26 Oct '11, 6pm

Simple Polenta Recipe | Care2 Healthy Living: There is a telling scene in the John Sayles film, Matewan, when th...

Simple Polenta Recipe | Care2 Healthy Living: There is a telling scene in the John Sayles film, Matewan, when th...

There is a telling scene in the John Sayles film, Matewan , when the striking coal miners have set up a tent city outside of the West Virginia town. In the scene an Italian woman is moved to harshly criticize how the West Virginia women are cooking their cornmeal. The West Virginians respond with some derogatory comment on the Italian women’s polenta, and it all explodes into a shouting argument of women protecting their time-honored ways. Eventually they calm down and share their cornmeal recipes, which have since been folded into the great soup pot that has become American cuisine. It is a brilliant lesson of how our culture was created from this mingling of diverse and varied traditions. In present times, corn has come under considerable scrutiny even to the point of questioning whether it is safe to eat at all. According to the Center for Food Safety more that 70 perce...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/greenliving/enjoy-corn-with-this-sim...

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Top 16 Retro Candies | Care2 Healthy Living

Top 16 Retro Candies | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 26 Oct '11, 1am

Not long ago a revival of comfort food exploded on the dining scene, with mac n’ cheese and mashed potatoes splayed across...

Claypot Chicken Rice: Easy recipe for claypot chicken rice with lup cheong, mushrooms, baby bok choy & salted

Claypot Chicken Rice: Easy recipe for claypot c...

noobcook.com 27 Oct '11, 12pm

1. Marinade chicken pieces with (A) for 15 minutes. 2. Heat 1 tbsp oil in the clay pot. Add salted fish bits and fry until...

cooking without a recipe

cooking without a recipe

I have never baked anything without following a recipe closely...the same thing doesn't seem to apply when it comes to coo...

6 Simple Home Decor Tips | Care2 Healthy Living: You don't have to spend thousands to bring beauty home - the pl...

6 Simple Home Decor Tips | Care2 Healthy Living...

care2.com 21 Oct '11, 7pm

You don’t have to spend thousands to bring beauty home — the pleasure is in harnessing simple, everyday things to create a...

Treat Kids to Healthy Halloween Recipes | Care2 Healthy Living: These kid-friendly Halloween recipes will keep t...

Treat Kids to Healthy Halloween Recipes | Care2...

care2.com 29 Oct '11, 11pm

By Carmen Staicer for DietsInReview.com Halloween is such a fun holiday. There’s no pressure to buy the right gift, no cle...

Food Day Inspiration | Care2 Healthy Living

Food Day Inspiration | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 23 Oct '11, 8pm

Tomorrow is Food Day in America. To celebrate, you may consider visiting your farmers’ market, and making the acquaintance...

Want to cut down on bad eating habits? A surprising thing might help. #snacksmart

Want to cut down on bad eating habits? A surpri...

care2.com 27 Oct '11, 1am

In a new paper by USC researchers, bad eating habits were shown to persist even when the food didn’t taste very good; but ...

Double the Dachshund (Video) | Care2 Healthy Li...

care2.com 30 Oct '11, 7pm

Melissa Breyer is the Senior Editor for Healthy Living. She is a writer and editor with a background in sustainable living...

Recipe: Olive Oil and Jasmine Macarons

Recipe: Olive Oil and Jasmine Macarons

epicurative.blogspot.com 25 Oct '11, 10am

This week, I celebrated the launch of the Pierre Herme book in English in a big way by baking with C. and K. of MadBaker f...

10 Halloween Safety Tips for Pets | Care2 Healthy Living

10 Halloween Safety Tips for Pets | Care2 Healt...

care2.com 26 Oct '11, 12am

Halloween can be a festive and fun time for children and families. But for pets? Let’s face it, it can be a downright nigh...

The Political is Personal | Care2 Healthy Living: When it comes to food access, it is largely low-income people

The Political is Personal | Care2 Healthy Livin...

care2.com 30 Oct '11, 3pm

On Monday, I had a fascinating conversation with two women who are starting a website about women and politics. But it’s n...

Why Meditation Is So Cool

Why Meditation Is So Cool

care2.com 24 Oct '11, 5pm

If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading. –Lao Tzu At a time of economic downturn, with corrup...

Endangered Whale Meat Sold on Yahoo! Japan | Care2 Healthy Living

Endangered Whale Meat Sold on Yahoo! Japan | Ca...

care2.com 25 Oct '11, 2pm

A report from the non-governmental organization, Environmental Investigation Agency, says over 130 tons of Icelandic fin w...

5 Ways to Drive Greener & Save in ANY Car | Care2 Healthy Living

5 Ways to Drive Greener & Save in ANY Car | Car...

care2.com 29 Oct '11, 10pm

Listen, laugh & learn with the Green Divas (and Green Dude Scott) anytime – Podcast here! PHOTO CAPTION: The littlest gree...