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THE FOOD PARTY!

Cherries and Berries

It’s cherry season and wow - have you noticed it’s the cherriest? Seems like cherries are everywhere! I asked Deborah Olson why. She’s a 4th...

Original post made by Laura Stec on May. 24, 2017
Last comment by Jeff, 25 minutes ago | 6 comments | 1609 Views

AD LIBS

Ad Libs: Downtown with Bryan Ida

SoCal meets Palo Alto in a new show of 15 paintings by PA native Bryan Ida. On round and rectangular panels, his thick epoxy layers recall his history with Southern...

Original post made by Rebecca Wallace on May. 29, 2013
Last comment by Michaeltug, on May 28, 2017 at 2:46 am | 1 comment | 4277 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Do You Have Sex Only on Vacation?

Over the years of seeing couples in marriage counseling, and through reading I’ve done, there are many couples who only have sex on vacation. Sex on vacation...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Mar. 16, 2017
Last comment by Free Sexting App, on May 28, 2017 at 2:42 am | 4 comments | 6676 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

Cherry Brie Quesadilla with Raspberry Chipotle Sauce and Heart Garnish

Here’s a great Memorial Day BBQ Recipe, using the fresh cherries that are everywhere right now. Buy local at Olson’s Cherry Farm, and learn about this...

Original post made by Laura Stec on May. 27, 2017
There are no comments yet. 564 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength . . .

. . . while loving someone deeply gives you courage. - Lao Tzu I absolutely love this quote because it’s true, and gets to the heart of the matter in...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on May. 25, 2017
Last comment by the_punnisher, on May 26, 2017 at 4:40 pm | 2 comments | 1060 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Palo Alto: Bon Vivant to be replaced by bakery

Downtown Palo Alto has lost a French restaurant but will soon gain a bakery with the opening of Tuts Bakery & Cafe at 535 Bryant St., the former home of Bon...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on May. 17, 2017
Last comment by Diner, on May 25, 2017 at 12:18 pm | 10 comments | 4321 Views

TODDLING THROUGH THE SILICON VALLEY

Meeting Other New Parents

When our first born was about 4 weeks old, I decided to check out my first new parents group. When I walked in I was surprised, and quite disappointed, to find...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on May. 24, 2017
There are no comments yet. 768 Views

DEEP MENLO

We need some volunteers.

I’m looking for volunteers. You, and…uhh.. you. There’s a request circulating on Nextdoor Linfield Oaks from Wojciech Koszek asking: ==I “I work in...

Original post made by Stuart Soffer on May. 23, 2017
Last comment by Jack Hickey, on May 24, 2017 at 10:15 am | 1 comment | 302 Views

TODDLING THROUGH THE SILICON VALLEY

LPCH vs Sequoia

When we moved to the Bay Area our son was less than a year old. When meeting other new moms, we usually talked about our birth stories. Most of the moms I met...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on May. 10, 2017
Last comment by Jack Hickey, on May 24, 2017 at 9:52 am | 11 comments | 2188 Views

TODDLING THROUGH THE SILICON VALLEY

The first few weeks

The first few weeks as a family of five flew by. Our daughter recently started smiling and her big brother and sister can't wait to make her laugh. I'm...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on May. 17, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1240 Views

COUPLE'S NET

What’s Wrong with This?

"TheKnot.com and WeddingChannel.com’s annual Real Weddings Study revealed that the average amount spent on a wedding in 2012 was $28,427, with couples...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on May. 17, 2017
Last comment by Chandrama Anderson, on May 17, 2017 at 3:44 pm | 2 comments | 1954 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Palo Alto: Homma's Brown Rice Sushi to close Aug. 31

After 30 years of serving up brown rice-based sushi from a tiny, nondescript space off California Avenue in Palo Alto, Homma's Brown Rice Sushi is closing its doors...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 25, 2016
Last comment by Ron Wolf, on May 17, 2017 at 9:45 am | 10 comments | 11287 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

The Chickery coming to Palo Alto

A Washington D.C.-based chicken franchise will be opening its first West Coast location in Palo Alto this summer, the company announced Wednesday. The Chickery...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on May. 10, 2017
Last comment by Anneke, on May 16, 2017 at 10:57 am | 11 comments | 4673 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

Food Party! 420

Food Partiers! are everywhere and doing crazy, interesting things. Meet Will Kliedon. We got a shot of Mr. Ojai Energetics recently;...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Apr. 20, 2017
Last comment by Rick Simpson, on May 15, 2017 at 1:15 pm | 10 comments | 4417 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

Strawberry Brownies

We’ve all been a bit worried about the berry season; admit it. With the rain and cold - I’ve been eyeing those phony berries on the shelves and pining...

Original post made by Laura Stec on May. 7, 2017
Last comment by Laura Stec, on May 15, 2017 at 8:47 am | 5 comments | 2824 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

World’s Most Expensive Foods, or What to Do with All That Extra Cash

Tax Day a’-cometh. I don’t have to pay this year though. I own my own business, and so does the president, and since he doesn’t pay, I’ll...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Apr. 13, 2017
Last comment by solitaire , on May 13, 2017 at 11:03 pm | 3 comments | 3080 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Signs and Symptoms of Parallel Living

As I wrote recently in my best tip for marriage – which is to take care of it, I’ve been thinking of the signs and symptoms of parallel living that I...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Jan. 28, 2016
Last comment by carl, on May 13, 2017 at 2:06 am | 7 comments | 9500 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Mother’s Day

To all you moms out there, Happy Mother’s Day. Husbands: Help your kids do something nice for their mom, and you do something for yours. Even though you...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on May. 12, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1843 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Smitten Ice Cream closes Los Altos shop

San Francisco-based Smitten Ice Cream has closed its only Midpeninsula location after a short-term...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on May. 5, 2017
Last comment by $$$, on May 12, 2017 at 6:48 am | 11 comments | 5275 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Chantilly closes after 43 years

Chantilly, a French and Northern Italian restaurant that got its start in 1974 in Palo Alto, has shuttered, its owners confirmed this week. Chantilly closed its...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Apr. 6, 2017
Last comment by Hicham Dri, on May 8, 2017 at 8:12 am | 9 comments | 7742 Views
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Cherries and Berries
By Laura Stec | 6 comments | 1,609 views

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength . . .
By Chandrama Anderson | 2 comments | 1,060 views

Meeting Other New Parents
By Cheryl Bac | 0 comments | 768 views

We need some volunteers.
By Stuart Soffer | 1 comment | 302 views

 

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