Posted in June 2012


Got a globe?  Then you can play a dinner table/global affairs inspiring game that my family invented years ago.  We call it Stump.  Here’s what we do. Go get your globe.  Then someone tries to stump someone else at the dinner table.  The person being stumped closes his or her eyes while the stumper chooses … Continue reading

Four Questions

The subtitle of this blog is food + conversation + people = dinner.  I tend to focus on the food part, as that’s a strong interest of mine.  But I believe that the conversation part of the dinner is just as important.  Last night at dinner I was reminded of a simple practice that my … Continue reading

The Farm Bill and the Dinner Table

The senate is about to vote on the 2012 Farm Bill.  Why should you care?  What does this huge, complex piece of legislation have to do with the dinner table?  A lot.  The affordability, sustainability and quality of food for the American dinner table is at stake, and your government representatives need to hear from … Continue reading