Baby Grabs Bottle - © ucsfbenioffchildrens.org

I’m sure you’ve heard about the big baby formula shortage in the U.S. Well, it’s also affecting Canada, as do so many issues we share, due to our geographic and cultural closeness. But I’m old enough to remember previous occasions when baby formula made big headlines…

High Food Prices - © bbq4dummies.com

We haven’t felt the heavy, cold hand of serious food shortages here in North America (yet), nor have we experienced the kind of economic inflation they’re suffering under in the UK and EC. But their current situation, quantified in a new poll, may be a preview of what’s to come for us…

Amphorae - © AdMeskins via Wikipedia Commons

Here is a great topic for a post: a chance to do some history, some science and some traveling all at the same time. Ever wonder why the Romans used clay jars to store and transport food products? They knew a secret other ancient civilizations knew: the preserving power of clay!