Category Archives: food


Detroit, former land of milk and honey for the auto industry, now has a bad reputation.  When we shared our plans of visiting Detroit, many people made a face like they ate something foul and asked, “why Detroit?”  Thoughts of … Continue reading

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Feast of the Senses on Green Fire Farm

Root Song — Callie Plaxco Picking carrots in the morning makes me think of god, the ceremonious unearthing of roots from garden beds, the bright smell that clings to the air and to my fingers — how, to die, for … Continue reading

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Green Fire Farm

For the month of July we were farmers. We woke up at 5:30am, worked 10-hour days, were surrounded by beauty, and ate the best produce of our lives. As most of you know, we want to start a farm. Working … Continue reading

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So Much Tokyo, So Little Time

We’ve both wanted to go to Tokyo for years. From the pop culture on steroids, to giant arcades with the latest games that you can’t get in the States, to the food… what’s not to like about Tokyo, before even … Continue reading

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Touring Taiwan with Family, and Cheap Eats

Things have been very busy with classes and family events.  Sorry we’ve been slacking on posts.  Coming soon are posts on Rites and Rituals, Chinese language and more.  Here is a little tidbit of what we have been up to … Continue reading

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