Michael Pollan, author of many books including the recent 'In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto', spoke today at the Barnes & Noble at the Galleria in Edina. MPR aired the broadcast on Tuesday during their Midday program, and I found myself entranced listening to this man with so many sound ideas on food and the way we live. 'In Defense of Food' has been on my book list for a little while, and now I'm moving it to the top. Take a listen. This guy is full of common sense and a history of how we got where we are....
MPR: Michael Pollan
Food Allergy Walk
The Inaugural Food Allergy Awareness Walk is being held this Saturday, June 6th at the Mall of America at 8AM. Sponsored by the Anaphylaxis and Food Allergy Association of Minnesota, the walk's goal is to raise money and awareness for a growing problem in our society. There will be singing by Kyle Dine and the Twins own T.C. Bear will be the Grand Marshal!
Click here for more info or to register.