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)