Good Farm Fund Benefit Dinner serves up a side dish of hope

Tomorrow night is my favorite event of the year. And it’s not because of the unparalleled farm to table menu, fancy locally-distilled cocktails, lovely summertime gathering of so many friends and community members, or the fact that we will raise thousands of dollars for local farms.┬áIt’s because of what happened when I went to theContinue reading “Good Farm Fund Benefit Dinner serves up a side dish of hope”

Farm to Table Harvest Feast: A Benefit for Mendocino County School Gardens

We are delighted to bring the Farm to Table Dinner experience to our inland community this fall, to help keep school gardens open throughout the county. Eat Mendocino Presents a Farm to Table Harvest Feast Hosted at Black Oak Coffee Roasters (476 N. State Street, Ukiah) Saturday November 9th, 2013 Join us for a 100%Continue reading “Farm to Table Harvest Feast: A Benefit for Mendocino County School Gardens”

A Ukiah Haiku

Today’s mission was to find as much inland fruit as I could, in-between throwing on heels for work meetings and pounding glasses of water. I bought seven pounds of figs, which are my absolute favorite fruit ever (I’m Greek, duh), and then some friends invited me to harvest plums. Probably hauled about five pounds –Continue reading “A Ukiah Haiku”