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baked tofu

Baked Tofu

Baked tofu can be used in salads, served with vegetables and rice, or eaten as a snack. This simple recipe is tasty! Use organic tofu. Serves 2 to 3

pole bean sprouts

French Pole Bean Sprouts

I planted french pole beens from seeds that are from Renee’s Seed Company, an awesome local seed company. In this short time lapse video the pole bean sprouts are 12 days old. Amazing how fast they grow once the break the surface of the dirt!   Growing seeds in 6 […]

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Lidia Bastianich at Santa Clara University

Last night (March 7, 2017) I had the opportunity to see Lidia Bastianich speak at Santa Clara University. Lidia has a successful career as an author, restaurateur, entrepreneur, and beloved Public Television host and chef. Lidia Bastianich spoke with two Santa Clara University employees. They were Dorian Llywelyn and Jeffrey Bracco.   […]

stir fry vegetables

Stir Fry Vegetables with Tofu

This stir fry vegetables dish is fairly quick to make. I use a wok for cooking this dish. You can use any vegetables that are in season. It is early March so I’m using what I bought at the farmer’s market this week. Serves 4  

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Planting Vegetable Seeds Indoors

  It’s late winter, and here in northern California it’s time to start planting vegetable seeds for a spring garden. These seeds are planted indoors initially. I used seed trays and flats that I saved from plants I bought at the garden store last summer. You can also purchase seed […]