As you sit down to eat with your family during the holidays, take a moment to appreciate the food and people you have in your lives. My professor from American University once shared images from the book, Hungry Planet: What the World Eats, with our class to open our eyes to how the world really eats.
In the book, photographer Peter Menzel and writer Faith D’Aluisio profile 30 families around the world, each with a week’s worth of groceries. The photo-essays offer a glimpse into each family’s lifestyle and eating habits.
The husband-and-wife team wanted to see how globalization, migration and rising affluence are affecting the diets of communities around the globe.- NPR.