Category: Salad

Keep Calm and Gobble On: Thanksgiving Recipe Round-Up!

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Can you believe Thanksgiving is two weeks away?. . . me, neither! I pulled together a round-up of recipes for your Thanksgiving feast from the archives and to help you Keep Calm and Gobble On! Click on the links for the complete recipes and Thanksgiving inspiration! *Note: There is a printable recipe link for the recipes that allows you to…

20+ Flavors of Fall Recipes: Apple, Pumpkin, Butternut, Caramel & Maple!

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With the calendar turned to October, are you ready for the flavors of fall. . .Apple, Pumpkin, Butternut Squash, Caramel, Maple Cranberry and Pomegranate? I’m back by request with the 2.0 version and recipe round-up from the archives with fall flavors to tempt your taste buds and satisfy your sweet tooth!  Everything from soups, salads, desserts and…

Happy 150th Birthday Beatrix Potter!

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Beatrix Potter was born 150 years ago today on July 28, 1866. Known as one of the world’s best-loved children’s authors with her beautifully illustrated Tales, more than two million Beatrix Potter books are sold every year with generations still following the adventures of Peter Rabbit, Jemima Puddle-Duck, Tom Kitten and Benjamin Bunny. The story…

Potluck Broccoli-Grape Pasta Salad

Potluck Broccoli-Grape Pasta Salad

I have a crowd-pleasing recipe for your next potluck or picnic, Pasta Salad with Broccoli and Grapes! This colorful pasta salad is a medley of sweet, tangy, crunchy and salty, thanks to a tangy red vinegar dressing and the addition of toasted pecans and bacon. I reduced the amount of mayonnaise and onion slightly from the original…

Layered Spring Salad for Easter

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I have a Layered Spring Salad to serve alongside your ham for your Easter menu and or for your next family gathering, potluck, or barbecue! Seven-layer salads were popular in the South in the 70s and 80s at potlucks and church socials and have recently started to make a comeback. The best part about this type of salad is you can…

Seasons’ Eatings: 2015 Recipe Roundup and Year in Review

Season's Eatings 2015 Recipe Roundup and Year in Review

I’m sharing a round-up of recipes with some highlights from the holidays and seasons of 2015~ click on the link for the complete recipe! Blueberry-Lemon Tiramisu A twist on tiramisu using Greek yogurt in place of the traditional ingredients of heavy cream, egg yolks, and mascarpone cheese for a healthier and light dessert. Slow Cooker Smoky Turkey and Sweet Potato Chili with Cornbread Croutons…

Turkey and Wild Rice Salad with Cranberries and Pecans and Favorite Cookie Recipe!

Turkey and Wild Rice Salad with Cranberries and Pecans

Are you stuffed with turkey from your Thanksgiving feast and decking the halls?  Turkey and Wild Rice Salad with Cranberries and Pecans is a keeper recipe! It’s healthy, satisfying and a delicious way to enjoy your leftover turkey! You can make it ahead to dish up and have on hand to enjoy when you’re decking the halls or throw it…

Roasted Harvest Vegetable Salad with Apple Cider Vinaigrette

Roasted Harvest Vegetable Salad with Apple Cider Vinaigrette

Are you hosting Thanksgiving this year? We’re gathering together at my mother-in-law’s house instead of ours, for which I am truly thankful :) and everyone brings a dish or two. I’m always looking for a make-ahead side to add to our family favorites for our Thanksgiving feast! Roasted Harvest Vegetable Salad can be made ahead, which is always a…