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 Or you can chop it up and mix altogether I made an Almond Butter Dressing It … 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 already has cashews, but I loved the … 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 crispy sweet apple pieces I love to keep an array … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Spinach Salad with Roasted Pear, Prosciutto & Brussels

Main dish salad in the winter time is probably the last thing you are dreaming of, but this salad is a wonderful way to enjoy salad when temps cool down and you’re looking for warm comfort Start with a bowl of fresh crisp greens like spinach and romaine Roast Brussels sprouts* and top with pear, … 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 The Sweet Sesame Dressing is adapted from … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Asian Salad Stack with Sesame Peanut Dressing

This could be our new favorite salad It’s loaded with fresh crunchy vegetables The peanut dressing is the perfect combo of salty, sweet and tangy, You can control the amount of heat by adjusting the amount of sriracha you use I didn’t even use sriracha because I am a heat wimp, so it’s not pictured, … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Duke’s Parmesan Chicken Strawberry Balsamic Salad

This elegant summer salad is simple easy to throw together on a busy weeknight Strawberries are becoming irresistible in the market right now and paired with fresh greens and a luscious baked chicken, your tastebuds are in for a treat The chicken is coated with Duke’s Mayo and Parmesan You can prep the tenders right … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Citrus Salad with Creamy Orange Vinaigrette

Here’s a wonderful winter salad to make your mouth, & your body, happy  πŸ˜Š Kale, spinach, citrus and a creamy orange vinaigrette The vinaigrette  turns creamy with the addition of 1 T sour cream or Greek yogurt Mix all the other ingredients in a jar first, then add the sour cream or yogurt Simple magic! … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Spiralized Pear Salad

This is a great salad to take a break from all the heavy holiday food it will leave you feeling satisfied and refreshed And it’s not really a recipe as it is a suggestion for you to put your own spin on {forgive the pun} I bought this spiralizer several years ago, it’s so much … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Pumpkin Patch Salad

This salad looks fancy but it’s oh so easy It’s just salad greens, sliced apples, cranberries, walnuts & pepitas BUT!  Put it on a pumpkin plate and add a perky orange pepper Cut the top off so you can fill it with salad Serve it with Ham & Cheese Pumpkin Pie “croutons” With Pumpkin Vinaigrette … Continue reading