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Tuesday's links: food science, produce & ice cream, live in the moment.

Food science: In addition to the hormones in our drinking water, now it’s been discovered that artificial sweeteners are left behind too. At least, in Germany. [Disease Proof] Liquid smoke is safer to ingest than untreated wood smoke. That and other facts about liquid smoke. [Slashfood] Food and vegetable: What is the difference between “100% […]

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June 1 link round up. On June 1.

Another study linking soy to breast cancer. This one claims that high intakes of soy during adolescence may reduce the risk of breast cancer before the menopause by about 40 per cent. [Nutraingredients.com] First Germany, now Jordan. Red Bull banned. [Nutraingredients.com] Consuming cheese from ewe’s milk, rich in conjugated linoleic acid (CLA), may decrease chance […]

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On Mintz and Men

[I began this post at 5pm, had to abandon it unfinished at 6:47 to get my butt to seder that was to begin at 7 but didn’t begin until 8, and finished after.] [April 9, 3:10pm: Edited to make it a bit shorter.] I apologize in advance for the length, because I generally don’t have […]

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Local tomatoes make this foodiegirl happy

Farmer’s Market day! After the gym today I wandered through the Annex, past Fringe Festival central and to the new farmer’s market, called My Market. The budget was $20. How did I do? 1 bag of mixed greens (a bigger bag than last week). A big broccoli. Grapes tomatoes, a pint that contained both red […]

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