People stay awake at night thinking about different things. I lay awake thinking about food. But not, like, delicious dishes. I stare at the ceiling fretting about how this planet is going to feed the growing population in the face of a changing climate, ocean acidification, less water, more desertification. I don’t think I am alone here? The problems we face are so epic, the stakes so high, that I rarely find comfort or hope… just more worry on top of concern. But I’ve had enough of that.
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For yesterday’s Paltry Pantry episode with Kelsey Miller, I got to revive the dish I survived on through grad school: my Goodness Bowl. A Goodness Bowl is a delicious comfort food that I invented to cope with grad school stress. It has practicallyÂ all the nutrition you need in one meal â€“ grains, veggies, proteins, and healthy fats â€“ but it’s also incredibly fast to make and DELISH. You can see in the video just how quickly this Goodness grain bowl comes together!