I like the idea of cooking in glass (though it seems a little risky shatter-wise.) I can't seem to find many new borosilicate or quartz glass pans, they all seem to be the 70s era Pyrex flameware / corning glass. Are any of you cooking... (more)
Looking to switch from plastic to glass food storage containers to avoid. Are all the brands the same?? Is there a safer brand or all they all pretty safe as far as chemicals and toxins?
I save all of the glass jars from any products I buy from the store, like sauces and almond butter..etc I usually wash them really well and run the m through the dishwasher and re-use them to store things like rendered duck fat, ghee or home made... (more)
I was driving on a sunny afternoon when I starting wondering about this. My feeling is that glass may filter out key components of sunlight that would otherwise make it optimal for vitamin D production among other physiological effects. Perhaps... (more)
It is my understanding that glass blocks virtually all UVB rays, which are necessary for the production of vitamin d in the skin. Suppose you wanted to build a sunroom or solarium onto your house for use during colder weather months. Does anyone... (more)
Loblaws sells a food processor with a glass bowl. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e3tsfRdf9u8
I've been getting increasingly daring about going barefoot on trails and streets. Yesterday I took a long barefoot walk on some dirt trails in a city park, and though I saw some small glass shards here and there decided to keep going sans sandals.... (more)
Go for it--city or country. It took me nearly a year to gather the courage to go barefoot in NYC, and what helped put me over was a talk by Barefoot Ken Bob, then meeting Petur at MovNat, who goes everywhere barefoot in Iceland, as well as when... (more)
Fun article about fermented foods in the Arctic circle
Who wants to do Whole30 with me?
Paleo and Body Type Theory?