Posts by ShinShinChez

Recipes for Giving: Cathy Lalley from John Howie

Recipes for Giving: Cathy Lalley from John Howie

While working with John on his first book Passion & Palate: Recipes for a Generous Table, we had the chance to meet and talk with his friends, family and employees. As we found with almost every last one of them, they spent a great deal of time sharing their thoughts, feelings and experiences of being […]

John Howie at Tuxes & Tails, May 12th

Join John at the Seattle Humane Society’s Tuxes & Tails Auction May 12, 2012 at the Hyatt Regency Bellevue. For more information, visit http://www.tuxesandtails.org/

John Howie at The Commons on the Microsoft Campus May 9th

John Howie at The Commons on the Microsoft Campus May 9th

In honor of Mother’s Day Chef/author John Howie will share recipes and stories from his new book, Passion & Palate: Recipes for a Generous Table. Join us for a book signing and gift wrapping available for that special person in your life. My mother, although never a gourmet cook, was a great cook, as evidenced […]

Best Idea Ever – Cash Mob

Best Idea Ever – Cash Mob

I told the story of the Cash Mob to my wife this morning. I could be totally off-base on this one (I’m not going to research it and pretend like I knew this time) but here’s how it goes… One day, a group of friends in NY found out that a local convenience store, Hercules […]

What’s going on at the farmers, cooks, eaters blog?

What’s going on at the farmers, cooks, eaters blog?

We run a collaborative blog about eating, giving back, and community over at farmerscookseaters.com. I wanted to take a moment to call out a few of our better pieces over there to give everyone a sense of what that site is all about. The theme of the blog surrounds the inspiration and premise behind TENDER: […]

A Little, Green Sprout of a Blog

There comes a time in the life of every business where a corner is turned. It’s the time when that business turns deeply inward, furrows its collective brow, and asks the hardest question it possibly can… “Should we be blogging?” I write blogs, build blogs, read blogs, and talk to people about blogs and, still, […]