Lila Volkas

Lila Volkas is a Berkeley based writer and illustrator who has a deep love for wellness. She creates hand drawn and digitally colored illustrations that whimsically capture the essence of her subjects and are easily digested by readers. Much of her inspiration comes from her undeniable love for vegetables, as well as her deep devotion to our Earth. Lila has had several pieces published in KQED's Bay Area Bites as well as in Edible East Bay Magazine. She combines her fascination with the absurd and passion for health in her kombucha brewing workshops that she leads once per month around the Bay Area. For more of a taste of Lila, check out her website
Shabbat ritual Friday evening of Burning Man.

VooDoo Soup, WeScream and Shabbat Dinner- A Week Eating at Burning Man

If you have never been to Burning Man, then bringing food and water for an entire week in the desert may seem like an impossible and unappetizing feat. The food at Burning Man, however, is so much more than cup-o-noodles, beef jerky and trail mix. Exploring the animated city, you’ll find various food-themed camps that embody the second of ten guiding principles of Burning Man –- that of gifting.