Tag Archives: food

Salt, Sugar, Fat Book Review

I first heard of the book Salt Sugar Fat: How the Food Giants Hooked Us when my friend Claire reviewed it earlier this summer, and thought it sounded like an interesting read. Last week I received a free copy of the … Continue reading

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Coming to Ground Film + Connecting with Local Food Systems

I cannot remember exactly when my interest in sustainable and healthy food systems began, but it has grown as a result of reading books like In Defense of Food: An Eater’s Manifesto and watching compelling documentaries such as Food, Inc. I gave up shopping … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: The Christmas Edition

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Two Beers Brewers Dinner

True Story: A few weeks back, my husband and I were walking home from a bar near our apartment complex. I’d downed some locally-crafted Hefeweizen and was feeling its effects when I turned to him and said, “I think I love … Continue reading

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Portland, Oregon Chef’s Table Cookbook Signing + Reception

One of the things that made Portland an attractive city for my husband and I to move to is that it is fast becoming a foodie destination, especially in regards to the farm-to-table movement. One can easily have a meal … Continue reading

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