Caprese Salad To Go

Caprese Salad To Go       It’s tomato season! There’s something about a fresh, juicy tomato straight from the garden that just says summer. Not knowing it at the time, I got spoiled as a kid because we had a plethora of tomatoes, bursting with flavor, from our garden every summer. As a grown […]

Caprese Salad To Go

Farro Salad with Citrus Dijon Vinaigrette

Farro is new on the scene in my life.  I’d heard about it for a while, but I never got around to trying it until I found a package of prepared farro at the local Tar-zhay store. Here’s a crash course on Farro. An ancient grain, farro is an excellent source of complex carbohydrates and has twice […]

Farro Salad with Citrus Dijon Vinaigrette

4th of July Recipe Roundup

If you’re planning on having a cookout for the upcoming holiday weekend, you may be looking for a new recipe to share with your friends and family.  Here’s a short list of a few recipes I’ve shared previously that I think would make a great addition to your backyard BBQ.  Hope you find something you’ll […]

4th of July Recipe Roundup

Corn and Black Bean Salad with Basil Lime Vinaigrette

I was going through my pins on Pinterest the other day, and I realized I have pinned about six or eight different salads containing some combination of corn and black beans.  Apparently this is something that sounds really good to me.  Well, I think I can go ahead and delete all of those pins, because […]

Corn and Black Bean Salad with Basil Lime Vinaigrette

Million Dollar Pink Fluff

So, I have  new obsession, and it doesn’t even involve peanut butter.  I know, try to contain your surprise.  It’s this pink fluff.  I don’t know what it’s really called; I got the recipe from my friend, Amanda (thanks, Amanda!).  But it is so delicious and addicting, I thought Million Dollar Pink Fluff was an […]

Million Dollar Pink Fluff

Winter Chopped Salad

I’ve said before that whenever we go to our friends’ Dave and Kylie’s for dinner, we bring a salad (or when they come over, they bring the salad).  This was my most recent creation for dinner at Dave and Kylie’s. I have to admit, I am kind of a salad freak.  I love them, and […]

Winter Chopped Salad

Red and Sweet Potato Salad

We were having some family over recently to help with a house project, and I planned on cooking out for them.  It was a busy weekend, so I wanted to make sides that would be easy and make a lot of food.  Potato salad always seems to go over well, but the traditional, mayonnaise laden variety […]