Tag: chia

Contemporary Native Foods Workshop

TREE OF LIFE native plant nursery in San Juan Capistrano. Workshop: Saturday, October 15: 10am – 1pm From the Tree of Life website: “Workshop […]

A Southern California Native Cornucopia

This past week-end, July 9–10, I photographed the Native Plants for Food & Utilitarian Purposes class at Idyllwild Arts Center taught by a group of stellar teachers, […]

Bullock’s orioles, jack boots, and capitalist fairytales

My birding friend, Maggie Jaffe, identified this beauty as a Baltimore oriole, but plant gathering friend, Lydia Vassar, wrote that she thinks it’s a […]

Gathering chia

On Saturday, July 3, basketweaver/native plant foodie Abe Sanchez and I gathered chia, Salvia columbariae, in an area that burned fall not far from […]

Seaweed, Salmon, and Manzanita Cider: A California Indian Feast

An exhibition based on Seaweed, Salmon, and Manzanita Cider, a California Indian Feast, published by Heyday Books, is opening July 10 at the Grace […]

Come Home to Povuu’ngna at Rancho Los Alamitos

This Sunday afternoon, June 13, Marian Walkingstick, Abe Sanchez and I are going to the “Come Home to Povuu’ngna at Rancho Los Alamitos” event at […]