2006 Un-Gift Guide: Vanessa’s Picks

Vanessa is our San Francisco Bay Area editor, and she has a few quick suggestions for easy things you can make yourself:

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Preserved Lemons, Homemade Spice Mix and a recipe for a Tagine or stew.

• A nice jar of Sauerkraut

Vanessa also suggests that those in the Bay Area pick up some Happy Girl Artisanal pickles and preserves, available at many Bay Area Farmers’ Markets.