Tag Archive: california

Featured Food: Gravenstein Apples

Gravenstein Apples In the United States, the small town of Sebastopol is famous for its Gravenstein apples.  It is immensely versatile; there is no better apple on earth for eating whole, making apple… Continue reading

Featured Food: Zucchini

Nadja’s Stuffed Zucchini Ingredients 1 or 2 monster-sized zucchini 3-4 cups rice (cooked) 1 box of mushrooms (crimini or white button) 1-1.5 lbs. ground turkey or pork with Italian spices (you can ask… Continue reading

Featured Flower: Oleander

Oleander Oleander a dangerous beauty.  With its spear-shaped leaves and tropical-looking flowers, it lends an island feel to yards and public places throughout California.  These evergreen shrubs grow to be quite tall and… Continue reading