|The National Archives|
Recently, Ward, Theodore, and I went to the National Archives to see an exhibit on how the government has influenced our food over the last couple hundred years. We all found it very interesting --even Theodore who would have preferred to stay at home.
Pictures were strictly forbidden, but here are a couple of things from the web site that we saw on display.
This is when they started to fortify white flour with B vitamins.
Doughnuts are made with flour so...
|Notice that butter has it's own food group.|
|Lady Bird Johnson's Chili Recipe|
|An interesting and fun exhibit|
Note: Besides the food exhibit, we also saw the Magna Carta, the Declaration of Independence, and the tally sheet from when George Washington was elected president. Amazing!