Food Bloggers Against Hunger…5 things you can do, starting today.

Food Bloggers Against HungerThe International Food Bloggers Conference has asked food bloggers to dedicate a post today (April 8th) to discuss hunger in America. This day of awareness is hosted by The Giving Table. Here’s more about it from the NY Times.

So, let’s discuss this…

1 in 5 children are hungry in America.

Yes, America. They live in Oregon, Washington, California, Dallas, New York, Colorado, and every other state. From coast to coast there are millions of children who have no idea where their next meal is going to come from.
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All-American Open-Faced Hamburgers & Baked Sweet Potato Chips

Here’s a sneak peek at next week!

Dinner 7

All-American Open-Faced Hamburgers & Baked Sweet Potato Chips

All-American Open-Faced Hamburgers

In the late 18th century, to attract German sailors, food stands along the New York harbor offered “steak cooked in the Hamburg style”. Fletcher Davis of Athens, Texas, is believed to have sold what Americans would traditionally consider “hamburgers” at his café in the late 1880s, then brought them to the 1904 St. Louis World’s Fair.

The rest, as they say, is history!

Yield: 2 servings          Active Time: 25 min.   Total Time: 55 min.

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