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Squash & Carrot Soup ‘Sunshine in a Bowl’

Growing up around my home we called it pottage, a thick blended vegetable soup: hearty, healthy, rich and welcoming, served with a thick slice of French bread and butter.  What was great about it was that you could use almost … Continue reading

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Snap Peas – Too Easy

I couldn’t help myself.  I was standing next to a woman at the farmers market who had just shoved three huge handfuls of snap peas into a bag.  Like a five year old kid, my curiosity got the best of … Continue reading

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Surprise Friendship and Food

A group of us were sitting at a bar one night – (this sounds like the beginning of a joke).  But seriously, a group of us, from UCLA’s Landscape Architecture program were sitting around catching up after a couple of … Continue reading

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