Food provides us with the physical strength to do our work, but eating is also a major spiritual responsibility. The Sages explain that there is a soul within every piece of food. The souls within food can't do anything by themselves, but once the food becomes part of us, our actions also become connected to the actions of the food's soul.
Countless times you have recognized the Creator in your thoughts and in the world around you. Sometimes this recognition is instantaneous and sometimes there appears to be a delay effect as in going through something intense where at the other end of it you realized that Hashem has been there all along especially in those trying moments.
For many people, obtaining a stable, well-paying job that provides comforts and security is becoming a pipe dream. Due to little job growth, low wages and high rents, many young adults and former high-wage earners find themselves working two or more low-paying jobs just to make ends meet. Living a pleasant, secure life seems unattainable.