“One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.” ― Virginia Woolf

What’s on the Table at Pacific Flake-Thanksgiving 2019

What’s on the Table at Pacific Flake-Thanksgiving 2019

Written by Jennifer Duty I know in California we are reeling from reoccurring fires, 6- and 7-day power outages, mandatory evacuations, no cellphone or internet service, poor air quality, and 80 to 90-degree weather, but it is time to think about the holidays. Our family does one holiday at a...

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Apples, Apples, Apples.

Apples, Apples, Apples.

What’s on the Table at Pacific Flake By Jennifer Duty I got a recent notice from my local co-op that they had 23 different kinds of apples available. Most were grown locally. Crazy. What to do with all these apples? Some apples are made to eat and some are made...

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September is Emergency Preparedness Month

September is Emergency Preparedness Month

By Jennifer DutyWe recently sold our house and are now traveling full-time until we find the right house in the right location. Not an easy task.  Over the last four years, we survived three of the largest wildfires in Northern California. The Lake County landscape is scarred forever as well...

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Where Does Your Salt Come From?

Where Does Your Salt Come From?

By Jennifer DutyIt is an interesting question. Where does any of our food come from? This can be really hard to answer.  Do you shop at Farmers Markets? Most Farmers Markets require that you have to grow it or make it in order to sell it at the Farmers Market....

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