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By Laura Stec

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About this blog: I've been attracted to food for good and bad reasons for many years. From eating disorder to east coast culinary school, food has been my passion, profession & nemesis. I've been a sugar addict, a 17-year vegetarian, a food and en...  (More)

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Edible Education – Free Course - UC Berkeley Online
Jan 16, 2020 5:37 pm
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Calling all eating inquisitors and foodpreneurs! Eatertainment returns to you next week with the start of Edible Education... More
Fungus are Among Us
Jan 9, 2020 9:30 am
Comments: 7 | Views: 3,112


The rains are upon us, and that means mushrooms will be popping up in our forests and neighborhoods. Come find out the name of that mushroom growing next to your... More
Welcome to the Roaring Twenties
Jan 3, 2020 10:28 am
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Welcome to the Roaring Twenties! I have a good feeling about the new decade, despite our cultural and political stresses. First off, twenty twenty is just... More
Holiday Hot Spots – Local Flavor
Dec 15, 2019 1:02 pm
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You may have noticed, we took a little break from Food Partying! But we are baaaaack… just in time for the holidays.

As I have grown in years, I want... More
Done with Gender
Oct 20, 2019 8:42 am
Comments: 29 | Views: 6,153


In the news and the neighborhood, I keep hearing about kids changing their gender, and keep wondering why. Nature makes mistakes now and again to be sure, but... More
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