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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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Fungus are Among Us
Jan 9, 2020 9:30 am
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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: 5,844


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
Lights Out! Foods to Snuggle With in the Dark
Oct 8, 2019 5:12 pm
Comments: 0 | Views: 4,098


It’s the big brace tonight as we find out what’s going to happen. Power on? Power off? The St Mary’s wellness fair in Moraga (where I thought... More
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Short story writers wanted!

The 34th Annual Palo Alto Weekly Short Story Contest is now accepting entries for Adult, Young Adult and Teen categories. Send us your short story (2,500 words or less) and entry form by March 27, 2020. First, Second and Third Place prizes awarded in each category.

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