The Many Faces of Sustainability

Like the word nutrition, sustainability is a loaded term. It can produce an emotional response and be associated with much misunderstanding. When consumers make purchasing decisions, they often focus on a single aspect of nutrition or one component of sustainability. For example, sometimes clients base their assessment of a food’s healthfulness on its sodium or […]

Recap of New Orleans Local Food and Farm Tour

It was such a thrill to plan and coordinate Today’s Dietitian’s first local food and farm tour. We organized the tour in conjunction with Today’s Dietitian’s 4th annual Spring Symposium this month, which was held in New Orleans. Since about 600 dietitians had gathered together from all over the country (and even the world—hey Belize!) […]

Food Day: Join the Dietitian Food Revolution

I have the distinct privilege of traveling around the country and talking to many dietitians about their passions and their life’s work. I’ve heard from so many of you, as you share the amazing efforts you’ve made—many completely voluntary and selfless—in the quest for helping people find a more sustainable, wholesome lifestyle. I’ve talked to […]