Laura Kenny

Real Food: Pot roast even better with grass-fed beef

We are what we eat. It makes perfect sense, doesn’t it? Our good health depends on the quality, not quantity, of food we consume each and every day. In Placer County we are tru ...

Real Food: Fresh pink-eyed peas worth the work

Editor’s Note: Joanne Neft is a longtime Placer County agriculture advocate. This is the first in a monthly column. It’s the season for fresh peas and you’ll want to check ...

New book serves up ‘Real Food’

Placer County is extraordinarily edible. Joanne Neft and Laura Kenny spent each Monday in 2009 creating and serving dinner for eight in Neft’s Auburn home. Neft, a longtime ag ...