Monthly Archives: February 2017

Yogi Berra and the Pike Place Market

“Nobody goes there anymore; it’s too crowded.”  Yogi Berra Long before the fish guys tossed salmon for phone-yielding tourists, before the fairly disgusting gum wall showed up, before little kids waited to sit on Rachel the pig, and before people … Continue reading

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From bagpipes to panpipes: Choripans

If you receive this blog via an email from Marla in the Kitchen, listen to the attached videos by clicking on the post title.   When you stroll around the Seattle Center, a music festival or a street fair on … Continue reading

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Tomatoes will break your heart: Tomato Jam

If you receive this blog via an email from Marla in the Kitchen, listen to Little Feat by clicking on the post title. Talking to a gardener can be like talking to a dog owner. Ten minutes into a dog conversation, stories … Continue reading

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Breaking the rules: Kimchee Quesadillas

If you receive this blog via an email from Marla in the Kitchen, to listen to Frank Sinatra playing “Summer Wind”, click on the post title.   I have always obeyed authority and followed the rules. Anyone in a uniform, … Continue reading

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