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Event: Sebastopol Apple Blossom Festival

Sebastopol’s Apple Blossom Festival The Sebastopol Apple Blossom Festival is a local celebration marking the start of apple growing season. While this year’s festival was the 67th with the name, festivals of its… Continue reading

Featured Food: Broccoli

Broccoli Pesto Ingredients: 4 Cups lightly steamed broccoli florets 1 Cup blanched hazelnuts (reserve a few for garnish) 1/2 Cup parsley leaves 1/2 Cup mint leaves 2 Tsp. grated lemon zest 3 Cloves… Continue reading

Featured Flower: Rose

Love.  True love, friendship, purity, romance, beauty.  Juliet asks: “Would a rose by any other name smell as sweet?”  Perhaps, but few flowers have reached the universal symbolic recognition and resonance of roses. … Continue reading