The Huffington Post

Our Founder and Executive Director Sam Polk has penned an essay in The Huffington Post about how Groceryships came to be founded. We hope you enjoy!

Yuppies Watching Documentaries

By Sam Polk

The Huffington Post


My wife and I were on the couch watching Forks Over Knives when she suddenly burst into tears. I was a little surprised. Forks Over Knives is a documentary. About plant-based eating. Hardly a tearjerker. In the few months since Kirsten and I had been married, watching documentaries had become our habit. We liked them in the same way we liked yoga--a relatively fun way to self-improve. Not usually something to cry over....

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