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Posts Tagged “quick recipes”

Eating with the Seasons

Posted on January 24th, 2014 by Manu

By Darya Mead So it’s sunny and 70 degrees here in the Bay Area and blustery blizzard time back East. I am confused,   growing  up in NYC, winter meant citrus, citrus and more citrus and maybe some broccoli or celery. We are spoiled here in California, but it doesn’t mean one should want to eat […]

Beat the Heat Recipe!

Posted on September 7th, 2013 by Manu

Ever since I was a little kid, hot summer afternoons have competed with my appetite. Growing up in a family who loves savory foods, I had to find an alternative path, very early in life. Steaming hot food on a day that was already hot, was just not an option for me. Refreshing foods, like […]

Watermelon Yumminess

Posted on June 16th, 2013 by Manu

By Darya Mead Tastes of summer are returning, this time of year nothing beats a slice of watermelon to quench your thirst, re-hydrate your spirit and make folks young and old smile. If you get a good one, sweet, not mealy, firm but ripe, there is a little slice of heaven in your mouth as […]

A Food Hug: Tomato Soup

Posted on June 23rd, 2012 by Manu

Summer in San Francisco means lots of fog, but it still means lots of tomatoes. We snap up early girl tomatoes at the beginning of the season and grab cheap boxes of “ugly” tomatoes at the farmers’ market at the end of the season in late September/October. After a bumper backyard crop last year, Luca […]

Yes, I do like these Greens! Kale Chips made easy

Posted on April 6th, 2012 by Manu

By Sabine Crawford My 4 y.o. is a big Kale Chips fan, but buying the packaged, prepared greens can get very expensive. After months of experimenting we came to the conclusion, this one is our favorite recipe: Ingredients: 1 bunch of kale (we like Dino or the curly, red and green Kale) 1-2 Tbsp Avocado […]