Urban Ecology Extravanganza on Sunday March 3rd!
An educational, fun-filled event thats ALMOST FREE!
Don’t miss this revolutionary event! In honor of the upcoming SoCal Permaculture Convergence, IUE is proud to be partnering with several Los Angeles based organizations to bring you this once-in-a-lifetime event. Come learn from some of LA’s leading urban ecology experts and from internationally recognized Permaculturalist Paul Wheaton. To encourage everyone to come and learn, this event is ALMOST FREE!!!! Sign up a big group and pay nearly nothing to attend.Paul Wheaton of permies.com
No Coop, No Run Chicken Raising
Why spend the money to build a chicken coop and run, when you can have healthier, happier chickens without them? Paul explains his super simple backyard chicken raising techniques.
1pm to 2pm Small Lunch provided by Oh Happy Days! Natural Foods & Cafe
Marco Barrantes of La Loma Development Co
Permaculture in the Big City
How does Permaculture apply to life in the concrete jungle? Hear this Permaculture designer and entrepreneur speak about healing our cities, creating jobs, and transforming LA’s food culture.
Darren Butler of EcoWorkshops.com
3:30pm to 5pm
Does gardening have to be such hard work? Learn how to work with Nature’s systems to make your garden easier to manage and more productive than ever before.
Paul Wheaton on Irrigation Free Gardening at Armory Center for the Arts
6pm to 8pm
Paul will discuss Permaculture strategies to eliminate the need for irrigation in our gardens. An especially relevant talk given our climate here in Southern California.
Sunday, March 3
@Institute of Urban Ecology
3896 N Fair Oaks Avenue, Altadena , CA
Evening Paul Wheaton Lecture
@Armory Center for Arts
145 N Raymond Ave
Pasadena, CA 91103
Registration (click here to register)
$5 for 1st ticket
$1 each add’tl ticket
Institute of Urban Ecology
La Loma Development
Oh Happy Days Natural Foods Market
Whole Foods Market, Pasadena
Whittier Backyard Farms
Arroyo SECO Network of Time Banks
Ten Thousand Villages Pasadena
The Downtown Flea Market is coming soon.
We are launching the uber hip Downtown Flea Market in May! This is not your ordinary run of the mill, blah and predictable flea market. This flea will fill 5 Lots in the Historic Core of Downtown Los Angeles. With Antiques & Vinatge, Collectibles and Hand Mades. We are actively seeking out the best vendors and dealers we can find. Know some cool vendors yourself? (or perhaps its you)… We want to know.
Got what we want? Applications are now being accepted just click this link.
New Food Truck Events!
We have a super cool new Members Only section for Vendors and Food Trucks. As a Registered Member, you will access to our online booking system (free of processing fees) plus an option to get Early Notice for those choice events like the Fan Fest at Dodger Stadium! Details are on our Membership Options page. 30 Day Free Trial too!
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Lavender Lemonade Video Recipe
3/4 cup lavender
9 juiced lemons (or) 1 1/2 cups lemon juice
2 cups honey
6 cups water
Boil water and then turn down heat and stir in lavender. Let the lavender steep for about 20 minutes. Flowers should turn the water purple.
Filter out lavender flowers for about six cups, then add honey then add lemon juice. Warm tea or let it cool and serve cold.
231 S. Magnolia Ave
Goleta, CA 93117
Julia Crookston, Chef-Owner
Julia Crookston, the owner of preserves Santa Barbara, is a career culinarian with over 30 years of production & development experience. An alumnus of Alice Water’s Chez Panisse and Jeremiah Tower’s Stars, she returned to Southern California as an Executive Chef and then General Manager for Bon Appetit Mgt Co, supervising food service for private colleges and major motion picture studios. Recruited to be an instructor for a professional culinary program, she helped develop an original curriculum and was the Serv Safe certificate instructor. For the last 15 years, Julia has been employed in private service, developing small businesses and as instructor and consultant. She is a lifelong promoter & practitioner of hand made high quality foods and is deeply involved with local food production systems.
Gerald Weiskamp, Lead Cook
Jordan Thomas, Baker/Sandwich Extraordinaire
Ying Labuguen, Star Cook
Mia Cetti, Counter Superstar
Maria Flynn, Counter Superstar
Rebecca Reyes, Counter Superstar
General Manager: Melissa Gomez
Goodland Kitchen is a Community Supported Kitchen in Goleta, CA
Isla Vista Food Cooperative
Santa Barbara CoOp
Over 4,000 invested owners currently (over 20k since the co-op began), tons of member-owner benefits, active board of directors, opportunities to co-op owners to actively participate in our business, open-book finances).
The isla vista food cooperative was founded on the 7 cooperative principles and most definitely upholds them every day.
6575 Seville Rd
Goleta, CA 93117
Mon-Sun 8 am – 10 pm
YogaWorks – Multiple Locations
$45 for One Month of Unlimited Yoga Classes ($149 Value)
Time left to buy 3 days 16:10:32
Over 70 bought Limited quantity available
YogaWorks has 24 studios in CA & NY with classes in a variety of styles and levels. There are classes for people who have never stepped on a yoga mat and for people with a daily practice.
The special offer on Groupon runs for the next few days… So don’t let this pass you up.
230 1/2 N Larchmont Blvd
Los Angeles, California 90004
18700 Ventura Boulevard
Los Angeles, California 91356
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Westwood, California 90024
1426 Montana Ave
Santa Monica, California 90403
15327 W Sunset Blvd
Pacific Palisades, California 90272
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Santa Monica, California 90405
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Santa Clarita, California 91355
740 Allied Way
El Segundo, California 90245
277 West Green Street
Pasadena, California 91105
Orr Orchards Local Lime Supplier Marmalime Santa Barbara
Your Local Lime Supplier
Pure Citrus Marmalade
Bearss Limes, Water, Pure Cane Sugar
Made at GVCC Goleta Valley Community Center
Goleta, CA 93117
PO Box 22245
Santa Barbara, CA 93121
Lori’s Original Herb Infused Natural Lemonades
Had the lavender lemonade and it was delicious. Hope we can buy this in the LA/Pasadena area soon. Bought three bottles to go with our sandwiches from the El Rancho in Los Olivos after we had a sample. Very good lemonade! Can’t wait to try new flavors.
Lori’s Original Lemonade, a beverage company producing refreshing and delicious organic real juice lemonades gently infused with Lavender!
Lori’s Original Lemonade
Lori Volk – (805) 794-8292
PO Box 1829
Ojai, CA 93024
Oscar winners at the 85th annual Academy Awards
Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role: Christoph Waltz, Django Unchained
Best Animated Short Film: Paperman
Best Animated Feature Film: Brave
Achievement in Cinematography: Life of Pi, Claudio Miranda
Achievement in Visual Effects: Life of Pi
Achievement in Costume Design: Anna Karenina, Jacqueline Durran
Achievement in Makeup & Hairstyling: Les Misérables
Best Live-Action Short Film: Curfew
Best Documentary Short Subject: Inocente
Best Documentary Feature: Searching for a Sugar Man
Best Foreign-Language Film: Amour (Austria)
Achievement in Sound Mixing: Les Misérables
Achievement in Sound Editing: Zero Dark Thirty & Skyfall
Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role: Anne Hathaway, Les Miserables
Seth MacFarlane’s opening act includes groans, boobs and Channing Tatum dancing
Achievement in Film Editing: Argo
Achievement in Production Direction: Lincoln
Original Score: Life of Pi, Mychael Danna
Original Song: “Skyfall,” Adele Adkins & Paul Epworth; Skyfall
Adapted Screenplay: Argo, Chris Terrio
Original Screenplay: Django Unchained, Quentin Tarantino
Kristen Stewart on crutches at the Oscars red carpet, still looks great
Achievement in Directing: Ang Lee, Life of Pi
Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role: Daniel Day-Lewis, Lincoln
Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role: Jennifer Lawrence, Silver Linings Playbook
Best Motion Picture: Argo
Digital Wrist-Cuff Blood-Pressure Monitor – Online Deal
$24.99 for VitaGoods Travel Pulse Digital Wrist-Cuff Blood-Pressure Monitor ($99 List Price). Free Shipping and Free Returns.
Monitor’s inflatable wrist cuff relays readings to an LCD display; alerts users to possible hypertension or irregular heart beats
Portable blood-pressure monitor for at-home use or travel
Expandable wrist cuff accommodates regular-, large-, and leg-sized arms
LCD display with large, easy-to-read icons
Displays systolic and diastolic pressure, pulses per minute, and date and time
Alerts users to possible irregular heartbeat or hypertension
Memory stores up to 90 readings
World Health Organization classification indicator
Automatically turns off after one minute to conserve power
Requires two AAA batteries
Includes instructions and small carrying case
Weight: 0.53 pounds
Grill Covers for favorite MLB and NFL Team
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Over 1,000 bought: Limited quantity available
Protect grills from rain, snow, and gusts
Thick vinyl covers
MLB or NFL logo printed on the front
Velcro straps keep cover on grill during windy days
Felt lining protects grill finish
Fits most large grills and crashed spaceships
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Buellton Wine & Chili Festival
Sunday, March 17, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM (PDT)
Welcome to the inaugural Buellton Wine & Chili Festival! Some of the best local chefs will compete to take home cash prizes for the best Red Chili, Chile Verde and Homemade Salsa in the Santa Ynez Valley.
As a guest you get to participate in the People’s Choice awards; you decide who has the best Red Chili, best Chile Verde, best Salsa, best Booth Showmanship, and best red and white wines. Your ticket includes a souvenir wine glass and unlimited wine tastes; ten chili tasting tickets; an Oak BBQ lunch; entertainment and more! Tickets are also available for guests under 21 who want to sample some chili, talk to the chefs and have a good time, however minors must be accompanied by an adult.
Please join us for this new tradition on St. Patrick’s Day!
Buy tickets here, $30 for early bird tickets.
180 Avenue of Flags
Sunday, March 17, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM (PDT)
Goleta, CA 93117
Goleta: Storke & Hollister
Santa Barbara CA 93101 • (805) 962-5354 • Fax (805) 962-1435