Posts tagged as: local

More Photos From The Farmer’s Market, Autumn 2011

October 16th, 2011 - posted under: The Food » Food and Health

Wild plums! A few Sundays back I rounded out the first MoFo weekend with a few snapshots from the Portland Farmer’s Market. This precious weekly ritual, our Saturday morning market, is one of my greatest pleasures. Perhaps these new photos will inspire you, the way that my market always inspires me. Fall is such an [...]

Photos From The Farmer’s Market: Autumn 2011

October 2nd, 2011 - posted under: The Food » Food and Health

I can’t believe it’s been three whole months since I last posted FarMar pictures! So much changes over the course of the season: we’ve gone from asparagus and tender herbs and wild-harvested delicacies like fiddleheads and ramps . . . to the berry bonanza of an Oregon summer, amidst the arrival of enormous zucchinis and [...]

What’s Better Than The Farmer’s Market?

August 16th, 2011 - posted under: The Food » Food and Health

But of course, The Farm! A few weeks back Waits and I were invited along on a berry-picking adventure with another vegan family. I’d only been to a “u-pick” farm once before, many years ago, and so I was super excited to explore Bella Organics, one of the few organic u-pick farms in our area. [...]

Welcome To The Bonzai Book Club’s First Discussion Group! “Just Food”, Chapters 1-3

August 15th, 2011 - posted under: Furthermore » Bonzai Book Club

Hello hello! Are you all caught up on your reading? I did mine while I was away, and I have to say, it was certainly . . . interesting. So far this book is not what I expected! But I won’t get into all that just yet. So, I’ve been wrassling with how to best [...]

The Bonzai Book Club Begins! “Just Food: Where Locavores Get It Wrong And How We Can Truly Eat Responsibly”

August 1st, 2011 - posted under: Furthermore » Bonzai Book Club

Read It! I’m so excited to jump right in to our first ever Bonzai Book Club! The BBC will alternate with the Monday Monthly Mission, and I’ll always announce the book along with the MMM, so you’ll have a full month to get your copy and read ahead if you want. Sound good? This month [...]