Category Archives: pecans

Sour Cream Pecan Crumb Coffee Cakes for a Crowd

A good day should always start with coffee cake. Preferably one with an out-of-this-world pecan crust and a beckoning chocolate-cinnamon swirl. Ok, maybe not EVERY day, but you know what I mean. When I was younger, I was what my … Continue reading

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I Send You This Peach: Summer Stone Fruit Salad

There is no season better than summer. Sure, other seasons have their charms, but from the time we are small children, we are instilled with a love for summer. Summer is being able to run in the grass barefoot. Summer … Continue reading

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Quinoa Breakfast Bowl: A Fresh Start

This is my new favorite weekend breakfast. A big bowl of nutty, warm quinoa, tenderly soaked in milk, fragranced with cinnamon and honey, and studded with toasted nuts and berries. If you’re unfamiliar with quinoa entirely–it is a supremely nutrient-packed … Continue reading

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Balsamic Beets and Greens with Oranges and Pecans

Beets are the shaggy, frumpy, rough around the edges type of vegetable that reminds me of a grumpy old history teacher. With awkward magenta lips and a cardigan that needs a lawn mower. But one that, once you get to … Continue reading

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