Monica’s Turns Seven!

Monica’s Waterfront Bakery and Cafe celebrated year seven on Saturday. For those of you who don’t know, Monica Downen is a pillar of support for the local food community. She buys from local farmers, caters local events, and turns out delicious food. She builds a great team too, her staff is warmly welcoming whenver I walk in. Congrats Monica – here’s to many more! … Continue reading

Kitsap Local in Silverdale Mall – Two Snooty Chefs

One of the best reasons to visit Kitsap Local – they carry the complete collection of spice mixes from Two Snooty Chefs! If you’ve met Chef Chris Plemmons and Chef Gary Fuller you know that they aren’t snooty at all. Chef Plemmons devotes his life to education and helping others, he’s one of the hidden treasures of the county. These spice mixes are wonderful time savers sourced with quality ingredients. I cook a chicken slathered with their Herbs de Poulet every week. This is a great chance to see the entire line and pick up a gift pack for a hostess gift, hard to buy for senior, foodie, or even yourself! … Continue reading