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Tu b’Shvat: Vegan Meals are an Ancient Tradition

By | January 13th, 2017|Categories: Complete Meal, Farmers' market, Farms, Fruit, Holiday, Jewish, Main dish, recipe, Salad, Santa Monica Farmers' Market, Santa Monica Farmers' Market Cookbook, Seasons, Side Dish, Vegetables, Winter|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Sometimes old and new come crashing together to remind us that there is not [...]

Out of the Box Collective Giveaway

By | March 26th, 2014|Categories: Complete Meal, Cookbooks, Farmers' market, Farms, Fruit, Main dish, recipe, Salad, Santa Monica Farmers' Market, Santa Monica Farmers' Market Cookbook, Seasons, Side Dish, Winter|Tags: , , , , , |

I’m always intrigued by the ways in which entrepreneurial minds figure out [...]

Secrets of Winter Farmers’ Markets, Part 2

By | February 13th, 2014|Categories: Farmers' market, Farms, Fruit, Santa Monica Farmers' Market, Seasons, Vegetables, Winter|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Last week, I wrote about Siena Farms and their approach to maximizing the g [...]

Secrets of Winter Farmers’ Markets, Part 1

By | February 5th, 2014|Categories: Chefs, Cookbooks, Farmers' market, Farms, Fruit, recipe, Salad, Santa Monica Farmers' Market, Santa Monica Farmers' Market Cookbook, Seasons, Side Dish, Vegetables, Winter|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Raise your hand if you think farmers’ markets and “buying local” are only f [...]

Cheese-y Holiday Inspirations from My Readers

By | December 19th, 2013|Categories: appetizer, Cookbooks, Dessert, Farms, Follow Up, Fruit, Holiday, Main dish, recipe, Seasons, Side Dish, Vegetables, Winter|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

I am so hungry! Thanks to everyone who left comments about their favorite c [...]

What Gets Frankie’s Goat? Frances Moore Lappé Tells All

By | September 25th, 2013|Categories: Award, Farms, Vegetables|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

When I heard that Frances Moore Lappé was coming to town to receive the San [...]

A Pizza Party at Rutiz Family Farms

By | September 12th, 2013|Categories: Chefs, Farms, Santa Monica Farmers' Market, Seasons, summer, Vegetables|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Awhile back farmer Jerry Rutiz bought himself a portable wood-burning pizza [...]

A Grand Year for Le Grand Nectarines

By | August 8th, 2013|Categories: Cookbooks, Dessert, Farms, Fruit, KCRW's Good Food, Seasons, summer, Travel|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Last weekend, my family and I harvested our “adopted” Le Grand nectarine an [...]