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A Small Taste of Paris

One of the things I really enjoy about my trips to Paris is the food – and when I manage to get there in the springtime I take advantage of almost every opportunity to eat the avocados that feature so prominently … Continue reading

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My Winter Salad

It’s easy to forget about the abundance of seasonal food during the short-days and long-nights of winter. I admit that I’ve become lazy when it comes to fixing meals – especially lunches that I can take to work with me. … Continue reading

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Autumn Quinoa Salad

I love the start of fall, not only because I get to dig out my blue jeans and jackets and can get a long run in without getting up at the crack of dawn, but because I love how the … Continue reading

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Georgia Summer Salad

In terms of local produce, this is just about my favorite time of year: local freestone peaches and tomatoes are just coming into season, and the herbs that I grow in big pots on my patio start to flourish. I’m … Continue reading

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Brown Rice Noodles with Veggies and Spicy Almond-Butter Dressing

One of my guilty-favorite dishes is noodles with a spicy peanut sauce. I’m not sure how Asian restaurants make it, but I have to imagine that it’s got a lot of peanut butter (almost certainly not organic all-natural peanut butter), … Continue reading

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Beet and Mango Black Bean Salad

I was looking for an easy side-dish to make with my dinner tonight that was a bit of a change of pace.  I had some fresh beets in my refrigerator, and while I love steamed beets I wanted something different … Continue reading

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Bison, Beets and Asparagus Two Ways

It’s always nice during a busy week when you can do one quick preparation and wind up with two meals. I’m not particularly adept at meal planning, and even worse at making effective use of leftovers. So on the rare … Continue reading

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