a swipe of chalkboard paint on a food jar so you can actually know what you put in it? brilliant. kudos to world market.
omar and i have been mourning the loss of our favorite miami french bakery. today i think we found a pretty good stand-in. paris bakery impressed the whole family and the baguette was worth the drive.
check out this nyt article on The Illogic of Farm Subsidies, and Other Agricultural Truths. after a few months of very little grocery shopping, i’ve been thrust back into the world of supermarkets and consumer decision making. truthfully, not really glamorous stuff, but more and more it feels like i am picking up packages and products that are plastered with politicized slogans and language that can often seem misleading. sumner’s insight into buying organic, local food, biofuels, and subsidized farming is well worth the read.