Golden Beet Salad with Goat Cheese, Pistachios and Clementine Vinaigrette

DSC_0262Wow. It’s been four months since I’ve posted. FOUR MONTHS! Can I let Robert Frost explain? His poem The Armful says it all, and much more eloquently than I ever could:

For every parcel I stoop down to seize
I lose some other off my arms and knees,
And the whole pile is slipping, bottles, buns—
Extremes too hard to comprehend at once,
Yet nothing I should care to leave behind.
With all I have to hold with, I will do my best
To keep their building balanced at my breast.
I crouch down to prevent them as they fall;
Then sit down in the middle of them all.
I had to drop the armful in the road.
And try to stack them in a better load.

The good news is that my sabbatical allowed me to thoughtfully gather ideas and create. And I can’t wait to come here each week and share with you.

I’m starting with this salad. I LOVE this salad. It’s a super yummy nutritional powerhouse perfect for keeping you healthy during the cold winter months.  Continue reading