L.W. Paul Living History Farm gave a demonstration Thursday to the public on how farm families made chicken rice from 1900 to 1955. Farm staff also showed wood cutting tools. The simple dish consists of chicken, rice, water, lard, onion, salt and pepper.
Lifestyle blogger Christina Patricio shares simple recipes for cantaloupe. Patricio, of Fresno, doesn’t have to worry about finding a ripe melon or running out of cantaloupe. She’s married to Blake Patricio, whose family runs Westside Produce, one of several large-scale melon packers in west Fresno County, the state’s largest cantaloupe growing region. She’s also the author of a lifestyle blog, www.thepatricios.com.