BlogHer Food, Wild Rice Salad, and tossing things together

Sometimes, you just have to toss things together and see what comes of them. Other times, of course, planning is important and pays off and shows that you're a good grown-up and all. Yada, yada....more

BlogHer Food '10 schedule

Getting down to the wire. Here's my personal plan for BlogHer Food '10 attendance. Hope to see some of you there! Friday:  8:30am Day One Breakfast 9:15am Welcome, featuring BlogHer founders, Elisa Camahort Page and Lisa Stone 10:00am Visuals - Food Photography for Food Bloggers: How to capture your best photo in restaurants and your home kitchens  11:15am Demos and Sampling One 12:00pm Lunch: Innovator Interview: Dominique Crenn  1:30pm Values - Our Food Future: Kids, Cooking and Health  ...more

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Am I too old to be a n00b?

My kid probably thinks so.Hi, I'm Serene. I live in Oakland with my partners, their partners, and our kid, who came from somewhere else but now eats out of our refrigerator.  She turned 18 about an hour ago, and starts college in a few weeks, so we have the next part of the ride coming up right quicklike.I write a little blog called SereneCooking, in which I try to feed my family wholesome, tasty foods on a very tight budget....more