Sometimes inspiration and meaning can be found in the most ordinary places---like the kitchen.
A satisfying salad like this one can serve as a meal-in-itself.
Here's a primer for growing beets, roasting beets and serving them in a salad.
Eating black eyed peas on New Year's Day is thought to bring luck. And since this is a very healthy dish, you will also be guilt-free at the start of 2012.
If you're having guests for a quick visit, why labor in the kitchen over some ho-hum meal when you can pack a flavorful punch into one perfect bite?
Fresh and Bright. Sweet and Peppery. The flavors of radish sprouts, spinach, strawberries, feta cheese and mint all enhance one another.
Root vegetables are loved by folks dedicated to eating locally and seasonally in the cold months. Check out this rutabaga mash paired with a fresh salad.