Conversation with People...this page contains conversations with people in Siskiyou County and in my life. Please link through to their full interviews.
Denise Spayd is the volunteer Executive Director at Siskiyou Food Assistance. The Food Pantry provides food to low-income residents of South Siskiyou County through an all volunteer run program. Denise facilitates two major fundraising campaigns that SFA relieves on to keep their food pantry going they are the Run for Food 5k run/walk on Thanksgiving Day, and North State Giving Tuesday (held on the first Tuesday after Thanksgiving).
David Clarno and Aaron Greener are the owners of Dunsmuir Brewery Works, a family friendly brew pub with live music and outdoor seating. Their food menu focuses on lunch and dinner with specials. The beer menu changes with the seasons. They are located at 5701 Dunsmuir Ave in the historical district of Dunsmuir. Pictured: David, Me and Aaron.
Kristin Allen is also know as The Blind Lady because she sells window covering. Her children know her as the Best Vegan Mom Ever. Raise on meat and potatoes in dairy country Kristin is having fun just eating plants.
Nikolas Allen is a real estate agent who is also creating music and still finds time to emcee the Liberty Arts Fashion shows and Butteville PTO Art Auction. He shares his recipe for Soft-Shell Street Tacos.
Mimi Bailey is co-owner of Arthouse in collaboration with Joel Shelton. The Miner Street Arthouse located at 327 W Miner St., Yreka, is a gallery, working studio and tattoo shop. Mimi and Joel describe their artwork as “tattoo-related art...that appeals to a generation of people who grew up on pop culture.”
Kendra Bainbridge is the owner of Raven Tree, Wild Bird & Nature Shop located in the Ray’s shopping center in Mount Shasta. Raven Tree carries birding products including bulk seeds suet, feeders, baths, houses, optics and books. A great place to shop for nature related gifts for adults and children.
Maria Lucero shared her Aunt Becky's Chicken Enchilada casserole recipe when she came to visit me and my family in Mount Shasta
Cami Noble is a long time friend of mine and contributor to my collection of hand painted dinnerware. She shares Jeanne's recipe for Coconut Macaroons that she has made her own with a gluten free option and they are dipped in chocolate!
Kim Solga is an artist, muralist and avid river rafter living in Mount Shasta. Solga is also a web designer and author. She shared her recipe for River Rafters Turkey Chili for 16.