Take-out Tuesday, Roasted Broccoli and Asparagus Salad

I love to eat big salads for dinner, and in the colder months I enjoy adding roasted vegetables This is similar to the Roasted Butternut Squash Spinach Salad I made recently~ It has broccoli and asparagus instead of butternut squash This salad features roasted broccoli or Broccoli Candy as I like to call it, because … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Roasted Butternut Squash Spinach Salad

This salad is festive enough for special occasions but also easy to make, it’s great for a weeknight supper Fresh baby spinach, bacon, pecans, bleu cheese, cranberries and roasted butternut squash tossed in a simple homemade vinaigrette, yes please! Enjoy it as a main dish or a side with quiche, soup or chicken I love … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Peachy Spinach Salad with Bacon and Buttery Almonds

Here’s an easy and delicious salad, featuring ripe summer peaches, that is perfect for an end of summer dinner Baby spinach, romaine lettuce, fresh peaches, red grapes, crispy bacon, buttery almonds, bleu cheese and poppy seed dressing… Quite a yummy combination! With or without bacon, it’s a winning combo~ and if you don’t like bleu … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Roasted Sweet Potato Spinach Salad with Maple Bacon

This can be a side dish or a meal~ sometimes I want a lighter dinner than the guys so I made chicken for them,  and I just had this salad… This salad is so appealing for this time of year, it’s warm, yet light, and full of autumn flavors… sweet potatoes, maple, and any time … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Couscous Salad with Spinach, Corn and Tomatoes

. HHjr whipped this salad up the other night and it was so good, I have to share it with you . . This is such a fast and easy side dish, and it’s full of nutrition too . . If you’re not familiar with couscous, it is sort of like a combination of rice … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Summer Peach Spinach Salad

Last week was so much fun, I had an active group at the beach house for 10 days! Everyone pitched in with the cooking, clean-up and menu planning We didn’t do anything fancy, just had fresh, good food One night I threw some chopped ripe peaches into a bowl of torn fresh spinach, crisp romaine … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, “THE” Salad

A salad we had for part of our Labor Day celebration is going to be forever known as “THE” salad “This salad is really good…” “I’ve got to have more of that salad!” “Oh my, I didn’t see the salad!” “Hey mom, I like salad now!” “Oh, what is in this salad?” Okay, so before … 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, Spinach & Kale Salad with Broccoli Croutons

spinach & kale salad

After a weekend of feasting, we were ready for a vegetable filled salad, and this really hit the spot I took a few short cuts which made this easy peasy to throw together It starts off with fresh spinach and a bag of  Kale salad with Brussels sprouts I’m not a big fan of bag … Continue reading