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Roasted Delicata Squash Salad with Apple Butter Vinaigrette

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by Nancy Buchanan on November 12, 2013

Thanksgiving is almost here and it’s all about the pumpkin… pumpkin pie, pumpkin bread, pumpkin bars…. and of course, who could forget “pumpkin juice”?  But there is far more to winter squash than just pumpkin […]

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Fried Egg and Frisee Salad

by Nancy Buchanan on October 16, 2013

                                    “Are you feeling lucky?” For years, I’d always think about this quote from Dirty Harry when thinking […]

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Romaine Salad with Blue Cheese Vinaigrette

by Nancy Buchanan on June 17, 2013

Yesterday was the “official” start of the grilling season (ok, maybe nobody else thinks so, but in my book THAT is when it starts!). In my house, that means 3 or 4 nights a week […]

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Just when I thought it couldn’t get any better… Melissas Produce went and introduced NEW produce collections. The newest additions are – Organic Purification Boxes! Melissas graciously sent me the Organic Purification Box B to […]

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Farro Salad with Tangerines and Dried Blueberries

by Nancy Buchanan on February 10, 2013

Welcome to Citruspalooza – my own little celebration of all things citrus! As you know, citrus is a subject that is near and dear to my heart. Given my love affair not only with citrus […]

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Mediterranean Quinoa Salad

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by Nancy Buchanan on October 9, 2012

A few months ago you might remember I was invited by Dole Salads to tour the Dole salad fields up in Monterrey, CA. I love these trips not only because I have the opportunity to […]

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Starkrimson Pear and Fennel Salad

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by Nancy Buchanan on September 26, 2012

Happy Fall Everyone!!! Or at least that is what the calendar says… my thermometer however is saying something different … low eighties for the foreseeable future… (sigh) So, I guess I won’t be pulling out […]

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Savina Habanero Slaw

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by Nancy Buchanan on September 2, 2012

Happy “almost” Labor Day!! Well, I’ve been “laboring” in my kitchen and thought this dish was so perfect for Labor Day, I couldn’t wait to share it with you! About a week ago, Robert Schueller […]

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Having a child away at college is a bittersweet experience for a parent. So in early May  I found myself counting down the days until my oldest came home – if  you remember when you […]

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