Hunger and Poverty

‘Tis the season to get into the holiday spirit, and, without being trite, to remember those less fortunate.  In that vein, I wanted to share two recent articles that served as my stark reminder. Nick Freudenberg of the NYC Food Policy Center at Hunter College compiled a number of grim statistics from several recent reports on … Continue reading Hunger and Poverty

Holiday Merriment

As usual, the zero to 60 all-holiday, all-the-time transition has left me feeling unprepared for the holidays. This is still the current decor at the Frugal Foodie’s apartment.  I’ll admit, it feels like Thanksgiving was just yesterday. Thanksgiving week was a busy one, filled with more festivities than just the main feast.  To start with, … Continue reading Holiday Merriment