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Living Sustainably in the Pacific Northwest

Tag Archive for ‘farro salad’

Festive Farro Salad Fit For A Feast

The vibrancy of a Christmas tree inspired this festive farro salad. Farro – we love you, but you’re not exactly dazzling – and kale, a deliciously textured grain and a winter green, each a vehicle for almost anything, in this case dried fruit and a citrus dressing.  With dried cranberries, cherries, apricots, candied hazelnuts, a […]

A Baby with a Big Heart

It turns out that baby artichokes aren’t really babies but fully-grown small varieties instead. I hope I’m not the last person to make this realization. I still love them but I’m a real sucker for baby vegetables. They seem so perfect in their smallness. For many years now I’ve had a fantasy of planting a […]