On July 1, 1961, the same day the late Princess Di came into the world, a Yankee gal with an accent befitting a Southern debutante was born breech first. Ever since my upside down birth, I have always viewed life from a singular perspective.
My childhood writings reflected my upbringing as a chil...
If you’ve noticed the rise in cider festivals around the USA and the presence of cider panels at culinary events, you’ve likely realized the country is in the midst of a massive craft cider boom. And while you may have been unfamiliar with the drink until recently, the truth is cider has been around for a very, very long time. In 1620 Pilgrims came over with cider trees, as well as honey bees to pollinate them.
Visitors in the Seattle area looking for a quick getaway might want to check out Whidbey Island, one of the most scenic and accessible destinations in the Pacific Northwest. Within an hour of leaving North Seattle, travelers can arrive on this island via a 20-minute ride from the Mukilteo ferry landing. Upon debarking in Clinton, visitors should start their travels at the town of Langley.
While most participants at Feast Portland appear hyper-focused on the gourmet delights from the Pacific Northwest’s top chefs and other select offerings from around the United States, my eyes keep getting drawn to the Partners for a Hunger-Free Oregon booth. Was this just another high end food fest or did Feast actually work to help end world hunger?