Thank you for all of the amazing comments about Oprah’s Vegan episode in yesterday’s blog post! If you want to get even more outraged, check out Kelly Freston’s (The Veganist’s) suggested grocery shopping list that was published on http://www.oprah.com/. Does anyone think that the grocery list should start with kale and end with quinoa???? WTF?
For another great perspective on “The Oprah Incident” read what Evan, The Wannabe Chef and occasional meat eater, has to say.
Many of you might be interested in the fact that the report of The Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee on the Dietary Guidelines for Americans, 2010 has just been released. If you’ve got a few hours, read it in its entirety here. If you’ve got a few minutes, read Gena from Coosing Raw’s thoughts on the 2010 Dietary Guidelines here. Right now I’ve got minutes, not hours, and I don’t trust the government anyway when it comes to my health. I don’t know about you guys, but whatever the government says, I’m sticking with a Plant-Strong, Nutritarian, Vegan diet. Why? Because I love it and I feel GREAT!
Why is that? Because I’m so busy getting ready for my Plant-Strong Super Bowl Party, that’s why! Entertaining for me is a careful dance of precise timing and organization. I never want to be stressed out at the last minute, so I go into it with guns blazing!
I’ve got my menu written on a write-on/wipe-off board in my kitchen, most of the groceries in the house, and two of the six dishes that I am making already checked off the list. Here’s the menu I finally settled on: