gelateria

A listing of local vendors and farmers at La Divina Gelateria.
Ian McNulty

What happens when a local gelato parlor weaves sustainability into its flavors, its menu and its whole business model?

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