Thanks to the leap year, this February has been longer than usual, and summertime is looking awfully far away. So why not add a little sunshine to the middle of your workday by packing yourself a vibrant and fortifying lunch? Spend a little time in the kitchen on Sunday, and you could have the supplies for a week's worth of mouth-watering lunches. Throw in a bright salad and a home-spun sweet, and you've got this one in the bag.
My friend Sara is a great cook, and she's forever amazing me with her deftness at making something transcendent out of a few simple ingredients. She doesn't tend to favor elaborate, cloying desserts -- more than once she's ended a dinner party with a plate of her homemade "granola bars." They're chewy and rich, a jumble ofRead More »from 7 Reasons to Look Forward to the Work Week