My 24 years without eating (nearly) any vegetables

I grew up in Texas, where food is fast and portions are vast. Its time to ditch the chicken and waffles and embrace the greens September marks the end of summer and the start of a new school year for US students. Parents and caregivers will soon begin packing school lunches or dispensing money into their childrens lunch accounts, leaving them at the Food deserts form the tapestry of American cuisine,and most suburbs have a McDonalds or a Burger King lurking nearby. Drive-thrus serving burgers, fries and milkshakes are common, but drive-thrus serving salads are rare gems, if any exist at all. Time and accessibility are factors that determine what the average American family decides to eat for dinner. You …