July 3, 2008

Coming Clean About Our Own Fruit & Vegetable Intake

Following up on our recent discussion about whether it’s OK to hide veggies in food prepared for picky little eaters, there’s an interesting post at Well about the tendency of adults to, er, vastly overestimate their own intake of fruits and vegetables.

The post, which is based on a small, self-reporting study of 163 women, also includes a funny excerpt of “Unhappy Meals,” a 2007 NYT magazine article by one of my favorite food writers, Michael Pollan.

Plus: Beets …. mmmm ….


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