DJs Galen and Solar from the Sunset Crew in SF came to LA to host a dance party in the park in Van Nuys on Saturday + an After Party downtown LA that went to 7am!
I'm a monkey (Chinese year of the Monkey), so was drawn to the rings. It looked hard, but it really doesn't take strength, but rather, finesse. You just need to build momentum, and have calloused hands would help too.
Chocolate covered collard green leaves inspired by my Cheddar Kale Chip recipe I discovered back in Portland, OR, in 1995 or so. Another delicious way to eat greens!
Kanga, my dog, rescued me 9-years ago on Labor Day Weekend in Portland, OR. To celebrate, we went to Huntington Dog Beach on the final hot day of summer!
On tour for "Ani's Raw Food Asia" in Los Angeles, CA at Erewhon Natural Food Store. It was a packed house. I demoed my Mushroom Bul Go Gi recipe in a Lettuce Wrap topped with a Gochugang Sauce. My raw food and vegan version of the traditional Korean dish.
My day in Seattle, WA began with host Margaret Larson at King 5 TV's NewDay Northwest Show, where everyone in the studio audience received "Ani's Raw Food Asia". From there we went to Evergreen Radio, Thrive Cafe, Komo Newsradio, and then the Woodmark Hotel and Yacht Club for Happy Hour and a Half.
A 6-minute raw food segment with host Dave Anderson on AM Northwest on Portland's KATU TV for "Ani's Raw Food Asia". Plus photos along my tour in Portland, OR before I head off to Seattle, WA.
Watch my debut on Los Angeles TV with ABC 7's Health Coach Lori Corbin. I show her 5 raw food recipes that have gone mainstream including my Zucchini Pasta (featured in Food Network Magazine), Nut Mylks (like Almond Milk), Green Smoothies, Kale Chips (from Ani's Raw Food Essentials), and Seaweed Chips (from Ani's Raw Food Asia).
I was invited to speak on a panel with superstars Rachelle Carson Begley (married to Ed Begley), Sophie Uliano (author), Izabella Miko (actress), Carly Harrill (writer), Karen Stewart Brown (fashion), Kris Willey, and Alexandra Spunt (author) in Culver City, CA at the Women of the Green Generation event.
Ani Phyo's talk for "Ani's Raw Food Asia" at Santa Monica Place at Artisanal LA on April 16, 2011. Watch 4 videos from my talk, Q+A, and book signing.