Those in Meany - Sandy Ho

Jess Meany

Meet Sandy Ho, a Los Angeles based chef creating flavorful, colorful and sustainable dishes and desserts. Once upon a time we ordered her gorgeous cake for a celebration, and after inhaling it, we realized we needed to learn more about how she became the brightly beautiful culinary goddess she is today. Could you give us an idea of how you landed where you are today? I grew up in the western suburbs of Sydney Australia and cooked from a very young age. It is a rite of passage for a young Vietnamese girl to be in the kitchen with her mother - to learn how to...

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Those in Meany - Zippy of Santa Fe Found

Jess Meany

You are the founder of Santa Fe Found, an online platform that highlights local artists and entrepreneurs of Santa Fe, NM. Could you speak a little about your journey of launching this platform and what inspired you to begin? Running Santa Fe Found has been a joy, and I’ve met so many great people through it. When I moved to Santa Fe a few years ago, I didn’t know anyone, and really only knew how to navigate the city based on what I could find online. I ended up living in a live/work loft community that hosted a holiday market...

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Those in Meany - Tomberlin

Jess Meany

Meet Sarah Beth Tomberlin - a Los Angeles-based folk musician writing and performing under the name Tomberlin. As a songwriter, you share stories. Can you tell us about a story you have recently told through your writing? I moved to Los Angeles at the end of July last year, so I've been writing a bit about the ongoing changes that brings. Looking back on the past with an aerial view is helpful in deconstructing what happened or how i've changed through the happenings. Mostly those kinds of stories right now.  You grew up in a deeply religious home, as a Baptist’s...

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