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BLT Salad with Chunky Blue Cheese Dressing Recipe

NOTE: If the dressing is too thick at serving time, thin it down by stirring in a little bit of buttermilk or cream. For more recipes, see Southern-Style Cooking. Quad Webb is a reality show celebrity and a talk show host on “Sister Circle.”  This article is excerpted with ...

Grilled Corn & Cherry Tomato Salad Recipe

Photo Getty Images/Lauri PattersonYields about 8 servings.Ingredients:12 ears of corn, husked6 tablespoons olive oil, divided1 cup black beans1 small red onion, sliced thin and separated into rings, optional2 pounds cherry tomatoes, halved1 cup loosely packed fresh basil leaves, torn if ...

First Harvest of the Year

Each year come May we work hard to plant the vegetable garden and then cross our fingers and hope for a good year. The vagaries of the weather, pests or just bad luck can do in a vegetable garden at any time, and we never know how the season will be.All of the uncertainty of gardening helps ...

Spring Sprung Splat

There is an old Chinese proverb that touts “rain in the spring is as precious as oil.” I dare say these words have never been spoken by anyone here on the Oregon coast! Here spring = rain. Even more so if it is spring break. I remember my own mother lamenting the rainy weather spring break ...

Fresh Veggies on Your Kitchen Window Sill

I visited my daughter in Santa Cruz around Christmas time. Santa Cruz is such a fun place. It's noisy and crowded but they have good wholesome food everywhere and, of course, they have the Pacific Ocean. So even though there's all that hubbub of all those people, there's still a way to escape ...

Tortilla Salad

Years ago I found a cookbook I fell in love with called “Real American Food” by Jane and Michael Stern. I’ve used it so much it’s falling apart so I might put a new copy on my Christmas list. Yet, I’m sort of fond of its used (I mean really used!) condition so I don’t know. Maybe I ...

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