Food Babe: Shining A Radiant Light
Food Babe. She is a force to be reckoned with, most recently with her efforts to get Kraft to pull artificial food colors and dyes from the products that they sell here in the United States. And she has made incredible strides, most likely because of her gorgeous approach and the fact that Kraft has already removed artificial dyes from their products in other countries. But she is so much more than just boxed noodles, she is a force for good when it comes to cleaning up our food supply. So we wanted to shine a light on this beautiful food crusader.
Your Occupation: Previously a Management Consultant, now a Food Activist, Writer and Speaker
Your Blog/Website: http://foodbabe.com
Your Twitter Profile: @thefoodbabe
Your Go-to food that you can’t live without: Organic green salads with lots of raw vegetables – they make me feel incredible.
What characteristic do you most admire in a person? Cleverness
What do you most deplore? Negativity
What is your best trait? Tenacity
Which person living or dead would you most like to have a meal with? My Mother In Law who died from ovarian cancer 3 years ago. I wish she were here to see what she inspired in me.
What would you serve? Homemade fresh green juice and Indian food.
What trait do you most deplore in our food? Industry chemicals and pesticides
If you could deliver five words to Congress, what would they be? Retire everyone at the FDA (and start over!)
If the USDA asked you to replace the word “Organic,” what word would you use? Food Babe Certified
If you were a piece of food, what would you be? Arugula – nutrient dense with a spicy bite
What is your current state of mind? Educating people about safe and healthy food is now my life’s work. I wake up everyday with so much energy. If I could clone myself, I would, just so I could reach even more people.
What is your motto? Don’t let anyone ever tell you “No”.