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The Value of Meaningful Conversation and the Shared Meal

"Dialogue is the yeast that lightens the bread; and should be paid for at double the rate - whereas the word system it counts the same as dough."  Mark Twain, letter to Richard Watson Gilder (April 29, 1898) "We do not and cannot always argue with our friends, even...

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What Your Continued Support of Community Dining Will Bring

As Michael Pollan elaborates on in his book In Defense of Food, culture is really just a fancy word for your mother, and represents our cumulative knowledge passed on from generation to generation that teaches us far more about what to eat than this more recent notion...

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Why I started Community Dining

First Person: Seeking Better Health and Bigger Community Through Good Food Published by bob.benenson@gmail.com on July 17, 2015 | Leave a response by Paul Sippil, Guest Contributor Paul Sippil is the founder of the new, Chicago-based Farm-to-Table Community Dining and...

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Farm-to-table community dining

Attending farm-to-table dinners and joining and sharing information in the Facebook group are great ways to help!  But before we give our support, it is important to ask, why should we support a sustainable food system?  How does this system relate to our health?  Dr....

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