Take-out Tuesday, Loaded Kale Salad with Apple Cider Vinaigrette

This salad is full of Fall flavors, and if you want to make it into a main dish salad, you can add cheese, chicken and/or bacon         Not only is this easy to make, especially if you use a washed and ready salad mix, it is a bowl of beautiful colors, textures, … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Blueberry Chicken Salad Lettuce Wraps

  This really is a “Take-out Tuesday,” a wrap made with a favorite chicken salad from a local cafe         One of my besties brought over some of our favorite chicken salad, which we enjoyed on fresh brioche buns To my delight, she insisted that I keep the remaining chicken salad, which … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Zuccorny Soup

Soup in the summertime?? This is not only a light and healthy meal, it’s full of fresh summer corn and zucchini         One of my favorite restaurants features a wonderful corn soup in the summer, and I always order it, so when I saw a recipe for Zucchini Corn Chowder at Damn … Continue reading

Holidays, Cinco de Derby, Run for the Tacos & Pina Colada Salad

  The fun holidays have really been jumbled up this year       And this Saturday is not only Cinco de MayoΒ  πŸ’ƒ         It’s also the Kentucky Derby, the famous horse race, also called The Run for the RosesΒ  πŸ‡ πŸ‡Β Β Β Β Β Β  πŸ‡ This is my sweet niece and her cute … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Spring Sheet Pan Zoodles & Pasta

  When I’m in the “city” my son & I tag team dinners, consult on the menu and I try to do the shopping to help out HHjr is a single Dad, and he takes care of our city house so HH & I can hang out at the beach as much as we want … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Fresh Strawberry Dressing

  This is touted as the best strawberry dressing ever         And it couldn’t be easier         4 ingredients         A quick puree         VoilΓ ! Fresh Strawberry Dressing!         This recipe is from Cooktoria, and Tania swears that it is … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Rainbow Salad

  Lighten up your menu with this healthy salad         It’s almost as good as finding a pot of gold!         It’s full of a rainbow of ingredients         You can serve it buffet style and let everyone choose the ingredients they want       … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Nutty Broccoli & Fruit Salad

I chose broccoli as the flavor of the month for January, in an effort to eat healthier and You’ve got to try this salad!       I got the recipe from Julia’s Album and the only change I made was adding almonds         It really doesn’t need them, as the salad … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Christmas Coleslaw

  This red and green salad goes together in minutes, and is a refreshing change from heavy holiday food     It’s crispy crunchy and full of holiday flavors       Romaine is cut into ribbons and combined with prepared coleslaw mix         Top with dried cranberries, pistachios, sliced almonds and … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Broccoli Salad with Nuts, Seeds, Berries & Sweet Sesame Dressing

  I decided I’d better make some comfort food salads instead of binge watching the news with Chocolate Chip Walnut Shortbread     This salad, dressing and all, only takes about 10 minutes to prepare     Don’t be alarmed by the number of dressing ingredients     You probably have everything in your pantry … Continue reading

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