The citizens of Japan are on my mind today. If you want to donate to disaster relief efforts through the Red Cross, visit Redcross.org to learn how. Or you can text “REDCROSS” to 90999 to donate $10, which will be added to your cell phone bill. Also this article in Time magazine details other organizations working to help people.
The people of Japan need the basics. With USDA rules and regulations governing school lunch and FDA monitoring our country’s food supply, it’s easy to forget that food is supposed to be simple. In times of need, I am reminded of that fact.
What are the foods you eat during times of crisis? Which staples do you turn to for simple nourishment?