Recipe: Watermelon Salad

The end-of-summer melon harvest is in at Love is Love Farm, and we can’t get enough of watermelon salads. This refreshing recipe with watercress and mint is a super-simple weekend crowd pleaser, although sometimes we don’t bother waiting for the weekend. Use these easy cutting instructions, or to step it up a notch, grab a creme brûlée torch and graduate to Serious Eats’ Watermelon, Arugula and Chèvre salad. In case you were wondering, there’s a reason... Read More

Rice & Beans & Skinny Jeans

My new friend, Allison, told me I’d been at fat camp. She was leading me through the black sand and mist at Carate beach, Costa Rica, where as sea turtle volunteers, we started most days with a 5k patrol at 5:30 a.m. We were looking for turtle nests, but we were thinking about breakfast. It probably would involve fresh-squeezed star fruit, tree-ripe bananas, savory gallo pinto and maybe even a taste of non-pasteurized cheese from a neighboring farm. I had to admit, Allison... Read More

Believe Nothing

 “Believe nothing.
No matter 
where you read it, or who said it, even if I have said it, unless it agrees with you own reason and your own common sense."

               - Buddha

“The same molecules
that make up the food
we consume become
the molecules of our
minds and bodies.
So, unless you grow
your own food, you
should choose a
farmer as carefully as
 you choose your 
doctor or pastor.”

  _ Tim Willey, Farmer
             Madera CA
 “If man made it… don’t eat





        - Jack LaLanne

  “If we are
 always arriving and
 departing, it is also
 true that we are 
 eternally anchored. 
 One's destination is 
 never a place but 
 rather a new way of 
 looking at things."

           - Henry Miller
  “The rest of the
 world lives to eat…
 I eat to live.”
- Socrates
“Teachers open the door, 

you must enter by 


         - Chinese proverb

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