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COUPLE'S NET

My Daughter Died 18 Years Ago

My daughter had Trisomy 13, a fatal chromosome disorder. Down Syndrome is Trisomy 21. The lower the number, the more serious it is. Her death, among a series...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Sep. 29, 2016
Last comment by Marc Vincenti, on Oct 5, 2016 at 2:12 am | 6 comments | 14493 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Vegan, gluten-free French fries coming to Stanford Shopping Center

Guenevere Blanchard is fond of saying she found a way to "de-villainize the French fry." Blanchard is the proud owner of 3potato4, which sells...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 4, 2016
Last comment by Katy, on Oct 5, 2016 at 12:52 am | 8 comments | 10676 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Corporate Wellness and Couples

I’m starting to see a lot in the news about corporate wellness, and that companies are and will be investing in corporate wellness programs. According...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Aug. 5, 2016
Last comment by Emma Smith, on Oct 4, 2016 at 10:52 pm | 1 comment | 11561 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Where to dine out on Thanksgiving

For those of you who don't enjoy cooking, prefer to eat out on Turkey Day or simply want to support restaurant staff working on the holiday, head to these local...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Nov. 19, 2013
Last comment by Brenna, on Oct 4, 2016 at 10:49 am | 8 comments | 79296 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

What local restaurants do you miss the most?

In light of the seemingly endless ebb and flow of restaurant closures and openings on the Peninsula, from years-long standbys to short-lived stints, I've long...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jun. 2, 2014
Last comment by likey, on Oct 3, 2016 at 2:57 pm | 38 comments | 16472 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

Pumpkin Curry Empanadas

We haven’t done a recipe in awhile and it’s time. I'm hungry! If you are looking for something special, this recipe takes effort and has...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Sep. 30, 2016
Last comment by sarapopo, on Oct 3, 2016 at 12:14 pm | 5 comments | 5436 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Mountain View Oktoberfest returns this weekend

It's that time of year: Oktoberfest season is upon us. Mountain View's very own version of the traditional German festival will be returning this weekend,...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Sep. 28, 2016
There are no comments yet. 22402 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

Hoes Down and Eco Farm

Hey Food Partiers…two super fun, food events are coming up soon… Hoes Down Harvest Celebration Oct 1 – 2, 2016 Capay...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Sep. 13, 2016
Last comment by Alexa, on Sep 27, 2016 at 9:47 am | 8 comments | 14047 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

Help Define “Natural” on Food Labels

The FDA has extended request for comments on what “natural” means on food labeling. The Food Party! took a field trip to a grocery in Michigan...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Mar. 13, 2016
Last comment by umam, on Sep 24, 2016 at 8:50 pm | 12 comments | 7373 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Menlo Park: Farewell Su Hong, hello Yum Cha Palace

Ever since Su Hong To Go in downtown Menlo Park changed hands in...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Dec. 8, 2015
Last comment by umam, on Sep 24, 2016 at 1:39 am |
17 comments | 12713 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Baume, Village Pub, Chez TJ hold onto Michelin stars; Madera drops

Local Michelin-ranked restaurants Baumè in Palo Alto, The Village Pub in Woodside and Chez TJ in Mountain View all held onto their star status in the 2016 San Francisco...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Oct. 20, 2015
Last comment by umam, on Sep 24, 2016 at 1:21 am | 2 comments | 9904 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Southern California chain snags La Boulange space in Palo Alto

Lemonade, a fast-casual healthy restaurant chain based in Southern California, announced this week a forthcoming expansion into the Bay Area, including a new location...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Oct. 1, 2015
Last comment by umam, on Sep 24, 2016 at 1:19 am | 11 comments | 8325 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Opening alert: Verde Tea Kitchen in Mountain View

Verde Tea Kitchen, sister to neighboring Verde Tea Cafe in Mountain View, is now open and serving Taiwanese food and drinks. As the name implies, Verde Tea Kitchen...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Mar. 14, 2016
Last comment by umam, on Sep 24, 2016 at 1:19 am | 2 comments | 6543 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Opening alert: Aroy Thai Bistro in Palo Alto

Aroy Thai Bistro, a new downtown Palo Alto restaurant from the owner of neighboring Thaiphoon, is now open at 320 University Ave. Aroy's menu is typical...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Apr. 28, 2016
Last comment by umam, on Sep 24, 2016 at 1:04 am | 2 comments | 5403 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Opening alert: Manresa Bread in Los Altos

Manresa Bread, the popular bakery spinoff of David Kinch's celebrated Manresa restaurant in Los Gatos, is opening a second location in Los Altos on Wednesday,...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on May. 31, 2016
Last comment by umam, on Sep 24, 2016 at 12:50 am | 2 comments | 4911 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Scott?s Seafood Mountain View to close, reopen as new concept

A changing of the helm at Scott's Seafood Mountain View will result in the closure of the Castro Street seafood spot and the...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 24, 2014
Last comment by umam, on Sep 24, 2016 at 12:47 am | 19 comments | 29762 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Downtown Mountain View gets an acai-bowl shop

The persistent trend of acai bowls is continuing in Mountain View with the addition of Mahalo Bowl, a food truck’s first brick-and-mortar location on Castro...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Dec. 22, 2015
Last comment by umam, on Sep 23, 2016 at 10:54 pm | 7 comments | 9997 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

New Thai restaurant replaces Palo Alto's Rice Thai Cuisine

The second outpost of a San Jose Thai restaurant has taken over 3924 El Camino Real in Palo Alto, the former home of

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 19, 2016
Last comment by umam, on Sep 23, 2016 at 10:29 pm |
8 comments | 6150 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Summer food-and-drink goings on

Pig roasts, Bastille Day, Silicon Valley Beer Week — summer is chock full of food-and-drink events around the Midpeninsula. Read on to fill your calendars...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 11, 2016
Last comment by umam, on Sep 23, 2016 at 10:05 pm | 3 comments | 11683 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Hunan Home's shutters after 25 years in Los Altos

Hunan Home's Restaurant in Los Altos closed Sept. 13 after a quarter century of business, owner Jenny Yuan confirmed on Tuesday. Yuan, whose family opened...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Sep. 15, 2015
Last comment by umam, on Sep 23, 2016 at 9:52 pm | 12 comments | 9689 Views
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You Dirty Little Thing
By Laura Stec | 9 comments | 10,542 views

Celebrity chef pulls out of BFD Menlo Park; to reopen as new concept
By Elena Kadvany | 6 comments | 4,535 views

“Housewife” a Journey of Transgender Marriage
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 1,989 views