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Shredded Kale and Pear Salad with Maple Tahini Dressing {Vegan}

September 26, 2014
The addition of wholegrain freekeh makes this Shredded Kale & Pear Salad with Maple Tahini Dressing a filling & flavorful lunch!| TheCornerKitchenBlog.com #kale #salad #freekeh #vegan

Fall is here, so it’s time to add a little oomph to our salads. This kale salad, which you might recognize from the other day, is pretty much a big pile of some of my most favorite things tossed together. Shredded kale, which I will love always and forever. Red Anjou pears because they’re so pretty. […]

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Heirloom Tomato Panzanella Salad

August 14, 2014
Panzanella Salad is a perfect way to enjoy heirloom tomatoes and fresh basil! | TheCornerKitchenBlog.com

One of my favorite things about August is when heirloom tomatoes, in their rainbow of colors and scarred bodies, take over the farmers market. The sticker shock knocks the wind out of me with every purchase. But, that first bite always makes me forget about the ridiculous amount of cash I just spent on tomatoes. […]

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10 Refreshing Salads to Get You Through Summer

July 10, 2014
10 healthy & refreshingly delicious salads you

Can we all agree that summer is a time for simple, fresh meals?  Quick, easy, hassle-free meals where fresh summer produce can totally shine. Honestly, there are so many nights I’m happy to dive into my farmers market stash and make a big salad for dinner.  Sometimes I’ll top it with a piece of simply […]

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Spring Freekeh Salad with Asparagus, Peas and Radishes

May 15, 2014
This easy-to-make Spring Freekeh Salad is filled with cracked freekeh, asapragus, peas, radishes and crumbled feta cheese. | TheCornerKitchenBlog.com #freekeh #salad #healthy

I came close to titling this recipe All My Favorite Spring Things in One Bowl.  There was one hitch though, I was kind of thrown off by the freekeh and feta since those are more of all the time favorite things. I really love this freekeh salad for how versatile it is and how quickly it […]

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Strawberry-Rhubarb Endive Salad with Mint and Pine Nuts

May 6, 2014
Strawberry-Rhubarb Endive Salad with Mint and Pine Nuts

Did you know that May is National Salad month?  If you didn’t, don’t feel bad.  I didn’t either until my new friends  at California Endive and Driscoll’s clued me in and asked if they could help me celebrate.  Ummm, absolutely! And, thanks to them I just discovered my go-to dish for picnics, bbq’s and brunches this […]

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Freekeh and Shredded Kale Salad with Beets & Feta

March 10, 2014
This super healthy salad combines freekeh, shredded kale, beets and feta cheese with a light lemon vinaigrette. It

Last year my relationship with running was very much a love-hate relationship.  There were certainly days that I loved it, and there were days that I had amazing runs.  But, there were many more days that my body just wasn’t feeling it, or that I was on the brink of/in the midst/recovering from injury.  I […]

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Charred Corn Salad

August 23, 2013
charred corn salad

Filled with sweet summer corn, ripe tomatoes and fresh basil, this Charred Corn Salad is perfect for all your late summer bbq’ing. Outside of blogging, I spent the majority of my free time this summer training for a half ironman.  For so long it seemed so far off, and now the race is just over […]

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Zucchini Ribbon Salad with Toasted Pine Nuts, Mint and Feta

August 9, 2013
Zucchini Ribbon Salad with Toasted Pine Nuts, Mint and Feta

This delicious summer salad combines thin ribbons of zucchini with toasted pine nuts, fresh mint and salty feta. I feel like I’ve been all over the map this week.  One day I’m walking through the Greenmarket, like a kid in a candy store, spending every last dollar in my wallet, loading my bag with sweet […]

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Asian-Inspired Cucumber Salad

July 8, 2013
Asian-Inspired Cucumber Salad

Long holiday weekends are the greatest.  And, even better than long holiday weekends, are long holiday weekends spent with good friends, good food, laughter, cocktails and a little bit of running, for good measure. Coming back to work (and real life) after long holiday weekends; not as great.  I’m trying not to think about the […]

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Spring Herb Quinoa Salad

May 1, 2013
Spring Herb Quinoa Salad

We’re almost there.  We’re so close I can practically feel the warm sun on my shoulders and the grass between my toes.  I’m feeling especially excited for weekend picnics in the park this year!  Relaxing afternoons in Central Park filled with food, friends, sunshine, frisbee….oh, and did I mention the food! Today I’m guest posting on […]

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