Posts Tagged ‘food’

restaurant florent to close

May 22, 2008

I’ve never eaten at Restaurant Florent, but my long-time hero Tibor Kalman designed a series of menus and ephemera for the joint many years ago. The eatery is set to close at the end of next month.


the case for dumpster diving

May 19, 2008

An article in the New York Times discusses the enormous amount of food that gets wasted in America every day.

the PB&J campaign

March 17, 2008

pbj.jpgAn eco-friendly diet is easier than you might think. Peanut butter and jelly sandwiches – a long-time mainstay of lunchboxes across the country – reduces global warming, saves water, saves land, helps end world hunger, AND prevents animal cruelty. How, you ask? It’s vegan.

The PB&J Campaign manages to present the eco-friendly diet of veganism in an accessible, appetizing way. The site helps readers realize not only how beneficial veganism is, but also how tasty and easy it can be. I mean, who doesn’t love PB&J with a side of environmental conservation?

rooting dc – feb. 2

January 17, 2008