The FOOD SQUAD - a fab group of food lovers, dishing on Summer Food Finds...from a Super-licious ice cream trail, to pow wow foods, to chef adventures with his daughters, BBQ, tacos and more!This is not your average food show!
This is not your usual list of ice cream spots. From oceanfront to city streets, to country farms, you'll find scoop shops, flavors and styles of frozen treats you didn't know where here. Plus nearby & notable things to do and places to eat.
Mother, Montessori education enthusiast, and black breastfeeding advocate Amelia Sherwood talks about her passion for supportive joyous community and the importance of nurturing black & brown children and families.
Ice cream entrepreneur Netta Hadari talks about his passionate quest to create real ice cream, commercially produced with amazing flavors and no artificial ingredients or stabilizers. And... when you care about social justice, why does ice cream matter?
Organizing for Freedom - Live Episode. CT Core - Organize Now! founders & husband and wife team Isa Mujahid and Camelle Scott-Mujahid share their insights into grassroots organizing to transform the racial and economic inequity in the state of Connecticut and beyond.
Hear from Sanctuary Kitchen co-founder Sumiya Kahn about this new organization that helps talented refugee cooks connect with their new communities by offering cooking classes, supper clubs and starting food businesses. Fatema, a warm and charming cook who is a refugee from Syria, shares her impressions of life and food in America, and her family recipe for Basbousa, a semolina yogurt cake, soaked in rose and orange flower water syrup. A wonderful balance of real life and sweet pleasures.
Host Tagan Engel, and more than 40 members of her family traveled to Holland for a holocaust memorial in honor of her grandmother Selma Wynberg Engel and the Wynberg family, who lived there before most of them were murdered by the Nazi's during WWII. Guest Saul Fussiner joins Tagan to discuss their shared history as grandchildren of survivors, and how people and societies try and heal from genocide. Tagan tells her grandparent's story of revolt and survival, and Saul shares about teaching high school students about these issues using the Facing History & Ourselves curricula and techniques.
Ep. 13 Workers Rights: Four restaurant workers, Oscar, Antonio, Ivan and Raffael shed light on the abusive working conditions they experienced at a local restaurant. Together with two other workers they filed a federal law suit in April 2017 with support from Unidad Latina en Acción and New Haven Legal Assistance Association.
A Black Jewish liberation passover seder at Soul Fire Farm draws on the parallel stories of Moses and Harriet Tubman to honor the struggle for freedom. Hip Hop and wise words from Y-Love, a talented rapper who is Black, Latino, Jewish and Gay... and you should hear him spit in Yiddish. And as always some fabulous recipes including Haitian Liberation Soup and Pavlova with Pink Grapefruit Curd & Cherries.
Sometimes you go simple, and sometimes you go grand, this was one of the grand times, and meringue wows every time. A dessert perfect for Passover, adding sweetness to the end of the night of remembering slavery and oppression, and a moment to look towards the sweetness of liberation.
Ep. 10 Adventures in Bread + Food Advocate NYC - Geeking out on whole grains with bakers from Whole G Breads and Pastries and their journey from Venezuela to New Haven + Food Advocate, Youth Organizer Kris Erskine on culturally relevant community building and justice making.
Maple syruping season brings us Mohegan food expert, Rachel Sayet sharing native lineage and recipes, 8 year old Sam leads us through tapping trees in the city & the 1st Spotlight series on food entrepreneurs and workers with guest Marshall Cruz dreaming of his Grits n' Gravy food truck.
Maple syrup is used by native peoples in the northeast to sweeten recipes. Rachel Sayet, Mohegan food expert shares a few of her favorites from Abenaki Elder Dale Carson, including strawberry cornbread and maple baked beans.
Ep. 8 Winter On The Farm Harvesting winter greens, visiting chickens, eating farm pickles...A visit to Massaro Community Farm just outside New Haven, CT and a glimpse into life on the farm in the winter.