Michelle Ryan

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basil

Friday, August 23, 201308/23/2013

Presto! Pesto.

I’m not sure how I made it to only a few years ago without trying pesto – I’m not a…

press bird

Tuesday, August 20, 201308/20/2013

Put a Bird on It!

Thanks to EVERYONE who came out to the Urbana Market at the Square last Saturday and visited the Mix tent. Of…

panda pastries

Friday, August 16, 201308/16/2013

The Farmer and Michelle LIVE!!!

I’m not doing my weekly shopping by myself tomorrow…I’m bringing the radio station with me! Mix will be broadcasting live…

hone

Tuesday, August 13, 201308/13/2013

What Do You Do With Honeycomb?

That’s the question I asked the really nice people pictured above – their top suggestion was to cut a piece…

golden beets

Thursday, August 8, 201308/08/2013

A recipe for success?

I’m not certain about this whole “beets” thing, but I trust my BMF (best Market friend) Bettina enough to give…

beet

Tuesday, August 6, 201308/06/2013

The Market is Hard to BEET

The Urbana Market at the Square is a wonderful place to visit by yourself, but it’s so much more fun…

big crowd july

Monday, July 29, 201307/29/2013

Everything It’s Cracked Up To Be

I got to the Market at about 8:30 Saturday morning, apparently along with the rest of Champaign County, as you…

email

Thursday, July 25, 201307/25/2013

You’ve Got Market Mail!

I hope my friends at the Market will forgive me for stealing the content of their latest Market Mail - I…

leather

Tuesday, July 23, 201307/23/2013

Crafty

It was another early Saturday at the Urbana Market at the Square – I’ve learned that it pays to go…

pasta microphone

Tuesday, July 9, 201307/09/2013

Not pasta…PASTE-ugh

Why is this pasta being interviewed? Probably because it has quite the tale to tell, after disastrous attempt at dinner…

About Michelle

FAVE MIX ARTISTS: Adele, P!nk, The Killers
FAVE MOVIE: When Harry Met Sally
FAVE LOCAL RESTAURANTS: Black Dog, Mas Amigos
FAVE LOCAL BARS: Boltini, Tumble Inn
CURRENTLY READING: Nightmares and Dreamscapes
PET PEEVE: People who feel sorry for themselves
I GET TEASED FOR: excessive ironing, being too frugal
ON MY BUCKET LIST: ziplining, going to Europe, whitewater rafting, running a 10k, getting a tattoo (maybe…)
WHEN I’M NOT AT WORK I’M: playing sports or working out at Refinery, doing stuff around my house, or reading
MY WORDS TO LIVE BY: Carpe Diem