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21 Days of Local Food – Locals Seafood

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 – Locals Seafood

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{Eat Local} “3 on 3” Dish Three – Winter Rolls with Crispy Ribbonfish

As part of the Locals Seafood Winter Seafood Jubilee, myself and local bloggers Kristen Baughman of gadaboutfood.com and Johanna Kramer of DurhamFoodie accepted a challenge to cook three separate dishes using three different types of seafood. My three seafood items included Bogue Sound clams, dogfish and ribbonfish. The clams were used in a quick and hearty pasta dish and the dogfish in a curry… Continue reading {Eat Local} “3 on 3” Dish Three – Winter Rolls with Crispy Ribbonfish

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{Eat Local} – “3 on 3” Dish Two – Dogfish

As part of the Locals Seafood Winter Seafood Jubilee, myself and local bloggers Kristen Baughman of gadaboutfood.com and Johanna Kramer of DurhamFoodie accepted a challenge to cook three separate dishes using three different types of seafood. My three seafood items include Bogue Sound clams, dogfish and ribbonfish. Since I had prepared the clams in a simple classic dish for the first task, I… Continue reading {Eat Local} – “3 on 3” Dish Two – Dogfish

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{Eat Local} Locals Seafood Winter Seafood Jubilee – My First “3 on 3” Task: Clams

Locals Seafood asked me and two other social media foodie gurus (Kristen Baughman of gadaboutfood.com and Johanna Kramer of DurhamFoodie) to participate in the “3 on 3 at the Winter Seafood Jubilee” this month, a series of NC winter seafood-centric events and promotions taking place in the Triangle throughout February. Kristin was up to the task… Continue reading {Eat Local} Locals Seafood Winter Seafood Jubilee – My First “3 on 3” Task: Clams

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Farmers’ Market Hap’nin’s this Saturday

Here's a quick run down of what's up at some of the Triangle area Farmers' Markets, for Saturday, June 25th:  It's Crawfish Day at the State Farmers' Market in Raleigh.  Beginning at 10:00 am, and continuing until they run out, market shoppers can purchase live crawfish for $5.00 per pound (five pound minimum), or cooked crawfish for $6.00 a pound… Continue reading Farmers’ Market Hap’nin’s this Saturday

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5 Triangle Stay-cation Suggestions for Memorial Day Weekend

Have an extra long weekend, but think there's nothing *fun* to do here in the Triangle?  Think again.  There are great spots to explore in every corner of the Triangle, and the fun starts Friday! Might I suggest... In Hillsborough, Last Fridays is a free concert series and art walk held in the historic downtown area. … Continue reading 5 Triangle Stay-cation Suggestions for Memorial Day Weekend