Superfoods at Pacific THERx

Get ready for the winter with these fast dishes and condiments. We teamed with nutritionist Yael Dror at super fitness club Pacific THERx in Portola Valley, CA. Cinnamon, turmeric, cayenne, broccoli, arame, burdock Umeboshi, shiitake, daikon, parsley, orange – soooo many superfoods! Cranberry Walnut Pepper Chutney. Add less sugar, some superfood spices and then use… continue reading

Tasting Week 2014

Tasting Week is an annual event for Bay Area middle schools. It’s about: Education of children’s sense of taste and appreciation of flavors Transparency and educational information on products, their origin, their mode of production Transmission of skills Encourage behavior around food consumption as part of a healthier lifestyle . This year I was paired… continue reading

Snack Attack! #1 at Barron Park Elementary

Chefs Move to Schools hosts Snack Attack! Bowman International and Barron Park School in Palo Alto, CA                 (in conjunction with Bay Area Tasting Week) October, 2012 Students seat themselves on floor cushions and Snack Attack! begins. Chef Laura Stec, her volunteers, and a whole foods show and tell platter of brown rice, corn, milk, nuts,… continue reading