The Road to Wellness

Finally, an Intelligent Approach to Combating Obesity

Posted by in Health Matters

An interesting article comes from Australia about obesity. Professor Stephen Simpson recently received Companion of the Order of Australia (AC) for his work in obesity research. His message is simple and brilliant. A Multi-Discipline Approach Rather than looking for panaceas like a school lunch program, Simpson explains that obesity research needs to be redefined to reflect the complexity of the problem. He encourages a multi-discipline approach that recognizes the myriad of factors that influence obesity. He cites the political and economic system that fosters processed foods with low nutritional value….read more

Weekly Inspiration–Week 32, 2015

Posted by in Cooking Tips, Lessons Learned

“Some people like to paint pictures, or do gardening, or build a boat in the basement. Other people get a tremendous pleasure out of the kitchen, because cooking is just as creative and imaginative an activity as drawing, or wood carving, or music.” ~Julia Child photo credit: Garden via photopin (license)