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Trade You My Extra Zucchini for Some of Your Bok Choy!

Although the farmers’ market report sometimes makes me miss California so much it brings tears to my eyes, I love listening to podcasts of Evan Kleiman’s intelligent and eclectic show Good Food on KCRW. A recent episode featured a discussion with Hynden Walch (a voice actor behind such animated characters as Starfire in the animated […]

Fresh, Hot Tweets!

One of the cooler little innovations I stumbled onto last week, a creation of the interactive group POKE. BakerTweet from POKE on Vimeo. No laptop or cell phone required — just twist the knob on the device until the baked good you’re taking out displays on the screen, then hit the button to send out […]

Do Green Cleaners, Um … Clean?

Well, that’s not exactly the question that’s discussed in this article from Slate, but close. Disinfecting — killing germs — is different from cleaning. And, according to the article, “At the moment, none of the big green cleaning companies—Seventh Generation, Method, Ecover, or Clorox’s new Green Works line—offers an EPA-registered disinfectant or sanitizer.” Of course, […]

White House Garden? Here’s How.

This Lawn is Your Lawn from roger doiron on Vimeo.

Hen of the Wood, Kitchen Table Bistro, and More … Mark Bittman on Great Vermont Restaurants That Keep It Local

Mark Bittman seems to be spending a lot of time up in these parts lately. He’s mentioned a few places he likes in columns and on his blog over the past year, and in the NY Times Travel section last weekend, he wrote in some depth on a few favorites. He loves Hen of the […]