Healthy Eating

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Your Simple Fall Detox

My favorite thing about Fall is the abundance of gentle transitions the season brings — Foods become richer and reflect the colors found in changing leaves outside, while the air… Continue

Bon Vivant School of Cooking: Lunch

Take Your Cooking to School

“You’ll never know everything about anything, especially something you love.” ― Julia Child Learning something new, or striving to learn something new everyday keeps us young. It keeps our minds… Continue

Summer Succotash Recipe

Summer Succotash

Succotash, a popular dish during the Great Depression due to its inexpensive ingredients, can be delicious when using fresh summer shelling beans and ripe cherry tomatoes. To make it a… Continue

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Nectarine and Prosciutto Salad Recipe

With fresh delicious nectarines in season I’ve been putting these amazing stonefruits in everything. Grilled Chicken with Nectarine Chutney, Nectarine and Mint Milkshakes, cobblers and more. To maximize both flavor… Continue

Nicoise Salad Recipe

Delicious Summer Nicoise Salad Recipe

One of my wife’s favorite summer meals is also one of my favorites. Mainly because it takes a minimum of preparation, is healthy, offers great variety and is fast. A… Continue

Garnished Heirloom Gazpachogazpacho

3 Chilled Soup Recipes for Hot Summer Nights

In the summertime my meals tend to revolve around bright flavors and cooling ingredients. The farmers markets are bursting with local produce that is so perfect and ripe, you want… Continue

Japanese eggplant

North African-Style Grilled Eggplant Recipe

Late summer is the perfect time to be eating Japanese eggplant. These smaller eggplants, generally coming in a lighter shade of purple than their rounder cousins, are sweet and more… Continue

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Master Your Kitchen In 9 Amazing Classes

These days every home cook with half a dozen delicious recipes thinks they belong on the Cooking Network challenging grand masters. There are so many cooking shows that Gordon Ramsey… Continue

Raw quinoa

Quinoa, Cashew and Chicken Salad Recipe

With the summer heat coming on strong, cool meals like this that are easy to transport lakeside, poolside or whatever water source your flocking to, are a delight. Especially with… Continue

Eat healthy On Vacation

How to Eat Healthy on Vacation – 15 Easy Tips

Last summer, my mom and I took a foodie tour of the American South. Never having been, we flew into Nashville, rented a car and wound our way through Tennessee,… Continue