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East Coast vs. West Coast: All-American Summer Foods | http://saltandwind.com

East Coast vs. West Coast: All-American Summer Foods

Each coast thinks they do it better — make amazing food, that is. Having been raised in California, it goes without saying that I have a deep-rooted West Coast bias. But, I moved to New England and I'm now torn as to which place truly has my favorite All-American foods. So, I thought I'd settle it with this super informal and highly unscientific throwdown. It's taken a summer-worth of taste testing but here's who wins the culinary contest of the coasts.

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Asparagus Souffled Omelet With Charred Jalapeno Sauce | http://saltandwind.com

Asparagus Souffled Omelet With Charred Jalapeno Sauce

A simple Spring recipe for a souffled omelet with avocado, asparagus, and a charred jalapeno sauce. 

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How To Make Your Own Cold Brew Coffee | http://saltandwind.com

How To Make Your Own Cold Brew Coffee

On the latest edition of our Global Kitchen series with our friends at KitchenAid, we're all about #NationalColdBrew day because, well, we're totally obsessed with cold brew coffee! Here's how to make it and have it taste as good as the expensive stuff from your local cafe. 

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Spring Renovation Giveaway! | http://saltandwind.com

Spring Renovation Giveaway!

Just in time for Spring renovations (and Mother's Day) we're giving away a Zephyr venitlation hood!

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Travel Your Town: Picasso And Rivera at LACMA | http://saltandwind.com

Travel Your Town: Picasso And Rivera at LACMA

What I learned on my last visit to Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA): Pablo Picasso and Diego Rivera had a tumultuous relationship that would today be summed up as, “it’s complicated.” 

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Passover Potluck: Cacao Raspberry Ripple Rochers | http://saltandwind.com

Passover Potluck: Cacao Raspberry Ripple Rochers

From Passover to Easter to birthdays, these Cacao Raspberry Ripple Rochers are the dessert we'll be making all Spring long. 

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Why To Cancel Your Wedding And Elope (Or WeddingMoon) | http://saltandwind.com

Why To Cancel Your Wedding And Elope (Or WeddingMoon)

Cancel your wedding and elope. No, I’m serious. Okay, okay, before you go all cray on me, I’m the first to admit this is not for everyone. But eloping to Thailand was the right choice for us and we wouldn’t have had it any other way — here's what we learned:

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How To Elope In Thailand (In 30 Days Or Less) | http://saltandwind.com

How To Elope In Thailand (In 30 Days Or Less)

That time I decided to elope to Thailand in less than 30 days and all that I learned about weddings and eloping along the way. 

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Friends Who Fete: Everything You Need To Host An Italian Polenta Party | http://saltandwind.com

Friends Who Fete: Everything You Need To Host An Italian Polenta Party

What to do when you have a major case of wanderlust but can't get time off? Throw a travel-inspired dinner party, of course! And this Italian-esque polenta party is about as cozy as it gets!

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The Travel Movies That Make Us Want To Wander | http://saltandwind.com

The Travel Movies That Make Us Want To Wander

There are movies that make memories. Movies that make us reflect. And those that make us fall in love. But then there are the movies that make us want to get up and travel. If we had it our way, the Academy would add one more category to their awards and it would award movies that cause wanderlust. These are the 10 movies that transport us without having to pull out our passport. 

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Toasting The Season With Multi-Task Mingling  | http://saltandwind.com

Toasting The Season With Multi-Task Mingling

Between the holiday card writing, menu planning, and events, the “to do” list just doesn’t quit this time of year. And rather than waiting to see friends at more formal festivities, we’re switching it up. Instead we’re getting things done while our friends come over. That way we can hang and still get those gifts wrapped. 

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The Best U.S. Cities For Almost Every Kind Of New Year's Reveler | http://saltandwind.com

The Best U.S. Cities For Almost Every Kind Of New Year's Reveler

Think "New Year’s Eve" and you start daydreaming of confetti, clinking champagne glasses, and renditions of “Auld Lang Syne.” It’s official: you’re a full-on New Year’s Eve aficionado. Here are a handful of U.S. cities that know how to party so well that they are worth a last minute flight.

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