CK Friday Links--Friday August 12, 2011

Here's yet another selection of interesting links from around the internet. As always, I welcome your thoughts and your feedback.

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Think that Tropicana Pure Premium is really 100% pure juice? Then how can every carton possibly taste exactly the same? (Food Renegade) From the author of Squeezed.

Twelve high-protein alternative to meat. (Dietriffic) Bonus Post: Six ways to boost your metabolism.

Have you ever wondered where the idea of the standard 2,000 calorie diet came from? (Food Politics)

How to keep your knives sharp. (Beyond Salmon)

Recipe Links:
An easy summer favorite you can make in under 30 minutes: Pasta with Zucchini and Mushrooms. (Very Culinary)

Laughably easy and intriguing: Stir Fry Chick Peas. (Quay Po Cooks, via Chow & Chatter)

A simple homemade Three Olive Tapenade. (For The Love of Cooking)

Off-Topic Links:
Why it's easier than ever to negotiate that 6% real estate commission. (Consumerism Commentary)

Getting over yourself. (Dana Richardson)

How did we go from Thoreau to our reckless self-absorbed culture of today--in barely 100 years? (Grant McCracken)

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Mel the Dietitian said...

Thanks for the link, Daniel.

Have a good weekend!

Daniel said...

Melanie, thank you. Those are both excellent articles. You have an exceptional site--keep it going!