I write about feminism, health, animal welfare, social justice, sexuality, and class. Available for freelance assignments.
Food flavors and styles vary greatly across the globe, but one ingredient is both essential and universal: salt. Once reviled, salt is finally getting its due, and for good reason. Not only does salt have multiple health benefits, it’s enhances the deliciousness of almost all foods.
I turned to some of South’s most beloved culinary giants, all of whom happen to also be James Beard Award nominees or winners: Nathalie Dupree, Kevin Gillespie, Virginia Willis, Scott Peacock, and Ronni Lundy for their input on the role of vegetables in Southern cooking.
It's been said that you if you want total honesty in life, there are only two groups of people who will deliver: drunks and toddlers. If you've ever dealt with one or both demographics, you know this sentiment to be true.
A founding member of the Southern Foodways Alliance, Lundy’s latest book, Victuals, is a blend of recipes, reported stories, and personal tales about Appalachian food and culture, specifically in the mountain South.
For Pinups for Pitbulls' founder and CEO, Deirdre Franklin, it all started with one dog.
Time to get control of your credit
Betsy DeVos and the State of Education in America:
How DeVos might change the educational system
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Donald Trump’s daily assaults on working people are exhausting. His choice for Treasury secretary, Steve Mnuchin, is just the latest example.
What do you get when you mix dual passions—military services and training rescues as service dogs? A nonprofit called Semper K9 Assistance Dogs!
Just because you're not too sad and listless to get out of bed doesn't mean you may not be depressed. Here's what you need to know about high-functioning depression.
Grab a cool drink, sit back with your pooch, and dive into these books (presented in no particular order).
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