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Greek Salad with Avocado

by heidi May 28, 2014
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Sometimes the classics are just what the doctor ordered. Especially when it’s Dr. SummerHasArrived who’s making the house calls. Oh boy. Did I really just write that? I may have officially lost my mind. Hit writer’s block rock bottom. Scraped the lowest nadir. Really? Dr. SummerHasArrived? Heidi, you’re reaching, reaching, […]

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Quinoa Tabbouleh with Chickpeas and How to Become a Kitchen Knife Slayer

by heidi May 8, 2014
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Dull knife = Dull life. And lots of band-aids at our house. We’ve spent a small fortune on cutlery in our home. We’ve tried lots of different brands and every various style. Chefs knives, carving knives, vegetable cleavers and santoku knives. They each have their place in the sun. But […]

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Grilled Salmon Fillet with Cucumber Dill Sauce

by heidi July 9, 2013
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There are several staples in our arsenal of grilling recipes but when the salmon are running, Grilled Salmon Fillet with Cucumber Dill Sauce goes to the top of the list every time. While I’m as guilty as the next Twitter fan when it comes to guffawing about celeb stars new […]

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Chicken Nicoise Pasta Salad

by heidi January 8, 2013
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The New Years resolutions have rung themselves in. And some of them, for some of you, are already on their way out. This year I’m not making New Years resolutions. Instead, I’m setting goals that aren’t beginning-of-the-year-dependent, the kind that once the shiny sparkle of the New Year has faded […]

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Friday Faves and Matsuhisa Cucumber Martini Recipe

by heidi September 14, 2012
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Ah, nothing like topping off a week of work like a hard, HARD, HARD-shaken cocktail. Back in the day when I was the Creative Director for a publishing company in Los Angeles, I made plenty o’ trips trans-US—to NYC for photo shoots—that were a total perk of the jobbie job […]

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