The Powerhouse Veggie That Lowers Blood Pressure & More

The Powerhouse Veggie That Lowers Blood Pressure & More

I may receive a commission if you purchase something mentioned in this post. Full disclosure here. I am fascinated with medicinal foods: Foods that offer particularly potent healing properties. In many cases, certain foods and herbs work better than pharmaceutical...
Chez Panisse (recipe included)

Chez Panisse (recipe included)

We went for lunch in the cafe. This is a real treat. If you don’t know, Chez Panisse has defined the “eat local, organic, and sustainable” food movement on the west coast and way, way beyond. Award-winning chef Alice Waters is, of course, a legend in...
Farmers’ Market Report

Farmers’ Market Report

Spring is here. And that means the markets are going to pick up in a big way. Winter citrus disappears gradually, and springtime baby beets and asparagus give way to delicious summer stone fruits and berries. Cherries, peaches, pluots, strawberries,...