Our Must-Have Fall Shoes
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Our Must-Have Fall Shoes

Fall is just around the corner, and as we transition to the season I like to make sure I'm prepared with my shoe lineup. From tall boots, to ankle...

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CHEESEBOARD
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CHEESEBOARD

No party is complete without a cheeseboard. A lot of nights when we entertain it’s either too hot or I’m pressed on time to turn on the oven to m...

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Seven layer salad
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Seven layer salad

It’s hard to take a good photo of this salad, but all that matters is that it’s delicious. A great salad for any summer bbq.  Layer on top of each ...

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SWEET CORN PASTA
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SWEET CORN PASTA

    Ingredients extra virgin olive oil½ cup panko (Japanese bread flakes)¼ teaspoon crushed red pepper flakeskosher salt and freshly ground blac...

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Summer Sandals
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Summer Sandals

I get so many questions about what kind of sandals wear in the summer. Here's a round up of summer sandals that you can wear on long walks, to dinn...

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Bruschetta + Burrata
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Bruschetta + Burrata

Bruschetta + Burrata Now that it’s summer,  I love making simple meals like this. Serve with watermelon or cantaloupe and dinner is ready in 15 ...

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Fruit Tart
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Fruit Tart

Fruit Tart (makes TWO tarts, I split recipe in half when only making one) Crust 1/2 C. butter, softened1/2 C. Crisco (butter flavor)1-1/2 C. suga...

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Baked Mustard Salmon
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Baked Mustard Salmon

  1/4 cup melted butter 3Tbsp Dijon mustard 1.5 Tbsp honey 1/4 cup bread crumbs 1/4 cup finely minced pecans 4 tsp minced Italian parsley 4 salm...

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Veggie Tart
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Veggie Tart

Adapted from NY Times recipe Crust 1 cup all-purpose flour 1 cup of shredded Parmesan, packaged is fine 1 teaspoon kosher salt 1/2 teaspoo...

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all about soil
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all about soil

I have had a lot of questions about the importance of soil amendment. It's definitely not the fun part of gardening, but it's the most im...

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Atlantic crossing
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Atlantic crossing

 Have you watched Atlantic Crossing on PBS, it’s also on Amazon Prime. I just watched the first episode and I’m hooked! A Norwegian series inspired...

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Wild Rice Salad
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Wild Rice Salad

Rice Asparagus Salad2 box uncle bens original recipe instant rice 1/2 C Edamamae shelled ( I buy frozen edamame and just soak in hot tap water)1 ...

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New roses for my garden
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New roses for my garden

My favorite roses are David Austin Roses. I have over a dozen of the Floribunda (Iceberg) planted in our yard. They’re classic white blooms that bl...

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