Mashed Potatoes with Celery Root & Apples

Celery root

I love farmers’ markets and grocery stores with amazing produce departments. I’d rather wander around jicama, daikon radishes and bok choy instead of clothing or shoes any day. Well, maybe not shoes. I first encountered celery root during a shopping expedition at my (somewhat) local Harris Teeter – the closest thing I have to amazing…

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Pesto Chicken Salad with Grapes for #NellysBigDay

Pesto Chicken Salad with Grapes in Phyllo Cups

One of my fellow Virtual Potluck bloggers, Marnely Rodriguez (aka “Nelly”) of Cooking with Books, is getting married tomorrow! A bunch of her Twitter friends decided to throw her a virtual bridal shower today. We’re posting recipes of what food we would bring to the shower and we’re all offering her good wishes and advice…

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