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…

Vote for Me! I Clearly Need Help

A few weeks ago I posted my recipe entries for the Stonewall Kitchen Blogger Mustard Recipe Contest.  If you haven’t seen my recipes yet, take a look – they really are good eats.  I am confident in my cooking skills.  My blogging skills, well, not so much.  I’m a total rookie in the blogosphere. I am shamelessly writing this post to beg a moment of your time to surf over to the Stonewall Kitchen Facebook page  or place a comment on the SK Pinterest page on the photo of one of my dishes to vote for me.  Just me.  Not those other…