Recipes

The Beet, Turnip & Apple Salad, Olive Oil Give-Away, Leaking Ceiling & Pancakes Story

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  This morning I woke up with 3 things on my mind… (1) “Wow, that was really a weird dream.” My house was a combination of my current modern home and one I lived in as a young adult. This older home, circa 1940, had windows all across the front with a long porch on […]

Salmon Tacos, Leftovers & Rules

Salmon Taco

  I have a confession… I have a really quirky set of personal food rules. I know my rules drive people nuts, yet I still fully embrace them. I’m particularly proud to say, too, that after years of repeating these dictums, my husband has finally accepted them as gospel. Lately he has been helping me […]

Persimmon Fennel Salad Recipe

Persimmon Fennel Salad with Almonds and Cheese

  Now that Thanksgiving has passed (often a four day feast for many of us), it’s time to look forward… or in my case, behind, because my behind is growing on me at an ever alarming rate. I have the best of intentions when it comes to maintaining a healthy lifestyle, however it often seems […]

Incredibly Amazing Dark Chocolate Brownie Triple Nut Pie Recipe

Chocolate Brownie Triple Nut Pie sliced

  Thanksgiving will be on top of us in just a matter of days, and I find myself reflecting on the fact that I did nothing to prepare my body for the real workout that’s ahead. So, here I sit. Thinking about pie. At other times of the year, pie isn’t even on my radar. […]