Avocado and Tomato Pasta Salad: This is summer

Right about now, when the heat begins creeping in, and the long sleeves and long pants and jackets make way for short sleeves, shorts, and flip-flops, advertising everywhere turns our thoughts to summer. And suddenly everyone begins thinking about what the summer “it” thing is going to be. Already the LA Times wrote about this … Read more

Baby Greens and Blackberry Salad with Candied Walnuts and Blackberry Vinaigrette

Ever since spring has begin to peek it’s way lovingly through our windows, I’ve been craving the sweet bursting flavors of fresh berries. Thankfully, now that they are beginning to be in season (strawberries especially), I’ve been able to toss them into our salads without spending a pretty penny at the grocery store.  I’ve received … Read more