Live Long and Prosper

That would be unwise. –Spock A few posts ago I promised to address the horrifying statement I made that vegetarianism (and even more veganism) is immoral.

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American Cuisine

I am proud to be an American. Because an American can eat anything on the face of this earth as long as he has two pieces of bread. -Bill Cosby On my vacation in America, I have learned some very important things. This is my second time to really observe Americans in the wild since […]

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Don’t Give Up the Fat, II

I find no sweeter fat than sticks to my own bones. –Walt Whitman A few days ago, we looked at why we should not give up on animal fat. Specifically, five reasons. We go now to reasons six and seven.

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Ours is But To Do Or Die

“Poirot,” I said. “I have been thinking.” “An admirable exercise my friend. Continue it.” –Agatha Christie In the last post we asked the question: WHY? Why so much sugar in a recipe when it wasn’t necessary for taste or texture? Today I have a new “why.” It comes from this article, a form of which […]

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A Dairy Good Time Was Had By All

After cheese comes nothing. –English Proverb (from the Latin) Having discussed whether we should avoid dairy entirely solely because our supposed Paleolithic ancestors are believed not to have eaten it, let’s now consider a couple other thoughts, shall we? The next thing to think about is this: 2. What’s up with the conflicting studies? Why […]

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Holiday Decisions

Wait for that wisest of all counselors, Time. ― Pericles Here’s hoping that none of you cared that I haven’t written another post till now, because you were so busy enjoying friends and family that you didn’t even notice! Let’s talk about sugar and holiday gorging eating. I had some people over for Christmas and […]

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No Hospitality For Trouble II

The world is your cow.  But you have to do the milking. –New England Proverb So what should we eat? There is still a lot of disagreement about that, even within those circles that advocate ditching grains, sugar and excessive fruit and eating lots of healthy fat. So where do we turn if we want […]

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