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Happy Girl Celebrates Eco Farm

    What is Eco Farm?   This year marks the 33rd Annual EcoFarm Conference, the oldest and largest gathering of ecologically sustainable agriculture advocates in the West. For 33 years, they have convened to create, maintain, and promote healthy and just food/farming systems. The multi-day conference yields myriad opportunities for over 1,500 participants to network with colleagues, discover the newest ecological agricultural research and techniques, and build, both individually and as a community.  We are very lucky to have this event right in our small town of Pacific Grove. Every night for the conference, from Thursday to Sunday, we...

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Pickle Your Resolutions on New Years Eve!

 Happy Girl Kitchen is whipping up a fun New Years Eve Party!  We will be making pickles in full party form with a variety of local, organic vegetables and you can throw in a new years resolution into the jar.  You can make as many jars as you wish for $5. per jar and need no experience at all.  There will be a live DJ, DJ West, playing the classic records and the disco ball will be spinning too.  To eat, we will serve house-made lasagna with local Porchini mushrooms, salad and garlic bread for $13. per plate.  Fresh drinks...

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Holiday fun!

 There is a lot going around Happy Girl for the holidays and all of it is fun!  We have lots of new gift boxes that we added to our website to make your holiday shopping easy.  You should check out our shop if you haven't seen it in a while.  We also booked a lot of new workshops into March of 2013.  The most exciting for us is the shop and cafe.  We got in a lot of cool new things including service of high quality teas imported thoughtfully, cool stamp kits from SF and succulent wreaths!  Please come in...

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Pop up dinner this Sunday, December 2nd at Happy Girl in Pacific Grove!

It is that time of the year when you are so busy and have so much to do...let us cook for you!  Matt Millea was formerly a Sous Chef at  Post Ranch Inn amongst many other superb spots in the area and will be cooking up a delightful meal for us all on Sunday night.  Yesterday, Matt and I took a visit to Pinnacle Farm in San Juan Bautista to whet our appetites to create a special one night menu.  We spent about 45 minutes with Phil Foster touring his fields and tasting his crops.  This is the best way...

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Community Nights at Happy Girl Kitchen Co.

For the next two weeks you can come and be a part of the party.  4-7pm November 5th-9th MONDAY-TUESDAY-THURSDAY-FRIDAY and November 12th-16th MONDAY-WEDNESDAY-=THURSDAY-FRIDAY. Come and chop.  Bring an apron and your friends or kids.  We will have soup and bread and pickles available.  We love our community.  Thank you.  173 central ave, Pacific Grove.   This weekend two friends came by the kitchen to help me out because I was basically in over my head in produce.  We pumped the music and got to work and by the end of the night we went through about 500 pounds of tomatoes. ...

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