Wild Rice and Quinoa Salad with Mushrooms, Cranberries and Pecans

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It was the middle of  winter and the alerts of a tornado watch popped up on my phone.  I looked out the window and saw a curtain of rain pouring down.  We needed the rain, but I could have done without the tornado watch.   It was 5:00 pm and I needed to start thinking… 

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Zucchini & Summer Squash Ribbon Salad

If you didn’t get the memo it’s summer. Just thought I would let you know, in case you have been under a rock for the past few months or living in Antarctica. Don’t get me wrong I know that “technically” Antarctica has summers, but I believe it is safe to assume that even during the… 

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Panzanella Salad

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Now I present to you the final recipe of my Italian feast.  Mind you by this point my guest had arrived and I was trying to cook, entertain and photograph all at the same time.  Unfortunately due to my lacking skills in multitasking, step-by-step photos didn’t happen and may of them were blurred.   The good news… 

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Chicken Salad Stuffed Tomatoes

If you didn’t know apparently the southern part of the Midwest is in the clutches of a heatwave…and it’s not burning in my heart.  Did you get that? It’s a little joke.  You know like the song…..ok maybe it wasn’t so great, sorry moving on.  Needless to say it is hot, like really hot, like… 

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