group: Ijaaz Omer, Kara Robertson Things that we enjoy during the semester Yelp reviews vending machines farmers market My week as a waiter Recipe article about Detroit   They all seem to have a social element. Interactions cause by food. (i.e. the patron wouldn’t have talked to the waiter without food.) Food creates the opportunity…

Things I have to change

Well the first time I didn’t really read the instructions. So my first priority is to rewrite my essay. I wanted to argue against the locavore movement so I used outside sources. But the assignment limits me to articles discussed in class and not outside sources. Even though my sources are valid (studies from the…

What interest me most was when we had to do independent research. Especially the food person blog post and the farmer’s market essay. It allowed for me to actually enjoy the writing because arbitrary guidelines didn’t have to be met. The food prep essay was probably the only essay I didn’t mind writing.

4/21 post

What interest me the most was the food prep essay and the blog post about the the celebrity chef. What I liked about the food prep essay was how we had to connect food with community and culture. My particular essay was about how local eateries bettered a community. My celebrity chef blog post was…

ICECREAM

  Today is the 36th birthday of Ben and Jerry’s! The cone I had was milk and cookies. I thought it was like cookies and cream but there were bits of chocolate cookies in it.

I first heard about Christine Ha when I watched a video of the Jubilee Project. She was the season three MasterChef winner. What was special about this contestant was her lack of sight. Her tale is inspirational. Christine Ha was not born blind, but instead lost her sight at the age of 28. Despite the…