1. A gap or interruption in space, time, or continuity; a break: “We are likely to be disconcerted by . . . hiatuses of thought” (Edmund Wilson). 2. Linguistics A slight pause that occurs when two immediately adjacent vowels in consecutive syllables are pronounced, as in reality and naive. Blogging is calling me in a … Continue reading HIATUS
Chefs Collaborative is the leading nonprofit network of chefs that’s changing the sustainable food landscape using the power of connections, education and responsible buying decisions. First a few things about Chefs Collaborative as stated in their website…. chefs collaboratives goals are as follows: Cultivate a vibrant community to develop and share best practices. Provide educational … Continue reading Local Roots & Chefs Collaborative Earth day dinner ….
Another genius way to utilize some salvaged materials that came to our attention… This is hard pine hand rubbed and treated with mineral oil to preserve its natural beauty … We are very happy with the way these turned out and looking into incorporating even more organic elements and natural materials as vessels or elements … Continue reading Presentation is important…
We have been working on our garden to get this project going for a while and we are very excited to work on this project as it allows as to have a more round knowledge of all the steps in the process and care that goes into our food . In the next 2 weeks … Continue reading LR Garden…
The meals we prepare at local roots not only represent us as cooks , but also the people that produce all of the wonderfull ingredients we serve in our dishes. It is fairly honest and true that we apply technique and a thoughtful process to what we do at the restaurant , but everyone in … Continue reading The farms of local roots…..
Notes of a French culinary giant from his book Ma Gastronomie … For those that ignore who Fernand Point is and his work, you might understand the magnitude of his greatness ,by recognizing some of his most celebrated disciples such as Paul Bocuse, Jean & Pierre Troisgros, Alain Chapel, Francoise Bise -all of which are … Continue reading Fernand Point: Notebook…..
Just some new thoughts inspired by recent revelations of life…. 1. Reduce Less is more. Sometimes things are overdone, overdressed , over sauced ,overindulged , overused and just over the top.. Simplify simplify simplify… 2. Organize Those invoices in your desk. The clutter in your office… The memos and emails … Your daily tasks . … Continue reading Ten Laws of simplicity….