Friday, June 28, 2013

Red, White, and "Blue" Kale Salad for the 4th of July

Stay cool!

(Reposted from my more time at the table blog from July 2, 2012)
Where we live in Saint Paul, it can already be warm pretty early in the morning.  I'm a morning person; the earlier the better.  I'm also the daughter of both my father and father-in-law, because after I push the button on the coffee (pot filled night before), I check the temperature on my back porch.  In the summer if it's above 70, I sigh heavily, drink my coffee, and get out for my morning hike.  Why?  Because it will soon be 80, then 90, and today, my friends, the little weather gizmo on my iphone says it will be 99.  If you're a regular reader, you know what my house is like: