Utterly unassuming, Win Son blends in with the bodegas, used furniture shops and chinese restaurants that pepper every corner of this bustling stretch of Graham Avenue on border between Bushwick and Williamsburg. An array of Brooklynites assembled for weekend brunch...

School Lunch is Free. For Everybody.

Until the start of this school year, less than a third of NYC public schools offered free lunch to all students. Now, thanks to more intensive tracking of student backgrounds, the city has discovered that it qualifies for a federal program that funds school lunches....
Recipe of the Week: Plum Chia Jam

Recipe of the Week: Plum Chia Jam

One of the exciting aspects of the Allergic to Salad curriculum is that it empowers young children to embrace cooking skills that many adults view as advanced. We make butter from scratch, ferment our own sauerkraut, and teach children how easy it can be to preserve...
Tour at Terri

Tour at Terri

Last week we got to see behind the scenes at Terri’s main kitchen in Long Island City, sample their green juices, cook up some brownies, and learn about the magic behind plant-based eating. Terri, founded by two best friends who named the business after their...
Bees and Borage in Brooklyn, Oh My!

Bees and Borage in Brooklyn, Oh My!

There was a heat index of 105 degrees but on the grounds of the world’s largest rooftop farm, a strong breeze was blowing and soil shifted slightly in the sunlight. Our group of Allergic to Salad students got to explore nearly every corner of this magical farm,...
Make Your Own Smoothies

Make Your Own Smoothies

Is Sugar from Fruit the Same as Sugar From Candy? The simple answer is no, mainly because consuming fruit in its whole form comes along with fiber and nutrients such as vitamin C. Consuming fruit juices (even fresh-squeezed juices and some store bought smoothies) does...
In Season: Tomatillos

In Season: Tomatillos

Tomatillos, AKA husk tomatoes, are a plant native to the American continent that are an indispensable ingredient in Mexican and other South American cuisine. They also happen to be in season in the late summer/early fall which makes this the perfect time for...
Plant-Based Diets: Beans Before Beef

Plant-Based Diets: Beans Before Beef

Do you ever wonder if individual dietary choices make a difference? New research by Helen Harwatt indicates that just switching out beans for beef in the American diet could bring us close to meeting the Greenhouse Gas reduction goals set for 2020 by President...

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