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By Laura Stec

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About this blog: I've been attracted to food for good and bad reasons for many years. From eating disorder to east coast culinary school, food has been my passion, profession & nemesis. I've been a sugar addict, a 17-year vegetarian, a food and en...  (More)

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Coronavirus Food Safety Update + New! Insider Tips
Apr 2, 2020 10:47 am
Comments: 7 | Views: 4,571

We’ve all been following the current info about food safety during WWC. More articles, studies, and news bits are coming out about best practices, and the... More
Food Safety and Coronavirus: A Comprehensive Guide
Mar 21, 2020 8:48 am
Comments: 16 | Views: 37,155


This is the best information I have read about how the virus interacts with food. Thanks to author and Wursthall San Mateo chef J.... More
Who’s Got Take-Out or Senior Grocery Hours?
Mar 18, 2020 10:29 am
Comments: 21 | Views: 7,150


Whose got take out? Support your local restaurants. Tip well when you go.

Call to place your order (some take online orders), keep 6 feet distance from others... More
Social Distancing and Food
Mar 13, 2020 8:45 am
Comments: 11 | Views: 3,052


Social distancing is not a term that fits in well with the food world. Whether at home, a restaurant, summer music festival or wherever, food is meant to share... More
Wash Your Hands!
Mar 4, 2020 7:12 am
Comments: 18 | Views: 3,118


What a difference a week makes eh? But before you keep reading, please go wash your hands.

All of a sudden things are stopping. I was on my way to the ==I Natural... More
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'A devastating impact:' The coronavirus claims Clarke's Charcoal Broiler, Mountain View's oldest operating restaurant
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Coronavirus Food Safety Update + New! Insider Tips
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A Pragmatic Approach to A Trillion Trees
By Sherry Listgarten | 1 comment | 3,039 views

The University of California’s flexible policies during COVID-19
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The 34th Annual Palo Alto Weekly Short Story Contest is now accepting entries for Adult, Young Adult and Teen categories. Send us your short story (2,500 words or less) and entry form by April 10, 2020. First, Second and Third Place prizes awarded in each category. Sponsored by Kepler's Books, Linden Tree Books and Bell's Books.

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