What is Quinoa? And a Shortcut Tabbouleh

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“Quinoa is a species of the goosefoot genus, a grain crop grown primarily for its edible seeds. It is a pseudocereal rather than a true cereal, as it is not Continue Reading →

Grilled Avocado Turkey Salad with Grapes & Pecans

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This isn’t your ordinary leftover Thanksgiving turkey sandwich. You won’t find any cranberry sauce, gravy, or stuffing on it. Not that those things aren’t great on a sandwich, but that’s Continue Reading →

Avocado Chicken Salad with Grapes & Pecans

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I’m a life-long lover of avocados. I cut them in half and eat them straight out of the skins with a spoon. My sister, Lauri, makes the best chicken salad Continue Reading →

Dill Dressed Cucumbers

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This simple little dressing is amazing! Fantastic after they’ve chilled for a bit, but hard to stop eating right away! If you use the light sour cream, each serving is Continue Reading →

Lawn Mower Salad

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My sister introduced us to this awesome salad (in my mind it’s actually a slaw) many years ago at a family gathering. Warmer weather means many opportunities for cook-outs. This Continue Reading →