Posts tagged "Salad"

Meatless Monday: Grilled Peach and Burrata Salad

Meatless Monday: Grilled Peach and Burrata Salad
Have you ever grilled a peach before?  Have you ever tasted burrata? If the answer is no for either of the two, you are missing on tastiest, freshest treats this time of year. Grilling southern peaches brings out the natural sweetness of the fruit and burrata is the richest and creamiest cheese that has ever... Read more »

Meatless Monday: Chickpea, Tomato, Mozzarella and Pesto Salad

Meatless Monday: Chickpea, Tomato, Mozzarella and Pesto Salad
My kids are my biggest food critics.  When they compliment my dinner, especially a salad, I consider it a major success. This is the first salad that both of them have loved and asked for more. You can make your own pesto pretty easily, especially if you are growing basil.  Otherwise, feel free to buy... Read more »

Meatless Monday: Mango, Jicama and Brown Rice Salad

Meatless Monday: Mango, Jicama and Brown Rice Salad
Can you identify the above fruits and vegetables? Maybe some of them? Starting at the bottom left are two mangos, followed by jicama, a pepper and cabbage. None of these are generally in my kitchen or a salad, which is why I love this unique, healthy dish adapted from Running to the Kitchen.  Mango, Jicama... Read more »
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Meatless Monday: My New Favorite Salad

Meatless Monday: My New Favorite Salad
If you come to my house this spring, I will be serving this simple brussels sprout salad.  With only six ingredients and limited prep work, this salad is unique, tasty and perfect to accompaniment something heavy at a barbecue or picnic. Your New Favorite Salad 1 pound brussels sprouts 1/2 cup Parmesan Cheese 1 avocado... Read more »

Heart Shaped Food Makes Valentine's Day Sweeter

Heart Shaped Food Makes Valentine's Day Sweeter
Suddenly I am inspired to prepare lots of heart shaped food to surprise my family on Valentine’s Day. I’m trying to stay away from sugar, but there still are festive options that aren’t desserts. What foods are you eating for Valentine’s Day this year? Do you have any heart shaped food ideas to share?
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