Fresh Beet-Edamame Salad

I absolutely adore the taste of fresh beets; however, the purple fingers, cutting board, and countertops that come from their preparation unfortunately discourage me from cooking with them on a regular basis. I have been eyeing them up at the local farmer’s market for the past several Thursdays but always left the vegetable booth empty-handed. Last week, when staring down the pile of plump beets, I decided to go for it, and I purchased a handful for cooking. What they turned into was a colorful, refreshing summer side! … More Fresh Beet-Edamame Salad

Satisfying Salads for Hot Summer Days

On a hot summer day, who really wants to turn on the stove or oven? When the house is warm enough as is, opt for a no-cook summer meal, and prepare yourself a crunchy, cool salad instead. Choose one option from each column, and combine to create a salad full of different tastes and textures that will be sure to hold you over from lunch until dinner. … More Satisfying Salads for Hot Summer Days