Summer Rayne Oakes , Food-Lover
Brooklyn, New York
Founder of sugardetox.me - a step-by-step journey to help people reduce or eliminate their sugar cravings. Summerrayne.net
Soft drink, soft price: Soda prices found to be significantly low: Healthy alternative milk is 160 percent more expensive on average
Can we get people to drink healthier options if we provide more cost-effective healthier options? "Researchers found a huge disparity between the price of soda, which is linked to the prevalence ...
Dietary restriction increases lifespan through effects on the gut
"Dietary restriction, or limited food intake without malnutrition, has beneficial effects on longevity in many species, including humans. A new study represents a major advance in understanding how...
Western-style diet linked to state-dependent memory inhibition -- ScienceDaily
Not sure what I think about classifying obesity as a disease, but this is worth a read. "Obesity may ultimately be a disease of the brain, involving a progressive deterioration of various cognitive...
Want Kids To Eat More Veggies? Market Them With Cartoons : The Salt : NPR
"The food industry has long marketed highly processed products to kids with characters like Tony the Tiger. But similar tactics can also work to sway school kids to eat more vegetables, a study fin...
Foodstand Spotlight July 2016 Photos Now Up on Facebook!
Our Spotlight photos from this evening's event are up now on Facebook. If you want to watch the Live video recording, you can do so on Facebook as well. Thanks all for coming!
Taking on synthetic dyes from Middle Tennesee
One of my friends from college, Sarah Bellos, is merging agriculture with dyes. Not totally food-related, but still very fascinating, particularly because it's putting agriculture back in the hands...
Men drinking craft beer, women eating quinoa, and other millennial foodie trends, ranked - The Washington Post
"Millennials can be too much with their foodie trends." #FoodNews
This is what happens when you DON'T have a backyard: You grow 500 plants in your apartment. 💚🙃
4yr Brooklyn, NY
Thanks to Modern Farmer and Aliza for the piece. "I think that the only way I've really been able to survive in New York is by surrounding myself with plants,” says Summer Rayne Oakes, who lives ...
Casa Mono spread and sunset.
Perfect way to end an evening....
Not every day you get Chef Anthony Sasso of Casa Mono cook for you!
4yr Casa Mono
Produced an event this week and had the pleasure of Chef Sasso whip up some delish tapas! Check out their restaurant on Irving Pl.