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5 Versatile Lunch Spots in Chicago

By Kacey, Bradley: Trying to figure out where you’re going to eat lunch is no joke. Big cities like Chicago have so many to choose from and there will always be someone telling you what’s good and what’s not. That’s why before you head out for your next lunch date, …

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Spotlight: 7 Restaurants with Great Gluten-Free Menus

By Kacey Bradley: Not too long ago, walking into a restaurant and requesting the gluten-free menu might lead to a confused stare from the server. Now, however, the dietary choice is mainstream. At least 3 million Americans have celiac disease, in which gluten causes an inflammatory response in the small intestine. …

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New California Law Could Allow Diners to Bring Own Containers

By Fredrica Syren: A new law passed in California provides guidelines for restaurants regarding how to safely fill consumers’ own reusable containers. This is a huge step for anyone trying to avoid single use plastic and wanting to bring their own reusable containers.  I know the most sustainable choice is …

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Vegan in Paris

By Fredrica Syren: Last week we were in France, in Cannes first, and then took the train to Paris. I must admit I was a bit worried about finding vegan food in France. It was a bit of a struggleIn Cannes, but luckily we always stay in an Airbnb, so …

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Kid’s Restaurant Menu—The Call for Healthy Kids’ Food

By Fredrica Syren: Last weekend we went to an all vegan and raw restaurant here in Stockholm. To my kids’ delight, they had a huge menu to choose from: smoothies, breads with dips, cut up veggies with hummus, fruit slices and much, much more. They settled on beet smoothies, cut up …

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Chipotle, Foodborne Illnesses, and Sustainability

By Emma Grace Fairchild: Food safety is a complex process. It is also an industry that must constantly adapt to our changing technology and food supply. As consumers, we expect the foods we purchase and prepare to be safe and not to make us sick: however — from bacterial contamination …

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Kids Food In Restaurants–Leaves Something To Be Desired

By Fredrica Syren: Last weekend we went to an all vegan and raw restaurant here in Stockholm. To my kids’ delight, they had a huge menu to choose from: smoothies, breads with dips, cut up veggies with hummus, fruit slices and much, much more. They settled on beet smoothies, cut up veggies …

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Big Chain Hamburgers Aiming For Sustainable

By Kim Robson: About a year ago, McDonald’s announced it would be working with its supply chain of ranchers and packers toward its goal of purchasing sustainable beef starting in 2016. Canada is the program’s pilot country, and verified sustainable beef should be appearing in McDonald’s restaurants there sometime next …

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Eating Green — Sustainable Restaurants on the Rise

By Dawna Matthews: You may have noticed a word around town, in places you shop, on the internet, and in restaurants and cafes. The word is “sustainable.” What does sustainable mean? It means to use methods or techniques that do not completely use all resources and allow for future use. …

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