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Dine Downtown Week

January 12, 2014

It’s Dine Downtown Week hosted by Downtown Sacramento Partnership, and that means great food and great deals abound. What is Dine Downtown? Local Sacramento restaurants sign up to participate in a […]

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Melt: A Macaroni and Cheese Cookbook Review

November 23, 2013

It’s cookbook season: the time of year we all turn to the kitchen to recreate family favorites to share. It’s also the season when we look for inspiration from new […]

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Sacramento: Food Innovation Capital of the World

November 13, 2013

How would you define Sacramento as an agricultural region? What sets our food scene apart? A friend recently posed this question to me. She’s serving on a workgroup trying to […]

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3 Tips to Teach Food Literacy to Kids during October Unprocessed

October 15, 2013

This month, I join my food blog friends across the nation to celebrate October Unprocessed! Andrew Wilder of the blog Eating Rules created the event to help readers become more […]

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Are you awake at the whisk?

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9 Great Alaskan Adventures

August 26, 2013

Alaska! America’s last wild frontier has left a lasting impression on me. A week after my great Alaskan vacation, my hair still smells of campfire and my pants of smoked […]

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Pesto & Greens Pizza Recipe

May 22, 2013

When it comes to filling my locavore fix, the Sacramento region has no shortage of farms for me to choose from. Feeding Crane Farms is one of my favorites! Let […]

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Hank Shaw Wins James Beard Award

May 3, 2013

Wow! My friend Hank Shaw just won the James Beard award for his food blog, Hunter Angler Gardener Cook. This award is the Mac Daddy of food writing awards. If […]

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Local Beer Featured at Tap Room

March 23, 2013

We’re in the midst of a craft brew revolution. While all things local are on the rise, the same is true for beer. In 2012, California passed a resolution declaring […]

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