Last night I had the distinct pleasure of hearing Carlo Petrini speak at the Slow Money National Gathering at the beautiful Boulder Theater in Boulder, Colorado. Always charismatic, his remarks were engaging, electric, challenging, and inspiring.
It’s tough not being perfect. Everyone who has ever had a bad hair day knows that. And that’s no more true than for those misshapen, oddly sized fruits and vegetables that Mother Nature inevitably produces.
While Section 733, called the “Monsanto Rider” by some, did not make it into the Ag Appropriations Bill, similar provisions were included in the 2012 Food and Farm Bill, which was not debated nor adopted by the House of Representatives.
So true. I love "Not a Box" and "Not a Stick." So do the younger and older kids at my school. I'm trying to keep this in mind as I do my shopping. What do your children like to play with? My two year old can spend an hour at the kitchen sink filling cups with water and dumping it into different containers. (I will have to check my water bill).