Always a sell-out, Eat Local Now! promotes year-round support of local food, and it gives neighbors the opportunity to share in community with those who feed them.
Sometimes it’s the latest gossip, like WTF was Jamie Oliver doing exterminating chickens on live TV (only in Britain, dontcha know), and did some vegetarian really go hunt, kill and eat a wild pig after reading Michael Pollan’s Omnivore’s Dilemma?
I gave mom and dad a service package for Christmas. This week I visited with them and cooked a really simple, delicious menu.
GOING TO CULINARY SCHOOL CHANGES NONE OF THIS. In every restaurant you’ll find kids who did go to school and kids who didn’t. It’s often hard to tell the difference: you can learn absolutely everything you need to know about cooking by just slogging away in restaurants.
One thing I love about days like this is how much a restaurant crew can feel like a family, and the customers seem like friends you haven’t met yet.
We’re going to bed. Be back around springtime.