It’s All About Food 2012

REAL Favorite Cookbooks of 2012

With so many vegan cookbooks coming out all the time, there are so many to choose from. Here are our REAL Favorite Cookbooks of 2012. 1. Ramses Bravo, BRAVO! Health-Promoting Meals From The TrueNorth Kitchen This is my personal favorite because Ramses Bravo has created recipes that are not only delicious but so good for…

Best REAL Reads of 2012

It’s time for the Best Of 2012 IT’S ALL ABOUT FOOD podcasts. There were 80 interviews this year with doctors, nutritionists, athletes, chefs and authors, all of them about food! I read a lot of books this year for my IT’S ALL ABOUT FOOD interviews. Below are my favorites. My next post will be about…

Interviews with Ellen Kamhi and Jon Krampner

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/fm3z9x/ItsAllAboutFood121812.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download 12/18/2012: Part I: Ellen Kamhi Natural Nurse Ellen Kamhi, PhD, RN, The Natural Nurse® has been involved in Natural Medicine since 1973, when she directed a program in Ethnobotany at Cochise College in Douglas, Arizona. Dr. Kamhi attended Rutgers and Cornell Universities, sat on the Panel of Traditional…

Interviews with Chad Sarno and Fran Costigan 12/11/2012

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/myf45f/ItsAllAboutFood121112.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download 12/11/2012: Part I: Chad Sarno Crazy Sexy Kitchen Chad Sarno is a chef, consultant, speaker, and committed plant activist. He has brought his unique culinary style to projects spanning public education at some of the world’s premier wellness retreats, and culinary expos to the launch of an international…

Interviews with Colleen Patrick-Goudreau and Freya Dinshah 12/4/2012

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/3zvbt4/ItsAllAboutFood120412.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download 12/4/2012: Part 1: Colleen Patrick-Goudreau The 30 Day Vegan Challenge The award-winning author of five books, including the bestselling The Joy of Vegan Baking, The Vegan Table, Color Me Vegan, Vegan’s Daily Companion, and The 30-Day Vegan Challenge, Colleen Patrick-Goudreau has guided people to becoming and staying vegan…

Interviews with Michelle McCabe and Noam Mohr

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/fmunf/ItsAllAboutFood112712.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download 11/27/2012: Part I: Michelle McCabe Food Policy & Obesity Michelle McCabe is a Research Assistant at the Rudd Center for Food Policy & Obesity at Yale University. She works with Roberta Friedman, Director of Public Policy, to research and create policy briefs and maintain the Legislative Updates. Michelle…

Interviews with Anne Dinshah and Terry Hope Romero, 11/20/2012

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/u3nwme/ItsAllAboutFood112512.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download 11/20/2012: Part I: Anne Dinshah Dating Vegans: Recipes for Relationships Anne Dinshah is a lifetime vegan and author of Dating Vegans. Her other books include Healthy Hearty Helpings, The 4 Ingredient Vegan (co-author with Maribeth Abrams), and the newly released Apples, Bean Dip, and Carrot Cake: Kids! Teach…

Interviews with James Colquhoun and Courtney Meder

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/kpq3/ItsAllAboutFood111312.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadPart I: James Colquhoun, HUNGRY FOR CHANGE From the producers of the documentary films “Food Matters” James Colquhoun and Laurentine ten Bosch say that everyone on a diet ought to get “Hungry for Change” instead. Their first film, “Food Matters” has been seen by millions who have rediscovered their…

Interviews with Tom Regan and Ricki Heller 10/23/2012

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/3kvjwa/ItsAllAboutFood102312.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download 10/23/2012: Part I: Tom Regan The Case for Animal Rights Thomas Howard Regan was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on November 28, 1938. He is an American philosopher and author (professor emeritus of philosophy at North Carolina State University) who specializes in animal rights theory. Tom Regan wrote multiple…

Interviews with Dr. Melanie Joy and Dr. William Davis 10/16/2012

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/ufcm3p/ItsAllaboutFood101712.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download 10/16/2012: Part I: Melanie Joy Carnism Melanie Joy, Ph.D., Ed.M. is the founder and president of Carnism Awareness & Action Network (CAAN). Dr. Joy is a Harvard-educated psychologist, professor of psychology and sociology at the University of Massachusetts, Boston, celebrated speaker, and the author of the award-winning primer…

Interviews with John Robbins and Mark Reinfeld 10/9/2012

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/5gwx35/ItsAllAboutFood100912.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download The song Caryn Hartglass talks about with Mark Reinfeld at the end of this program is Phidyle by Henri Duparc. It can be heard below. 10/9/2012: Part I: John Robbins No Happy Cows Groomed to follow in the footsteps of his father, John Robbins chose a different path…

Interviews with Maia Dowe and Jon Hinds 9/25/2012

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/fkacq6/ItsAllAboutFood092512.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download 9/25/2012: Part I: Maia Kobb Dowe Recovery From Autism Maia graduated from Russell Sage with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Upon graduation she took a position at the New York Hospital / Cornell Medical Center (now New York Presbyterian Hospital) where she worked in the Burn Trauma…

Interview with Robert Klitzman 9/18/2012

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/fh646x/ItsAllAboutFood091812.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download 9/18/2012: Robert L. Klitzman, MD Am I My Genes? Robert L. Klitzman is Professor of Clinical Psychiatry and the Director of the Masters of Bioethics Program at Columbia University. He co-founded and for five years co-directed the Columbia University Center for Bioethics, and is the Director of the…

Talia Fuhrman and Miyoko Schinner

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/tk2u4/ItsAllAboutFood091112.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadEpisode #166 Part I: Talia Fuhrman, Healthy Eating: Fun, Delicious, Easy Talia Fuhrman, daughter of author Joel Fuhrman M.D., has a degree in nutritional sciences from Cornell University. She is on a mission to help people understand that eating healthfully can be fun, delicious, and easy. A lover of…

Interviews with Del Sroufe and Sebastiano Cossia Castiglioni

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/ibak39/ItsAllAboutFood090412.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadEpisode #165 9/4/2012: Part I: Del Sroufe Forks Over Knives Cookbook Plant-based chefs are no longer a novelty – there are lots of people who have learned to make fabulous vegan dishes – and many are so good that most people don’t notice that the food is prepared differently.…

Interviews with Brian Clement, Zel Allen and Greg Singer

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/cuyjms/ItsAllAboutFood082912.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadEpisode #164 8/29/2012: Part I: Brian Clemente Food is Medicine Dr. Brian Clement, Ph.D., N.M.D. is director of the Hippocrates Health Institute, the world’s first and fore-most residential complementary health care facility. The institute was founded in Boston a half a century ago and relocated to West Palm Beach,…

Interviews with John Schlimm and Jenny Brown 8/22/2012

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/ndwa8b/ItsAllAboutFood082212.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadEpisode #163 8/22/2012: Part I John Schlimm Grilling Vegan Style John Schlimm, a member of one of the oldest brewing families in the United States, is the international award-winning author of several books, including The Tipsy Vegan and The Ultimate Beer Lover’s Cookbook. He holds a master’s degree from…

Interview with Julie Guthman 8/15/2012

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/ta3d/ItsAllAboutFood081512.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadEpisode #162 8/15/2012: Julie Guthman Weighing In, Obesity, Food Justice and the Limits of Capitalism Julie Guthman (Ph.D., Geography, University of California, Berkeley) is an Associate Professor in the Department of Community Studies at the University of California, Santa Cruz. She has written extensively on contemporary activist efforts to…

Interviews with Nava Atlas and Alan Goldhamer 8/8/2012

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/3gtaw/ItsAllAboutFood080812.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadEpisode #161 8/8/2012: Part I Nava Atlas Wild About Greens Nava Atlas is the author and illustrator of many books on vegetarian cooking, most recently Vegan Express, Vegan Soups and Hearty Stews for All Seasons, The Vegetarian Family Cookbook, and The Vegetarian 5-Ingredient Gourmet. The Vegan Holiday Kitchen will…

Interview with Susan Prolman 8/1/2012

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/i7v9cd/ItsAllAboutFood080112.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadEpisode #160 8/1/2012: Susan Prolman Sustainable Agriculture Susan Prolman, Executive Director of the National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition, guides the organizational development and implementation of NSAC’s strategic vision. She is a graduate of Georgetown University Law Center and a member of the DC Bar. She has advocated for a more…

Interviews with Christy Morgan and Rich Roll 7/25/2012

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/6r2yf3/ItsAllAboutFood072512.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadEpisode #159 7/25/2012: Part I: Christy Morgan Blissful Bites A vegan macrobiotic chef, Morgan offers environmentally-conscious eaters a variety of easy, palate-pleasing, healthy, and environmentally-friendly recipes in her cookbook, Blissful Bites: Vegan Meals that Nourish Mind, Body, and Planet. Also known as

Interviews with Jay Rosengarten and Dara Lovitz

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/qsejdn/ItsAllAboutFood071812.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadEpisode #158 7/18/2012: Part I: Jay Rosengarten EVOO Jay is the President of Olisur Inc. He is responsible for the marketing and distribution of the companies extra virgin olive oil in the US and Canada. He is the founder and President of The Rosengarten Group. He has over 35…

Interviews with Gary Steiner and Sue Coe, 6/21/2012

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/95f3dw/ItsAllAboutFood062012.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadEpisode #157 6/20/2012: Part I: Gary Steiner Animal Rights and The Vegan Imperative Gary Steiner is John Howard Harris Professor of Philosophy at Bucknell University. He is the author of Descartes as a Moral Thinker: Christianity, Technology, Nihilism, Anthropocentrism and Its Discontents: The Moral Status of Animals in the…

Interviews with Will Tuttle and Victoria Moran

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/eufr3/ItsAllAboutFood061312.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadEpisode #156 6/13/2012: Part I: Will Tuttle World Peace Diet Dr. Will Tuttle is an award-winning speaker, educator, author, and musician. His music, writings, and presentations focus on creativity, intuition, and compassion. Dr. Tuttle presents about 150 events yearly at conferences, retreats, and progressive churches and centers throughout North…

Interviews with Linda Riebel and Roberto Martin

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/ijq52c/ItsAllAboutFood060612.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadEpisode# 155 6/6/2012: Part I: Linda Riebel The Green Foodprint Linda Riebel, is a psychologist and environmental educator. At Saybrook University in San Francisco, where she has been on the faculty since 1993, she helped create the sustainability program. A graduate of Wellesley College, she is a member of…

Interviews with Jim VanDerPol and Jason Das

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/jjd4ca/ItsAllAboutFood053012.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download 5/30/2012: Part I: Jim VanDerPol Conversations with the Land Jim VanDerPol farms and writes in a western Minnesota world very different from the one in which he was raised in the 1950s and 1960s. The small, diversified farms and tight-knit communities of his youth have been replaced by…

Interviews with Rae Sikora, JC Corcoran and Dreena Burton

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/r7qfbx/ItsAllAboutFood052312.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadPart I: JC Corcoran, Rae Sikora, Plant Peace Daily Jim (JC) Corcoran co-founded and served as president of VegMichigan, the state’s largest vegetarian organization, for seven years. He is a retired fire captain/paramedic/training officer, has a BS in Emergency Medicine and is certified in the Living Foods Lifestyle. Jim…

Interviews with Ruby Roth and Aaron Bobrow-Strain

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/mgytvv/ItsAllAboutFood051612.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download 5/16/2012: Part I: Ruby Roth Vegan Is Love Ruby Roth is an artist, designer, and writer living in Los Angeles. A vegan since 2003, she was teaching art in an after-school program when the children’s interest in healthy foods and veganism first inspired her to write her first…

Interviews with Amber Shea Crawley and Ryan Andrews

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/p6pxcf/ItsAllAboutFood042512.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download 4/25/2012: Part I: Amber Shea Crawley Practically Raw: Flexible Raw Recipes Anyone Can Make Amber Shea Crawley is a linguist, chef, and author specializing in healthful vegan and raw food. Known for her flexible recipes and friendly voice, she was classically trained in the art of gourmet living…

Interview with Peter Seidel 4/18/2012

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/y5r9rb/ItsAllAboutFoodt041812.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download 4/18/2012: Peter Seidel Invisible Walls: Why We Ignore the Damage We Inflict on the Planet and Ourselves Before obtaining a MS in Architecture from Illinois Institute of Technology as a student of architect Mies van der Rohe and planner Ludwig Hilberseimer, Seidel worked as a farmhand, factory worker,…

Interviews with Jennifer Cockrall-King, Erica Meier and Alejandro Junger, MD

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/c9gxf8/ItsAllAboutFood041112.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download 4/11/2012: Part I: Jennifer Cockrall-King Food and the City: Urban Agriculture and the New Food Revolution. Jennifer Cockrall-King (Edmonton, Alberta, Canada) is a freelance journalist and food writer whose work has appeared in the Chicago Sun-Times, National Post, Canadian Geographic, Maclean’s, and other major publications. She blogs about…

Interviews with Atina Diffley and Karen Le Billon

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/p5cm5/ItsAllAboutFood040412.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download 4/4/2012: Part I: Atina Diffley Turn Here Sweet Corn: Organic Farming Works. Atina Diffley is an organic vegetable farmer who now educates consumers, farmers, and policymakers about organic farming through the consulting business Organic Farming Works LLC, owned by her and her husband, Martin. From 1973 through 2007,…

Caryn Ginsberg, Animal Impact

http://responsibleeatingandliving.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/03/ItsAllAboutFood032812-caryn-ginsberg.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadCaryn Ginsberg, Animal Impact\ After a corporate career that included senior positions in strategy and marketing, Caryn Ginsberg co-founded Priority Ventures Group which has helped businesses and nonprofits achieve better outcomes for over 16 years. Caryn brings over 20 years experience with clients ranging from the Fortune 500 to…

Celebrating The 3rd Anniversary of IT’S ALL ABOUT FOOD!

http://responsibleeatingandliving.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/03/ItsAllAboutFood032112-CarynHartglass.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadOn this show I celebrate 3 years of hosting the weekly IT’S ALL ABOUT FOOD program with the Progressive Radio Network. I started on March 25, 2009. Since that time I have hosted 145 shows, interviewing 155 unique guests. I am so grateful for this experience, I have learned…

Interviews with Kim Barnouin and Amie Hamlin

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/msvepj/ItsAllAboutFood031412.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download LISTEN TO THE ENTIRE PROGRAM BELOW AT THE BOTTOM OF THE POST.  Listen to: PART I WITH KIM BARNOUIN Listen to: PART II WITH AMIE HAMLIN 3/14/2012: Part I: Kim Barnouin Skinny Bitch Book of Vegan Swaps She is the co-author of the New York Times Bestseller Skinny…

Interview with Eric Weltman

http://prn.fm/wp-content/uploads/2012/03/ItsAllAboutFood030712.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download 3/7/2012: Eric Weltman Food And Water Watch Eric Weltman is Senior Organizer for Food & Water Watch in New York. He has over 20 years of experience leading social justice campaigns and building progressive power. Eric has helped direct ground-breaking coalitions, organize high-visibility media events, write influential publications,…

Interviews with Donna Michelle Beaudoin and Doron Petersan

http://responsibleeatingandliving.com/shows/ItsAllAboutFood022912.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download 2/29/2012: Part I: Donna Beaudoin Sister Vegetarian Donna Michelle Beaudoin is an Author and Motivator who inspires and puts the burning passion in you to lead a healthy, drama-free lifestyle as a vegetarian or vegan. She is the author of Sister Vegetarian’s 31 Days of Drama-Free Vegetarian and…

Interviews with Barbara Gates and Milton Mills, MD

2/22/2012: Part I: Barbara Gates Lean & Green Kids Barbara Cole-Gates is the Director of Lean & Green Kids. She is the mother of two smart and spirited teens, Jack and Lucy. She earned her BFA from San Diego State University in drama/acting, and now and again works as a professional actress in Southern California…

2/15/2012 Interview with Molly Phemister

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/75k89g/ItsAllAboutFood021512.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download 2/15/2012: Molly Phemister Eatcology Molly Phemister is the founder of eatcology.com, a blog focused on the nexus of ecology, design, and community food systems. She holds a Master of Landscape Architecture from the University of Virginia, as well as a Master of Education and a BA in Art.…

Interviews with Priscilla Feral and Nick Brannigan

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/ziiwhq/ItsAllAboutFood020812.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download 2/8/2012: Part I: Priscilla Feral Friends Of Animals Priscilla Feral is the Friends of Animal President, who works out of FoA’s International Headquarters in Darien, Connecticut. 2/8/2012: Part II: Nick Branningan Genetically Modified Food Nick Brannigan is the author of I’m Eating WHAT?!?: The Health Risks of Genetically…

2/1/2012 Interview with Dawn Moncrief

2/1/2012: Dawn Moncrief A Well-Fed World A Well-Fed World Founding Director / Board Director – Dawn Moncrief has been a social justice advocate (for people and animals) since the mid-90’s. She has two master’s degrees from The George Washington University: one in International Relations, the other in Women’s Studies, both focusing on economic development. Her…

1/25/2012 Interviews with Hannah Kaminsky and Alan Roettinger

http://responsibleeatingandliving.com/shows/ItsAllAboutFood012512.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download 1/25/2012: Part I: Hannah Kaminsky Sweet Vegan Hannah Kaminsky began playing in the kitchen at a very young age, encouraged by her drive to create accessible and delicious animal-free eats. By her senior year of high school, she was already busy working on her first cookbook, a vegan…

1/11/2012 Interviews with Betsy Carson, Toni Fiore, Miyoko Schinner, Terry Hope Romero, Johanna McCloy

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/tstzw5/ItsAllAboutFoodt011112.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download 1/11/2011: PART I: Betsy Carson, Toni Fiore, Miyoko Schinner, Terry Hope Romero Vegan Mashup The filmmaker Betsy Carson has a passion for sharing the benefits of a plant-based diet, and is fueled by a lack of vegan programming options. Since 2005 she has produced 52 episodes of the…

1/4/2012 Interview with Shira Lane

http://itsallaboutfood.podbean.com/mf/web/urfhnj/ItsAllAboutFood010412.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download 1/4/2011: Shira Lane The Milk Documentary Shira Lane: born in Israel, raised in Australia and returned to Israel to serve the Israeli Army. In 2001 Lane graduated from Entertainment and Performing Arts School, Beit-Zvi. In 2002 her television career launched with Israeli TV Drama series ‘Tipol Nimratz’. When…