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New Job

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Six years at my first job in California. Six years at my second. Hmm…

March? Really!?

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Judging from the date of the prior post (March, 2011) it appears I’ve been more than a little remiss in the blog updating. This is a shame as rather a lot ha...

Foraging the East Bay

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I signed up for one of Forage SF’s Wild Food Walks. It was an excellent use both of my time and money. Our guide, Kevin Feinstein, wasn’t only knowledgable b...

Step Away From the Box

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Today’s dinner took less than twenty minutes for me to throw together and was far superior than anything you’d ever get from a box:

Ginger Stewed Okra

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This is inspired by—but a pale copy of—the okra at Shalimar{.broken_link} in SF. Shalimar, BTW, is one of my favorite places to eat in this most foodie of ci...