06 January 2014

4 Reasons Why You Should Learn to Cook

  1. Have fun.
    • Unleash your creativity through exploring unlimited food possibilities.
    • Cook with your significant other (or woo one your way ;-).
    • Host family and friends to share an ancient human ritual and universal bonding experience.
  2. Be healthier.
    • Know what's in what you are eating and how it was prepared.
    • [see Michael Pollan's talk in the video embedded below]
      • "Eat anything you want, just cook it yourself."
      • "Poor women who cook have healthier diets than wealthy women who don't.
    • [see article The only way to defeat the food industry: Cook more]
      • "Stop worrying about the food industry, stop worrying about fast food. Just don’t eat it. Cook more.
  3. Save money.
  4. Connect with Mother Nature.
    • "...cuisine is the most important link between nature and culture." Alex Atala, world-famous Brazilian chef.
    • Explore the abundance and diversity of ingredients and food possibilities in this wonderful world we live in, learn more about them and understand where they come from, and enjoy the amazing things you can create with food to nourish your mind, body, and soul.
Bon app├ętit!

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