Check your score below to see if you are a foodie or not. Or perhaps, you are checking for a friend, or someone you know?
- You take a cooler of snacks and food with you on any trip lasting more than five hours
- You are on a first name basis with at least three local farmers
- You know the vast difference between grass-fed and grass-finished beef.
- You groan when invited to a potluck attended by mostly unconscious people.
- You’ve contributed money to the “Millions Against Monsanto” project, more than once.
- You can count on your fingers the number of restaurants that serve food you approve of.
- You really love watching PBS food shows.
- Even Japanese people think your food is strange.
- You’ve alienated about 15 of your closest family and friends over food discussions.
- You have at least three different cutting boards (of course you would never chop garlic on the vegetable board!).
- You try to find raw organic butter made from not only from a grass-fed herd, but from the springtime milk.
- Traveling to Asia to try out a rare fruit is not out of the question.
Check your score! If you answered “YES!” to the above questions
in the range of 9 to 12 – you are definitely a foodie.
in the range of 5 to 8 – you are on your way.
4 or less – we will bring you flowers when we visit you in the hospital.
Of course, the ultimate foodie grows their own food.
Got any other criteria? Comment down below!
Marjory Wildcraft is an Expedition Leader and Bioneer Blogger with The [Grow] Network, which is an online community that recognizes the wisdom of “homegrown food on every table.” Marjory has been featured as an expert on sustainable living by National Geographic, she is a speaker at Mother Earth News fairs, and is a returning guest on Coast to Coast AM. She is an author of several books, but is best known for her “Grow Your Own Groceries” video series, which is used by more than 300,000 homesteaders, survivalists, universities, and missionary organizations around the world.