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Slow Food Grub Trivia Event, this Sunday 7/21/13

I have attended this event for the last two years, and it is always a blast!  This year, I’m on a team.  Get your tickets now and come to the event this Sunday!  283 more words

The Folly of Fast Life

Recently I re-heard a Fresh Air interview with Grant Achatz , the famous avant-garde chef who lost his sense of taste to cancer and then got it back.  518 more words

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Exciting Event! Slow Food Austin - Quiz Bowl At The Highball

There is a really fun event this weekend, put on by Slow Food Austin – Quiz Bowl at The Highball.  I’m a lazy girl, so I copied the event information directly from the Slow Food Austin website.  438 more words

Action Alert: Texas HB 2084 and HB 3387

Call your Texas state legislator to support important local food bills today!

Right now, anyone who wants to bake a few pies or make a few jars of jam to sell to their friends and neighbors must have a commercial kitchen and be inspected by the state.  955 more words


Fun Food and Garden Events this Spring

Once the lovely Spring weather returns, fun events start piling up, so I’m trying to get a handle on the things I’ll be attending.  All of these events are open to the public.  297 more words

No Grocery Store, Day 360-Beer and Cheese Pairing

Thursday started off with car trouble and no breakfast.  For lunch, I had Kocurek Family Charcuterie duck bacon and some Full Quiver Colby with a slice of tomato.  444 more words

No Grocery Store, Day 322 - Slow Food, Big Reds, Fast Bubbles

Day 322 was a big day, which began with some fresh squeezed tangerine juice.  The tangerines from the farmer’s market are wonderful, and I need to remind myself to freeze some juice for when they are out of season. 353 more words