June Open Warehouse Sale at Epicure

I was at a birthday party when the host aka foodie friend shared some duck with a group of us. We all asked where he got it. His friend owns a local restaurant and raved about the food at Epicure Imports. She said that Epicure sells food to restaurants and opens to the public a few … Continue reading

Goodreads Review Dearie: The Remarkable Life of Julia Child

Dearie: The Remarkable Life of Julia Child by Bob Spitz My rating: 4 of 5 stars Fascinating read. Other than watching her on PBS and Julia & Julia I did not know much about Julia Child. She was one of the first to do a book tour although the term did not exist at that … Continue reading

NoHo Arts District Farmers Market – Open for Business

This past Saturday NoHo welcomed a Farmers Market. A good selection of fruits, veggies, food, clothing vendors, plants. Just like the NoHo Patch writer mentioned I hope they add a coffee vendor soon too.  I had to run to the local Coffee Bean to grab a cup.  After strolling through the market and having the chance … Continue reading

LA Food Swap

On Sunday, March 27th the 1st LA Food Swap took place at ReForm School with about 30 people participating, impressive number for the 1st swap.  In the past I have participated in the Valley Produce Exchange (which is on hiatus) and informally trading herbs, fruits and veggies with friends.  When I saw a post by … Continue reading