Erin Sirianni

Erin Sirianni is a Seattle-based freelance writer. Find her on Twitter and Google+.

Beyond chicken patties: How to improve school lunch without spending more

As kids go back to school this month, cafeteria expert Kate Adamick is working with parents and school administrators to rethink school lunch budgeting in radical new ways.

With her new gardening book, Michelle Obama stays away from politics

Michelle Obama's new book, "American Grown," reflects on the first lady's move away from food policy and toward individual and grassroots efforts.

Processed red meat: The worst of two worlds

Eating red meat regularly is hard enough on the body, but recent science says that when that meat is processed it could raise one's chances of deadly disease significantly.