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21 Days of Local Food – Farm to Fork Picnic

Conventional wisdom advises that habits are ingrained after 21 days of repetition. If that theory holds true, then the eat~play~shop local habit requires time and effort to develop. Each month I’ll be sharing “21 Days” of some event, place or organization in the Triangle, enabling (and I mean that in the most positive sense possible) your inner Localista to… Continue reading 21 Days of Local Food – Farm to Fork Picnic

Eat Local · Farmers' Market · Uncategorized

{Eat Local} Of Picnics and Cookouts

As we prepare for a long holiday weekend, market shopping lists fill with ingredients to make dishes suitable for the outdoor dining season. If you've not yet dusted off the grill, this weekend promises to be just about perfect grilling weather (i.e., no rain gear will be needed - woot!). The farmers' market will be… Continue reading {Eat Local} Of Picnics and Cookouts

Eat Local · Farmers' Market · Uncategorized

{Eat Local} Quick, Simple and Deliciously Fresh

Some weeks are busy and the task of meal planning, writing out a shopping list, and prepping a lot of ingredients just can't be squeezed into the daily agenda. These are the times when I create minimalist-type dishes and meals using prepared foods along side fresh, seasonal ingredients both of which I can find at the… Continue reading {Eat Local} Quick, Simple and Deliciously Fresh