Wild Berry & Spinach Salad

Like a comedian playing dive bars to test his act, I accept interesting speaking opportunities to practice my timing and presence in front of an audience. I later condense and refine my material based on

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Warm Potato Salad

There’s no doubt potatoes are near the top of my Thanksgiving shopping list. Turkey is first, of course. Then somewhere between canned pumpkin and fried onions sits potatoes. Unlike the usual mayonnaise and mustard variety

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Cider Pickled Beets

Unpacking my weekly farm share box is like opening a present from a distant aunt. There’s about a 50/50 chance the contents is not quite what I wanted. You know what I mean. A sweater

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Cauliflower Ceviche

Throughout the summer, a majority of my writing energy was focused on completing a master’s thesis paper for graduation. It was a 40-page beast of an essay filled with loads of information about culinary tourism

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Slow Cooker Beets

Beets are bountiful at the farmer’s market this time of year. My favorite way to prepare beets is by roasting them until the skins fall away and the interior flesh is tender. This method helps

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