Reprinted from Morocco: A Culinary Journey with Recipes from the Spice-Scented Markets of Marrakech to the Date-filled Oasis of Zagora by Jeff Koehler. Chronicle Books © 2012
"The happiest people in the world interact about 7 hours a day," says Dan Buettner, author of Thrive. "They don't just wake up in the morning and schedule 7 hours of interaction. A lot of it happens to revolve around food and the rituals that surround food." Buettner circled the globe in search of the world's happiest populations -- he shares four tips with The Splendid Table.