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An Experienced Cohouser Reports From Common House Kitchens and Dining Rooms across North America This article appeared originally in the print magazine Cohousing in the Winter of 2001 It is followed by excerpts from a short piece published on this website in 2008, and by an Update posted in...
Views since 5/2014: 6,590
Part 1: Common Meal Practice Run - 2016 Interview “My illness is messing with my brain, making things fuzzy. But this kind of stuff, I can’t forget it.” The cohousing world lost a pioneer and community mentor in the Summer of 2016, Joani Blank of Swan’s Market Cohousing in Oakland, CA. A...
Views since 5/2014: 378
Off my usual topic of governance but this was a response to a question from a new community that I thought might be helpful to all new communities, and some settled ones. What should we buy of the kitchen? On small appliances: At 14 years we still have donations and have just started buying more...
Views since 5/2014: 3,543
"It is a strategy I think a community could use to jump start their program, and then talk about how to reduce the centralization after a year or more of successful meals. Since we have quite slowly added new households it is quite clear that our successful meals program is what has helped get more...
Views since 5/2014: 3,576
In the summer here at Heartwood, common meals become more casual. Lots of people come and go on trips, so spontaneous gatherings often occur to welcome home weary travelers. The grill gets fired up, and people come to the terrace with something to contribute. This recipe for Roasted Corn and Black...
Views since 5/2014: 1,907
Our Sunday mornings lately have begun with kale, cauliflower, and heaps of carrots. Once a week, our neighbors gather to harvest veggies from our local community supported agriculture (CSA) farm. It is a worker-share arrangement, so each member contributes a couple hours of time each week or  pays...
Views since 5/2014: 1,904
One of Heartwood’s younger contingents enjoys a spring brunch outdoors. I want to thank those of you who have sent me recipes. I really appreciate it and will try to use them in future articles. I still need many more, so don’t be shy! This month, I want to share one of the more popular meals-of...
Views since 5/2014: 1,876
Mary’s Sesame Noodles was a hit at a recent Friday night potluck. This month I have a great sesame noodle recipe that can be served hot, warm or cold. It’s easy, inexpensive and a whole meal by itself. This recipe comes from Mary, one of our members who keeps busy with two teenage kids and doesn...
Views since 5/2014: 1,764
Dinner at Ecovillage at Ithaca My plan with this column is to feature recipes from cohousing communities around the world to create a cookbook we can all use, with the proceeds going to the Cohousing Association. If that idea seems worthwhile to you, please take a moment to send me your favorite...
Views since 5/2014: 2,057
A common meal at Swan’s Market Cohousing This month I’m featuring a recipe, Yummy Tofu Salad, from a California cohousing community. This one is from Joani Blank at Swan's Market Cohousing in Oakland. Joani has been passionate about common meals even longer than I have. I remember going to one of...
Views since 5/2014: 1,756

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