World PEAS (podcast)
About 25 families actively participate in PEAS Farm at Cunningham Elementary School in South Austin; they do everything from tilling the soil to harvesting the crops. All along the way both the children and adults learn what it takes to grow a sustainable organic food garden, and even learn how to cook with what they've grown.[continue reading...]
About 25 families actively participate in PEAS Farm at Cunningham Elementary School in South Austin; they do everything from tilling the soil to harvesting the crops. All along the way both the children and adults learn what it takes to grow a sustainable organic food garden, and even learn how to cook with what they've grown.Tea for Texas and Beyond (podcast)
If you are a tea lover, and ever find yourself in Austin, Texas--on the east side of town--satisfying your craving for something black or green or white or herbal is closer than you think.Austin Bakes for Austin (podcast)
On Saturday November 30 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Austin Bakes, an organization of food enthusiasts and food bloggers, hold their fourth charity bake sale to benefit survivors of Austin's Halloween Day flooding.Once in a Lifetime: Thanksgivukkah (podcast)
What do you get when the first day of the Jewish holiday Hanukkah falls on Thanksgiving Day? Thanksgivukkah!
This recipe for beet sliders is a wonderful vegetarian option that's full of flavor, and is a great fall and winter snack (or a satisfying meal with a bowl of soup).Even Figs get the Bleus
As I enjoy the flavor of figs and bleu cheese together, and I love pies and tarts--I thought: why not combine them? In this savory/sweet concoction, you will find balsamic caramelized onions, walnuts, figs and bleu cheese, which I like to bake in a buttermilk crust.A Feast of Sharing with Jack Allen’s Kitchen and Mobile Loaves and Fishes
Here's why love this time of year: people step outside of their busy lives to give back to their communities. On November 25, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Jack Allen's Kitchen is collaborating with Mobile Loaves and Fishes and the First Baptist Church of Austin to provide a filling Thanksgiving meal to 700 of Austin's homeless. Volunteers are welcome.Texas Sheet Cake (and cupcake variation)
This bake sale worthy sheet cake recipe comes from Kristina Nichols-Wolter who curates the blog Girl Gone Grits.