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  • Homemade Tahini Turmeric Dressing

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    This homemade tahini turmeric dressing is a delicious way to break away from bottled dressings when you're making salads at home. Tahini is a paste made from sesame seeds and turmeric is a spice well-known for it's anti-inflammatory properties. The bright yellow color of the dressing is reminiscent of honey mustard thanks to the turmeric [...]

  • Thanksgiving 2014: Friends, My First Turkey, Yoga and a New Addition

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    Thanksgiving 2014 is a wrap and it was a success. I stayed here in Charlotte and celebrated the day with friends. Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday to spend with my family and I always especially enjoy planning the meal and spending the day in the kitchen with my dad. It's been a little weird to [...]

  • Homemade Honey Dijon Balsamic Dressing {Recipe}

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    It's time for the second installment of my homemade salad dressings tutorial. Today I have a homemade Honey Dijon Balsamic vinaigrette that is my GO TO dressing for 90% of the salads I make at home. Like most of my homemade salad dressings, the ingredients list is short with just four items. I start with [...]

  • Thanksgiving and Cheesecake Torching

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    Well, Thanksgiving 2011 is in the books and the feast may have been one of the best ever! I started my day with pie baking, a run and some yoga before setting up shop in the kitchen for the next five hours. I love Thanksgiving. More so than Christmas. I love that the focus is more [...]