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September 19, 2017
Harvest Grains Salad

Harvest Grains Salad with Oven-Dried Tomatoes

When I find something that will change  your life – FOREVER – I must share. I’m not such a fan of pre-seasoned packages, like those dried […]
September 6, 2016
Greek Salad with Quinoa

My Big Fat Greek Salad

I created this salad earlier this summer – in part because it is so tasty (of course), and in part because it is a starch that […]
August 27, 2016
Rustic Bread Salad

Rustic Tuscan Panzanella Bread Salad: Best-Ever Bread Salad with Peak of the Season Tomatoes

This time of year when the tomatoes are hanging ripe and juicy, heavy on the vine I am often reminded of two lively ladies from London […]
August 13, 2016
Summer Squash Salad

Salad Days of Summer: Farm Fresh Summer Squash & Arugula Salad

How is it exactly that “Salad Days” has gone from meaning green and naïve (Shakespeare’s Antony and Cleopatra) to the more current American connotation of being […]
July 27, 2016
Firecracker Cole Slaw with a side of Burger

Firecracker Cole Slaw – a Side with More than a Little Sass

Okay, Okay, Okay!! I heard you already.  I have been getting a lot of requests for the Firecracker Cole Slaw that got a fleeting mention at […]
July 15, 2016
rice, grilled veggie, salad

Summer Grilling: South of the Border Texmati Rice & Grilled Veggie Salad Bowl

Sponsored by RiceSelect It was a perfect confluence of events.  I was invited to a dedication at a local yacht club, complete with naval officers and […]