Day 7: Hawaii Eat Local Challenge

Day 7: Hawaii Eat Local Challenge

Unbelievable fairytale ending to our Eat Local Challenge here on Maui. In solidarity with people around the planet who were participating in the March Against Monsanto, GMO Free Maui and Alika Atay organized #OutGrow Monsanto. Held at Simpli Fresh Farm, this event...
DAY 6: Hawaii Eat Local Challenge

DAY 6: Hawaii Eat Local Challenge

Traveling with a cooler of road food is a way of life for the locavore. I made a nice lunch, but in preparation for the #OutgrowMonsanto event I found myself far away from home and the challenge became more challenging. Video below highlights a couple fabulous little...
Day 5: HI Eat Local Challenge

Day 5: HI Eat Local Challenge

I can’t believe we’re already nearing the end of our Eat Local Challenge. Mahalo ke Akua for all this beautiful food and the community of people gathering around it. Video highlights mallow (Malva parviflora), which I harvested and ground up into a powder. This powder...
Day 4: HI Eat Local Challenge

Day 4: HI Eat Local Challenge

Day 4 of our Eat Local Challenge here in Hawai’i. Video highlights kiawe and turk’s cap hibiscus flowers. . . . . . . . . . . Here’s a list of everything I ate today. All local. SF = Savage Farms (my house!) Brunch: pork leftovers (see Day 3 for more...
Day 3: HI Eat Local Challenge

Day 3: HI Eat Local Challenge

Day 3 of our Eat Local Challenge. I made this short little video, which shows harvesting some wild grass seeds, thimbleberry greens (Rubus rosifolius), false awa leaves (Piper auritum), and kukui nuts (Aleurites moluccana). I roasted the kukui nuts in the oven at 325...
Day 2: HI Eat Local Challenge

Day 2: HI Eat Local Challenge

. . . . . . . . . . . . . . Day 2 of our Eat Local Challenge in Hawai’i. This video highlights wild amaranth (Amaranthus spinosus) greens, which were part of my breakfast and dinner. Here’s what I ate for the day… SF = Savage Farms (where I live!)...