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Ben Affleck, Theo Chocolate & Collections Cafe in Seattle

Ben Affleck, Theo Chocolate & Collections Cafe in Seattle

| June 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

Did you know that Ben Affleck is deeply involved with helping Eastern Congo farmers and works with Seattle’s Theo Chocolate? Find out more about this chocolate, as well as what to eat at the Collections Café at Chihuly Garden and Glass and other fresh Seattle spots.

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Washington State Butcher Spikes Pig Feed With Weed

Washington State Butcher Spikes Pig Feed With Weed

| May 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Despite its name, the “pot pig” experiment isn’t an attempt to develop a new meaty treat for stoners. Instead, a Seattle butcher is feeding marijuana seeds, stems and root bulbs to swine as a cheeky money-saving measure.

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Herbivoracious Book Tour: Interview with Michael Natkin

Herbivoracious Book Tour: Interview with Michael Natkin

| May 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

Mary Ladd profiles blogger Michael Natkin, a Seattle cook who created the award-winning Herbivoracious blog and has a new cookbook. Natkin describes what it’s like to be on tour and possibly opening a pop-up restaurant that is a live version of his blog.

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Behind the Book Tour with Joy the Baker

Behind the Book Tour with Joy the Baker

| March 22, 2012 | 3 Comments

Megan Gordon chats with Joy Wilson about what it’s really like going on a book tour to promote your first cookbook.

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Well Fed: Greenwood/Phinney Ridge Neighborhood, Seattle

Well Fed: Greenwood/Phinney Ridge Neighborhood, Seattle

| February 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

Next time you’re in Seattle, the Greenwood and Phinney Ridge neighborhoods are some of the richest for food, walkability, and charm. Megan Gordon sets out to find the most delicious and inviting spots for morning, noon, and night.

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Quiet Spots for Breakfast in Seattle

Quiet Spots for Breakfast in Seattle

| February 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

Spending more time in Seattle these days, Megan Gordon sets out to discover her favorite quiet breakfast spot. What she finds surprises even her: it’s right in the heart of bustling downtown.

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Baking Pie with Kate McDermott

Baking Pie with Kate McDermott

| October 4, 2010 | 0 Comments

If you haven’t heard of Kate McDermott, you’re missing out. I first learned about her from a few Seattle friends who had taken her pie-making classes and insisted that it changed the way they thought about crust. And these are kitchen savvy people. Then I read somewhere that Ruth Reichl deemed Kate’s crust an “absolutely perfect crust.” That’s about the time I started stalking Kate. I’d go to her website to see if she was planning on teaching in the Bay Area. No luck.

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Seattle Food Trucks

Seattle Food Trucks

| September 14, 2010 | 4 Comments

Megan Gordon takes advantage of a lunch catered by Seattle’s finest food trucks: which ones are worth your time?

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A Tour of Theo Chocolate Factory

A Tour of Theo Chocolate Factory

| April 26, 2010 | 1 Comment

Megan Gordon shares her experience touring Seattle’s Theo Chocolate, the U.S.’s only organic and fair-trade bean to bar chocolate factory.

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Voodoo and the Top Pot: Doughnuts Galore

| September 15, 2007 | 5 Comments

Two weeks of camping has a way of simplifying one’s needs. Or, at least, it should. I must admit that I was rather taken with a supply run at REI’s flagship store in Seattle. Amazing what we can schlep along with us as essential gear, but gone are the days — thank goodness! — of […]

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