The Feed: Tim the Girl About Town

It’s an unusually crisp Saturday morning, where beneath the backdrop of a picture perfect blue sky Tim McDiarmid is in the midst of her weekend routine, navigating through the crowd and picking out local fare from the farmer’s market.

View of a Botanical Garden pavilion during the Slow Food South Texas Harvest Gala on Saturday, Nov 3, 2012.

The Slow Food Movement has Arrived in San Antonio

As we watched the nearly 200 guests mill about at the Slow Food South Texas Harvest Gala at the Botanical Gardens last Saturday, it became clear that the slow food movement has caught on here in San Antonio.  In a city where obesity is prevalent and a chain restaurant can be found on almost every corner, it was refreshing to see so many people brought together by the idea that good, clean and fair food should be accessible to everyone.