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Week of 4/14/18:

Stasher - self-sealing, air-tight, reusable storage bags made of pure platinum, food-grade silicone. A healthy plastic bag alternative safe for people and the planet.

https://www.stasherbag.com/

Acta Non Verba- Youth Urban Farm Project

https://anvfarm.org/

SHRIMP & VEGETABLE SPRING ROLLS

By Chef Nikki Shaw

10

Rice Paper Wrappers

4

cups warm water

10

medium cooked shrimp, tails removed and cut in half lengthwise

1

cup whole baby spinach leaves, stems removed

1/2

cup bean sprouts

1/2

cup cilantro leaves

1/2

cup asparagus, steamed, cut into 2” pieces

1/2

cup carrots, shredded

1/4

cup rice vinegar

1/4

cup Teriyaki glaze

1/2

cup noodles, cooked (pasta or egg)

1/2

cup Thai Peanut Dipping Sauce

1.   

Remove the rice paper wrapper from the package, soak in warm water and follow the directions on the package. 

2.

Lay the wrapper on a cutting board then place two pieces of shrimp in the middle, side-by-side.  Cover the shrimp with spinach leaves then begin to layer a small amount of the bean sprouts, cilantro, asparagus and mushrooms.  Mix the rice vinegar with the carrots then add them on top.  Mix the teriyaki with the noodles then add them on top.

  

3. 

Gently fold the sides and follow the wrapping directions on the package.  After folding the edges, roll as tight as possible.  Serve with a side of peanut sauce.

servings: 10  /  prep time: 15 minutes  /  cook time: 15 minutes

Week of 8/17/17:

Best and Worst cities for first time homebuyers 

https://wallethub.com/edu/best-and-worst-cities-for-first-time-home-buyers/5564/

Week of 8/10/17:

Point Bonita Light House

https://www.nps.gov/goga/pobo.htm

The Inkwells

www.marincountyparks.org

The Inkwells are small pools beside Sir Francis Drake Boulevard in Lagunitas, West Marin.  They aren't marked, but they're easy to find. Use 8889 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., Lagunitas if you're using GPS. When driving along Sir Francis Drake Blvd., the Inkwells are just beyond where the houses stop and Samuel P. Taylor State Park begins. As you cross Shafter Bridge, the Inkwells are directly on your right, underneath a reddish-colored bridge.  Parking is available across the street at the Leo T. Cronin Fish Viewing Area (https://www.marinwater.org/315/Fish-Viewing)  

Samuel P. Taylor State Park

http://www.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=469

East Brother Light Station - Dinner, Bed & Breakfast

http://www.ebls.org/

Rock City - Mount Diablo State Park

Mount Diablo State Park - South Gate Road Entrance

2675 Mt. Diablo Scenic Boulevard

Blackhawk, 94506

3.5 miles further up the road is a parking lot and entrance to Rock City

Cost: $10 per vehicle

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