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Vegan Farro, Asparagus + Edamame Salad

This salad is super tasty, healthy and vegan!  Serve as a main dish or side.  Makes 2 servings. Ingredients  1/2 cup uncooked farro, cooked according to package directions 1/2 bunch fresh asparagus (about 1.5 cups chopped into 1 inch pieces) 1 cup frozen, shelled edamame 1 5.3 oz container coconut milk yogurt Juice of 1… Continue reading Vegan Farro, Asparagus + Edamame Salad

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Anatomy of a Place Setting

Stylish place settings are an important part of the dining experience, but are often overlooked because of uncertainty about proper placement of items.  In the hurried moments before guests arrive, you don’t want to be the hostess who is rushing to set the table while trying to recall proper placement of dishes and utensils.  Save… Continue reading Anatomy of a Place Setting

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Recipe: Crab & Bacon Quiche Made With Farm Fresh Eggs

This recipe was given to me by a friend and is always a hit.  I often make it for holiday brunches and serve with fruit salad and orange juice, but it can also be featured as a main dish on breakfast for dinner nights.  It’s perfect for hosting because you can assemble the ingredients before… Continue reading Recipe: Crab & Bacon Quiche Made With Farm Fresh Eggs

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5 Simple Interior Design Tips

If you’ve decided to tackle the task of refreshing your home’s style, it may seem overwhelming at first.  Remodeling and design shows tend to make it look easy, but without adherence to proper plans, time line and budget, success will elude you.  Read on for tips about how to achieve outstanding interior elegance. Establish a… Continue reading 5 Simple Interior Design Tips

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Pershore Patty’s Lasagna

Lasagna is one of those dishes that everyone seems to love.  I was kindly granted permission to post this fantastic recipe from Pershore Patty’s food blog.  It is very slightly modified according to ingredients I had on hand; you can find the original here. This dish is perfect to make while entertaining because you can assemble… Continue reading Pershore Patty’s Lasagna

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Best Ever Chicken & Shrimp Pad Thai Recipe

I try to eat healthy food most of the time, but everyone has to have a cheat once in a while, right?!  One of my guilty pleasures is Pad Thai, which my husband got me hooked on nearly 5 years ago.  After having trouble finding a consistently stellar version in my hometown, I decided to… Continue reading Best Ever Chicken & Shrimp Pad Thai Recipe