A preview of a slide show from time.com called "What the World Eats, Part I." It shows what's on family dinner tables in fifteen different homes around the globe.
United States: The Revis family of North Carolina
Food expenditure for one week: $341.98
Favorite foods: spaghetti,
potatoes, sesame chicken
Chad: The Aboubakar family of Breidjing Camp
Food expenditure for one week: 685 CFA Francs or $1.23
Favorite foods: soup with fresh sheep meat
Photographs by Peter Menzel from the book "Hungry Planet"