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Missoula on My Mind

11/12/2010 10:07 am ET | Updated Nov 17, 2011

From Butte, we drove the two hours (across a gorgeous superfund site) to Missoula, Montana. I had been invited to be the keynote speaker for the Montana Organic Association Conference.

The night before I had spoken to the general public at NCAT in Butte and had gotten a good response: I filled the room, which is always a relief, and there was only one troublemaker in the audience, so the fight never came to fisticuffs.

2010-11-12-MesigningbooksatthelovelyGoodFoodStoreinMissoula.jpeg Me signing books at the lovely Good Food Store in Missoula.

In Missoula, after doing a local public radio interview, I spent some time at the local healthy supermarket, The Good Food Store. It was awesome. I couldn't help but shop. I had a delicious lunch there, and did a book signing for some lovely Missoulans. And then I stopped by the Black Cat Bake Shop, which makes a lot of its goodies from organic flour and grains. Yum!

For the rest of this story and more from Maria Rodale, go to www.mariasfarmcountrykitchen.com.