“After” Gran Torino Event

On Monday, the first day of school, we had the privilege of having Bee Vang, “Thao” in Gran Torino and Dr. Schein come and present a workshop about race, masculinity and media activism surrounding the movie “Gran Torino”. “Thao” as well as Bee Vang are Hmong.  The Hmong are a relatively unknown group of people…

Roasted Tofu and Green Beans

I was dying to try one of the recipes in my new cookbook, Clean Food.  Unfortunately for me, the three bean chili will have to wait until tomorrow since the beans need to soak overnight.  I know there are short cuts, but I’ve never made beans from scratch and I wanted to do it the…