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Hoppin’ John — A Southern Tradition for a Happy New Year!

  Wishing you a happy, healthy 2020! With all the turmoil in the world right now, we ...
Watermelon Black Bean and Tomato Salad

Watermelon Black Bean and Tomato Salad

Earlier this year I started thinking about watermelon salads.  Watermelons started appearing in the grocery stores about ...
Black-eye Pea Salad

Black-eye Pea Salad — A Lighter Alternative to Hoppin’ John for New Year’s Day

Eating Hoppin’ John on New Year’s Day is a southern tradition, thought to bring a year filled ...

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Barbara Spalding MS, RDN, Culinary Dietitian

As a dietitian and world traveler, I love bold flavors — in food and in life. 14 years ago, I fell down the rabbit hole into Breast Cancer Wonderland. Since then, I’ve learned to cook differently while savoring the pleasures of food and companionship. I’ve built a resilient new life and a bold new kitchen. Let me show you the flavors of the world.
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