Tribute: The Perfect Memorial Day Salad

After 9/11, all of our lives changed in some way.  For some of us, it was as simple as removing our shoes at the airport.  For me, it was being recalled to active duty a few years later to work a special project for about a year at Fort Bragg.  I had the skills they needed.  I was blessed to work in an office with some really great people, some of whom I still count among my friends, and some who I knew for only a brief time but will never forget. This salad recipe comes from a woman in the latter…