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Salads

Fall Salad with Caramelized Bacon and Fennel

Fall Salad with Caramelized Bacon and Fennel

I fear that I’m guilty of making the same side salads over and over again. In the spring and summer, it’s the blueberry goat cheese salad. And in the fall…as soon as the temperatures drop to the point that I suddenly remember my oven goes […]

Grilled Salmon Cobb with “Green Goddess” Buttermilk Dressing

Grilled Salmon Cobb with “Green Goddess” Buttermilk Dressing

  This time of year I feel like a young Julia Roberts — I’m just a girl, standing here, complaining about how hot it is to anyone who will listen. It’s oppressive, and I can’t take it. And I’ll tell you (and everyone else) all […]

Southwest Steak Caesar Salad

Southwest Steak Caesar Salad

  Everyone loves caesar salads, right? That’s why they’re a presumed legal requirement on every restaurant menu. But caesar salads can be so BORING. There are just so many bad ones out there that I can’t help but give it a little side-eye when I […]

Blueberry Goat Cheese Salad with Blueberry Balsamic Vinaigrette

Blueberry Goat Cheese Salad with Blueberry Balsamic Vinaigrette

Does anyone remember the strawberry and goat cheese rage? It’s so crazy how food trends come in and out of style, over and over again. I remember when sun-dried tomatoes came to a screeching halt, only to return fairly recently, wandering back onto the food […]