Marlene's Bio

Marlene Samuels is a writer, independent research sociologist, and instructor. She earned her Ph.D. and M.A. degrees in Sociology from University of Chicago and has a B.S. in clinical and educational psychology. She serves on University of Chicago’s Visiting Committee to the Graduate Division in the Social Sciences and is a member of University of Chicago Women’s Board. ...more

Re-purposing Foods: Not Just About Frugality

Re-purposing the foods you've enjoyed in one form that don't merit dumping down your food disposer isn't simply a matter of being frugal, it's an approach replete with mutiple obvious and hidden benefits!...more