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Red Pear and Blackberry Salad with Maple Walnuts

This Red Pear and Blackberry Salad with Maple Walnuts is the perfect late summer salad. It puts to good use the later seasonal foods in a really healthy way. It is light, simple to make and so flavorful! I love the fresh fruits in this salad, but also really love the maple coated walnuts. It…

Healthy Nectarine and Raspberry Salad with Millet

How about this Healthy Nectarine and Raspberry Salad with Millet? It is wonderful. It is easy to put together and loaded with fruits, vegetables, and whole grains. As if all this wasn’t good enough? It is also drizzled with a red wine poppyseed vinaigrette! Really, it is so good! Millet For humans or…

Healthy Fruit and Nut Salad

This delicious and Healthy Fruit and Nut Salad is everything that is good about summer! It is light and loaded with all the summer bounties. It can be personalized, depending on what fruit and nuts you are into. I also added in some farro for an even healthier boost! Blueberry Vinaigrette The dressing for the…

Banana Cake with Chocolate Peanut Butter Icing- Whole Grain

Although we eat tons of bananas, inevitably some occasionally get by and are too ripe, and need to be used another way. As was the case in the SIX bananas I had get past me. I needed a BIG cake to use all these bananas in, hence this lovely banana cake with chocolate peanut butter…

Blood Orange and Golden Beet Salad

I feel eternally grateful to God for making sure in the dreariness of winter we have something as beautiful, vibrant and refreshing as citrus to brighten our days! I mean just look at this blood orange and golden beet salad. I am using citrus wherever and whenever I can. Blood oranges are especially beautiful right…

Orange and Pomegranate Salad

I am not sure how everyone is feeling, but after Thanksgiving, I need some GREEN! I definitely indulged over the holidays and now my body is screaming for some healthier, lighter options. This was our lunch from today and it was just right! It’s the season for citrus and I am excited about…

Cranberry Orange Brioche Star Bread

Wondering what to do with that leftover cranberry sauce? I have the perfect solution, how about putting it in the middle of a few circles of brioche? I rolled 2 circles, about 18 inch rounds. I filled them with 2 cups of the cranberry orange sauce. Crimp the outside edges. Mark the center of the…

Cranberry Orange Sauce

Are you used to buying your cranberry sauce in a can? If so, let me show you just how simple it can be to make it on your own. I think you will be surprised. Now, my recipe is a cranberry orange variation. I just love the cranberry orange combo. I think it is so…

Harvest Salad

I love salads in the summer, like a lot. I also love them in the fall and winter though. In fact, sometimes I think we need salad even more in the fall and winter than summer. I started by roasting these beautiful beets. I love to use the traditional red beets, but also love golden…

Cantaloupe and Prosciutto Salad

With the weather warming, I’m really into quick, and healthy salads. I’m using them for meals, snack or even side dished. This is a salad is one I’ve used as an appetizer before. Have ever had a cantaloupe prosciutto skewer? They are so good! The sweetness of the cantaloupe…