Category: Food

26: Meet the Gringo

Scott Koenig goes by the title “A Gringo in Mexico”. He has spent years involved in a cultural love affair south of the border. We discover a bit of history and sense of his passion for the region.

13: Trevor Knowles with Maker’s Mark Talks Cocktails and International Women’s Day

Trevor Knowles, longtime San Diegan and Brand Ambassador for Maker’s Mark joined host Katie Stokes to reminisce about childhood memories of gardening and favorite dishes, plus his professional journey which started very early, and more recently his work with Maker’s Mark which among many other awesome projects led him to co-produce an upcoming event on the occasion of International Women’s Day, a benefit for Kitchens For Good to be held at WD Dickinson farm. Last but not least, some pro tips on making great cocktails.

Episode 116 – Food Fable: Passionfruit

Plated Earth Food Fables are short historical fiction stories about produce and its ability to connect people, culture, and history. This Food Fable shares an original fiction story, creating an origin for folklore that claims eating a passion fruit will cause one to fall in love with the next person they lay eyes on.

94: Lia Valencia Key

Lia Valencia Key began her journey with very humble beginnings; raised in a homeless shelter in the inner-city of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Lia decided at an early age to emit joy through adversity. She was determined not to become a product of her environment, and to always follow her inner voice as a dreamer, believer, and achiever.

That inner voice consistently encourages Lia to continuously seek sunshine, joy, and happiness. Following her heart ultimately helped Lia to redefine her prosperity to mean joy, shining bright, loving life, inner fulfillment, and accomplishment.
Lia used this mindset to rise above all challenges and hardships by attaining a Master’s Degree, a top license in Cosmetology, working as a stylist for one of the largest televised home shopping networks, gained life-changing experiences as a lead stylist for top beauty brand CEO’S, and amazing opportunities to travel the world. Throughout her education, work experiences and travels abroad, Lia found herself continuously absorbing love, light, and happiness everywhere she landed.

The Valencia Key brand mission is to inspire life with style. Wearing Valencia Key jewelry will uplift your mindset and infuse your spirit with Sunshine and Joy.
Valencia Key has been created to share inspiration in the form of personally hand-sketched innovative, beautiful creations.

Each Valencia Key creation is birthed from authentic life inspiring messages.

The prosperity collection is based on redefining prosperity according to your life. Its intention is to spread an empowering message, that everyone has a divine right to happiness, love, dreaming big, and achieving fulfillment in every area of their life.

The VALENCIA KEY hand-sketched Prosperity symbol is 3 continuous connected circles, which directly represent life’s constant movement. The collection is comprised of unique pieces that are not only designed to be visually attractive to the external eye but more importantly, inspirational and uplifting to the internal soul.

Episode 115 – Food Buzz: History of Passionfruit

The Food Buzz highlights specific produce facts and history to help guide future produce exploration.

12: Talking About Good News Close to Home with Brad Weber from Local Umbrella Media

Edible San Diego Publisher Katie Stokes sits down with fellow publisher Brad Weber, who heads Local Umbrella Media, a group of 34 hyper-local community newspapers. Brad talks about his rural origins and publishing upbeat news for neighborhoods throughout San Diego County.

93: Shame and Guilt

In this episode, Victoria uncovers the toxicity that shame and guilt can play in our lives when both go unchecked. Although both are healthy to feel, there are some ways do deal with these emotions for a constructive result. Speaking to her own experience with depression, Victoria shares how releasing and transforming shame and guilt proved to be an important process when healing.

100: It’s a BIG Deal!

Is it a BIG deal to reach 100 episodes? Join us for some celebrating and full-circle moments with special guest, Ashley Lee!

25: Who’s New and Who’s Through in 2020

A quick scan of new eateries opening in San Diego and a look at some of the restaurants that went out of business. We highlight establishments we can’t wait to try and closures that really surprised us.

92: Tim Shieff

Timothy Shieff is an English freerunner. He won the Barclaycard World Freerun Championship in 2009 and participated on the television program MTV’s Ultimate Parkour Challenge, as well as won America Ninja Warrior. He had been a vegan since 2012 due to ethical and health reasons. In 2018, he received a great deal of international backlash for resuming consumption of certain animal products in effort to heal his gut. As a result, vegan clothing company ETHCS dropped him from their label.

In this episode, Victoria and Tim catch up and discuss everything from mental, emotional, physical and spiritual health, how stretching physical limits affects mindset, as well as the degrees of strength it takes to be vulnerable, and overcome adversity.

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