Timber Festival: Food Trucks, Liquor Laws, and the Walk to Slider’s

Timber Outdoor Music Festival  is only a few days away, and we're putting the finishing touches (aka beginning to think about) on what we're going to eat while camping in Carnation. Normally, I'd head to Trader Joe's and buy all of their eggplant hummus (all of it) and, like, a bottle of coconut … [Read more...]

SOUNDBITES- Sausages, Whiskey, and a Mustache on a Stick: The Diary of a Sunday Afternoon

White fluff decorates the air as the soon-to-be passengers of the musical food tour "Musical Plates" fiddle with the faux fur mustaches they’ve been given. We stand in clumps in the graffiti'd courtyard of Fremont's Pel’Meni Dumpling Tzar, slightly dazed by the sun peeking above the buildings and … [Read more...]

SoundBites: An Interview with Abigael Birrell of Doe Bay Café

Doe Bay Fest (DBF) is less than a week away and while many excited ticket-holding folks are plotting every snack and meal they're gonna cook, I'm looking forward to a little gourmet, too. Barbecue has its charms and jerky is tasty and all, but I'm really not a great camper and when there's an option … [Read more...]