Entries Tagged as 'Maven'

Sexy Fruit for Valentine’s Day

February 12th, 2010 · 4 Comments · Apple, Banana, Cherimoya, Citrus, Fig, Mangosteen, Maven, Papaya, Passion Fruit, Pear, Plum, Pomegranate, Tangerine

There is something sexy, enticing and adventurous about fruit. In some ways trying a new fruit is like falling in love. It requires abandon and risk. You have to search for it and once found, you have to be patient and careful so you don’t bruise or damage the beautiful nectar inside. Sometimes it works […]

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Twelve Days of Fruit

December 23rd, 2009 · 1 Comment · Maven

In honor of Christmas carols, I thought I would do a little something different today. Though really I shouldn’t because the back log of fruit at my house is making my family very grumpy and every time the refrigerator opens they are certain to tell me that something is fermenting in there. Not that I […]

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San Diego Food 4 Kids

November 23rd, 2009 · 1 Comment · Maven

There are children around us who are chronically hungry and we can do something about it for a few of them. I am participating in a fundraiser for the San Diego Food Bank’s Food 4 Kids Packpack Program. (wow – that’s quite a title). The program was launched in 2007 to provide food to get […]

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