A plant-based way of eating has become extremely popular in recent years, and the trend will only continue to boom further. Options for meat, egg, and even fish substitutes are proliferating on the market, and once-niche items like veggie burgers, tofu, tempeh, and jackfruit are becoming more mainstream in grocery stores and on restaurant menus.
While some of these plant-based eats aren’t here to mimic actual meat, others are beloved exactly for that reason—they resemble the real thing closely in both texture and flavor. So it’s now easier than ever to
WILMINGTON — Port City Daily publishes the Food Truck Tracker every Friday, so folks can know where to access the best mobile eats while planning their weekend activities.
All schedules, which will run Friday to Friday, are subject to weather conditions and cancellations. The addresses of where the food trucks will be parked are alphabetized at the bottom.
Run a food truck and want to be included? Send schedules every Thursday by noon to Shea Carver
What role does food play in your life, you know besides the obvious “no food-no life” equation? Some of us have our few favorites and we regularily eat just what we know. Others see food as part of life’s great adventure and are always willing to look and cook fry and try new things all the time. Some eat to fuel specific activities and some eat to avoid dealing with feelings. In other words, food is complex and can play an important role in better health.
Food even has a place in medicine and not just for jokes
It’s no secret that fast food isn’t a good candidate for a nutritious breakfast. But some menu items are especially unhealthy, while others offer at least a few redeeming qualities. If your mornings feel busier than ever, and you just need to hit a drive-thru before work to avoid hunger pains in your morning meeting, there are some fast-food breakfasts to generally steer clear of.
We spoke with Jay Cowin, registered nutritionist and director of formulations for ASYSTEM, and Julie Andrews, registered dietitian and chef, to identify some of the least nutritional fast-food breakfasts out there (in no