Archive for June 2016

Because prayers alone won't make a difference: 25 simple acts of kindness

Enough already. Just over six months ago we were praying for Paris, and now we’re doing it all over again with Orlando. Prayers and moments of silence aren’t working; we need moments of serious discussion and change.  Maybe we can’t stop gun violence or prejudice in one day, but every day we can do small... Read more »

4 Favorite New Snacks Found at the 2016 Snacks and Sweets Expo

One of my favorite perks of owning  Favor the Earth is access to Chicago’s Snacks & Sweets Expo. Since I hate being scared, this show is better than Halloween could ever be. Picture McCormick Place filled with every candy and snacks vendor. It’s a sample-junkie’s heaven…without the scary costumes. While the big players- Ferrara Pan,... Read more »