Food on the Street
China / Food

Food on the Street

“Street Food” in Shanghai’s generally cheap, quick, greasy, easy, and occasionally tasty.  Lots of oil, veggies, noodles, and rice. Most vendors do not wear gloves and cleanliness of the ingredients is often questionable.  Here’s to building your immune system!  (And heat kills all germs, right??)  Here’s a bit about the street food located at the corner of Anshun Lu & … Continue reading

BioFarm
China / Food

BioFarm

This week was October holiday in China so I headed to BioFarm to live and farm for the week. It was beautiful. The complete opposite of haywire. Everyone had dirt in their fingernails. You could walk in grass with your bare feet and even had time to scratch out a few blog posts, answer belated email, … Continue reading

Food

Fun w/ a Scoby

A SCOBY (Symbiotic Culture Of friendly Bacteria and Yeast) is used to make a fermented probiotic tea called Kombucha. Some wwoofers I was in NC with for a few days this summer had recently learned to make the tea drink. It looks nasty but is actually really good and good for you.  After they’d left the … Continue reading