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      Spring: grated beets pine nuts and blue cheese canned mandarin oragnes, peanuts and red onion Summer: strawberries pecans and feta, grapes, cashews and green onions Fall: pears, walnuts and gorgonzola, cranberries, pumpkin seeds and
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    An easy approach to tossed salads combines greens with fruit, nuts or seeds and cheese. Choose from whatever you have on hand or whatever you're craving. For a vegan twist, use onion or garlic instead of cheese. Toasted nuts are especia

  • Digital Edition now available!
    The 2015-2016 Healthy Living Directory is now available digitally.
  • The Importance of Sleep
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