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THE FOOD PARTY!

Guns or Butter?

Lots of news in the news this week. What-oh-what to write about? There’s Brexit - might make a good Food Party! cuz’ it sounds like ==I...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Jun. 26, 2016
Last comment by BlatherBuss, 3 hours ago | 24 comments | 2572 Views

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Summer Reading Meets Cooking Class at Local Libraries

This summer is filled with FREE cooking classes at your local libraries! Join us for two different series: 1) Food Classics + One - Exploration of a Sauce 2)...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Jun. 19, 2016
Last comment by Laura Stec, on Jun 21, 2016 at 12:26 pm | 4 comments | 6599 Views

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Help Define “Natural” on Food Labels

The FDA has extended request for comments on what “natural” means on food labeling. The Food Party! took a field trip to a grocery in Michigan...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Mar. 13, 2016
Last comment by Jaina Hastings, on Jun 21, 2016 at 4:29 am | 9 comments | 3679 Views

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Local Hotspots – Where to Eat and Drink in the Sun

If you prefer a bright breakfast, a shining sandwich, or radiant ratatouille, there is common love between us. Hello sunbeam. We are the solar–powered...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Jun. 11, 2016
Last comment by Laura Stec, on Jun 18, 2016 at 11:36 am | 12 comments | 13325 Views

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To Write or to Rome?

If you were here last week, you know we are Food Partying! in Italy. Surrounded by gods, angels, and voluptuous female statues, I thought the words would just...

Original post made by Laura Stec on May. 8, 2016
Last comment by Laura Stec, on Jun 11, 2016 at 11:13 am | 7 comments | 3468 Views

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Grill Baby Grill

It’s Memorial Day? I keep thinking it’s somewhere around late March, early April. You know where this is going, right? Hold on tight; summer...

Original post made by Laura Stec on May. 29, 2016
Last comment by Laura Stec, on Jun 1, 2016 at 7:50 pm | 2 comments | 6275 Views

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Caesar Pleaser

With all the talk about Caesar Salad last week, I decided to put up my own recipe this week....

Original post made by Laura Stec on May. 21, 2016
Last comment by Sheri Furman, on May 24, 2016 at 5:19 pm | 7 comments | 2166 Views

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To Rome with Love

I returned to Rome to find out if there was something more to this relationship, or if it was all just a passing fancy. "What relationship?"...

Original post made by Laura Stec on May. 14, 2016
Last comment by Laura Stec, on May 19, 2016 at 2:32 pm | 16 comments | 5180 Views

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Abruzzo for Work, Amelia for Family, Rome for Love

It started off as a casual fling. Friday night Appy Hour at the Vatican. An "early" 8 o'clock Bucatini Amatriciana dinner. A weekend drive...

Original post made by Laura Stec on May. 1, 2016
Last comment by Italiano, on May 5, 2016 at 1:15 am | 5 comments | 3496 Views

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An Earth Day Toast

It’s Earth Day, April 22nd. Time again to celebrate how lucky we are to live on such a beautiful planet. Sometimes I am critical of human looks;...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Apr. 22, 2016
Last comment by SEA_SEELAM REDDY, on Apr 26, 2016 at 1:40 pm | 5 comments | 3125 Views

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Let Men Pay

I was at Rossotti's for Friday happy hour last week, along with all the Apple 40-year anniversary folks running around the backyard, acting all ==I Think...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Apr. 8, 2016
Last comment by Plane Speaker, on Apr 22, 2016 at 11:00 pm | 21 comments | 4527 Views

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Local Flavor

The Food Party! has been keeping it local lately. Rendezvous Café and Catering Hidden away east of 101 is a relatively new café...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Apr. 15, 2016
Last comment by resident, on Apr 21, 2016 at 10:44 pm | 8 comments | 3126 Views

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Eat Anything You Want Except For Two Days A Week Diet

Happy New Year! Here we go again. Let me guess, your New Year's resolution is to: 1) Exercise more (OR) 2) Lose weight No news there. 80%...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Jan. 7, 2014
Last comment by dewas, on Apr 9, 2016 at 5:49 am | 9 comments | 30093 Views

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There's Nothing Polite About This Game

So you've had your fill of shopping and wrapping, cooking and eating, and now all that's left is to sit around and argue with the family? Turn that holiday...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Dec. 26, 2014
Last comment by dewas, on Apr 9, 2016 at 5:41 am | 11 comments | 9961 Views

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Picnic Pleasures

The pleasure of a picnic lies somewhere between genteel society and raw nature. Pepper-crusted salmon, watermelon radish and Humboldt Fog dot plaid blankets laid...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Mar. 31, 2016
Last comment by Laura Stec, on Apr 5, 2016 at 3:43 pm | 8 comments | 3738 Views

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Woodside Bakery is Closing?

What a surprise to learn that Woodside Bakery, located...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Nov. 28, 2015
Last comment by Robert, on Mar 27, 2016 at 10:49 pm | 40 comments | 9660 Views

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Eggs for Vegans

Watch out! Easter is sneaking up behind us. We’ve Food Partied!

Original post made by Laura Stec on Mar. 20, 2016
Last comment by Laura Stec, on Mar 26, 2016 at 9:16 pm |
4 comments | 3278 Views

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Losing My Vino Virginity and Other Cheesy Fun

Lots of Food Parties! happening around town this week. ZinEx 2016 Can someone go to a tasting of 500 wines and like every bottle? Yes I learned,...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Mar. 6, 2016
Last comment by Brighton, on Mar 12, 2016 at 6:12 am | 5 comments | 4093 Views

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I’ve Never Had Turnips Before

This week we Food Party! at a Mountain View grow & taste class at Monta Loma Elementary where the students are cultivating vegetables on school property...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Feb. 25, 2016
Last comment by Laura Stec, on Mar 6, 2016 at 5:17 pm | 14 comments | 2956 Views

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Roadkill I280 – Definitely No Food Party

Approximately 1.3 million deer are hit by vehicles each year in the US., including one every three days on Interstate I280, according to the

Original post made by Laura Stec on Feb. 15, 2016
Last comment by Laura Stec, on Feb 20, 2016 at 10:10 am |
23 comments | 3921 Views
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My Son Turned 20
By Chandrama Anderson | 3 comments | 12,319 views

Questions About the Acquisition of the Buena Vista Site
By Steve Levy | 23 comments | 5,751 views

Guns or Butter?
By Laura Stec | 24 comments | 2,572 views

Nonstarter killed after 2 decades
By Douglas Moran | 15 comments | 1,330 views

Kids and transitions
By Cheryl Bac | 4 comments | 960 views