National Food Day

Teaching the virtues eating health to the next generation at Liholiho Elementary.

Teaching the virtues eating health to the next generation at Liholiho Elementary.

Our very own Satomi Goo, along with fellow Dames of Le Dames d’Escoffier, hosted a fun and informative nutrition workshop for students, faculty and parents at Liholiho Elementary. They dined on Chia Pudding and Kale Smoothies as part of the National Food Day movement.

Joleen Oshiro wrote this article on Le Dames d’Escoffier, Hawaii Chapter’s Food Day event in the Star Advertiser:

“It’s entertaining to watch the Iron Chefs transform a secret ingredient in Kitchen Stadium. It’s fun to visit a food truck event and try the latest food on a stick or dolled-up burger.

But our obsessive interest in all things food should count for more than simply pop-culture amusement. With childhood obesity on the rise, small farms struggling to stay competitive, rising numbers of Americans considered “food insecure” and the toll of factory farms on the environment, there is no shortage of food issues to ponder and act upon.”

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About The Leaf Lover
Aloha, my name is Byron Goo. I started our company in 1995 in my garage. Tea has taken me all over the world since then and I continue to be a student of the leaf and of life. The Leaf Lover is a way for me to share about my passion for tea and our small business. I wear many hats including CEO of the company but I think of myself simply as a tea maker.

One Response to National Food Day

  1. Kim says:

    This blog is really wonderful! I can’t wait to read through the archives. I really enjoyed your lemon chamomile tea at the Alan Wong restaurant in the new International Marketplace. That’s saying a lot because I usually am not impressed with the tea selection at food establishments or even at markets around here. I’ve been to Target, Foodland Farms, Foodland regular, and Kokua Market and have not found your tea. I will go down the list of vendors listed on the website. I will find it! I will prevail!

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