Food Education

Waistlines: The Only Thing Benefitting From Our Ignorance of Food

Gareth Barlow | Posted 11.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Gareth Barlow

A weird situation has developed: globally around one billion people are malnourished and conversely two billion are obese. One might argue that if the weight on the scales was redistributed, some form of equilibrium could be found.

Mira's Young Chefs - Hands-on, Educational and Fun Cooking Classes

Food Revolution | Posted 15.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Food Revolution

I come from a family that appreciates and enjoys the pleasures of cooking, eating and sitting around the table, and sharing a meal with family and friends.

From Farm to Fork - Whose Responsibility Is It?

Sian Breslin | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sian Breslin

Tesco say that they felt it is their duty to reconnect food for children, as 80% of parents feel that their children are not as healthy as they were when they themselves were children. However whose fault is that? The grocer? The teacher? Or the people? Who is best to turn the health of the nation around?

Food and Family Fun on the Big Rig Mobile Kitchen

Food Revolution | Posted 08.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Food Revolution

They were wrapping up for the day, but she mentioned the free cooking classes taking place in Fresno the following weeks. I was familiar with the Food Revolution, and was excited to be a part of its mission!

The Food Revolution in Uruguay

Food Revolution | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Food Revolution

Since 2011, our Food Revolution Uruguay ambassador team has aimed at getting together people who foster a like-minded spirit and take part in different projects sharing the same food goals.

74 Countries Celebrate Food Revolution Day

Food Revolution | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Food Revolution

Food Revolution Day is all about joining together with friends, family, colleagues and neighbours to make noise about good food and essential cooking skills and we couldn't be more amazed at just how many people embraced the day!

Combining a Love of Food and Food Education

Food Revolution | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Food Revolution

It wasn't until after the births of my son and daughter that I became increasingly aware of how difficult it was to teach children how to eat healthy in a very unhealthy world of processed, sugar laden and artificially coloured foods. I was becoming even more aware of how challenging it was to find enough time to prepare healthy meals and snacks with our busy family schedule.

A Fascination With Real Food

Food Revolution | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Food Revolution

Raw ingredients are always fresh and seasonal, with an emphasis on nutritional balance. When available, herbs, squash, and lettuces are picked fresh from our student-run garden. Sometimes, there's a bit of chicken, and often there's a delicious dessert with unexpected ingredients.

Taking a Class at Huntington's Kitchen

Food Revolution | Posted 11.12.2012 | UK
Food Revolution

I recently had the opportunity to make a rare work trip to Huntington, West Virginia. Since Pittsburgh is only a five-hour drive away from Huntington, I assumed that it had similar characteristics to my hometown, technically the largest city in Appalachia. While our accents were different, the warmth of the people in Huntington was definitely not.

Bringing the Food Revolution to Romania

Food Revolution | Posted 28.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Food Revolution

As compared to a lot of the other Food Revolution Community Ambassadors who come from the food service industry and have qualified experience in this field, I come from the world of art and theatre.

10 Keys To Preventing Childhood Obesity

Food Revolution | Posted 21.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Food Revolution

It is never too early to begin teaching healthy lifestyle habits to our youngsters. Just like bathing and tooth brushing, these positive habits are foundational life skills.

Real Food Ambassadors Join Forces

Food Revolution | Posted 07.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Food Revolution

At the beginning of August we launched our community Food Revolution Ambassador Program to engage voluntary leaders throughout the year and continue to reach communities worldwide in standing up for real food and better food education.