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Trauma-informed Nutrition

Food and Mental Health We know that food is key to survival, and that nutrition affects our physical health. But what’s less often discussed is our diet’s effect on our mental health. Studies have shown that the food we eat affects the way our brains function,...

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The Importance of BIPOC Leadership

BIPOC leadership is important for leaders, employees, organizations, and communities everywhere. Here’s why it’s necessary and meaningful, and why we at Appetite For Change are staunch supporters of BIPOC leadership opportunities.   Combating Inequality Creating...

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Social Eating: How Sharing Meals Builds Connection

The importance of social connection can’t be understated: humans are social creatures. We bond with each other in many ways, but one of the most compelling and cozy ways is over food. Food and relationships go together like peanut butter and jelly.   Social...

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Past, Present and Future. Together.

Past, Present and Future. Together.

As we take in a deep breath, close our eyes, make a special wish, and blow out the candles on our birthday cake, we are feeling it all! We reflect on this rich, joyful eleven year history of ours.  Since that very first community cooks gathering in 2012, we have done...

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What Is Food Justice?

What Is a Food System? To understand food justice, we first need to understand food systems. UNICEF defines food systems as “the public policy decisions; the national and global systems and supply chains; and the individuals and groups—public and private—that...

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Food and Cultural Identity

The saying that “you are what you eat” is often used to encourage healthy eating, but could it also say something about the cultural importance of food? What we eat—and our relationship with food—is actually a considerable part of cultural identity.   Cultural...

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