We had a delicious garden-to-table meal that included Moroccan chickpeas with lamb and poached egg, spinach and citrus salad with dates and olives, and a dessert of saffron panna cotta with candied kumquats and hibiscus reduction.
The Edible Schoolyard is at Martin Luther King Jr Middle School in Berkeley. It’s a project started by Alice Waters with the Chez Panisse Foundation. The school children tend to the garden and the chickens, and the entire 1-acre space is open to the public.
We enjoyed eating out under the blue skies, surrounded by lazy bumble bees, morning birds, and spring flowers.
Today I am chasing, running, drinking, coordinating, wanting, feeling, reading.
My guide had an interview. Some intensely Berkeley-sounding interview...
Feeling steamrolled-over. I am finding more and more that I need time and space to mull things over.
One month ago, seven seasons of Gilmore Girls were made available on Netflix. This morning, I finished season seven.
writers... write. Readers... dream they are writers
snow.. rain... stay awhile
I hate being sick because it makes me vulnerable.
Making your own soap.