pickled-veggies

Make-ahead salad in a jar

My daughter Sam will like this idea. She likes salads but the process of prepping half a dozen different vegetables just before a meal can be a headache when everyone and … [Read more...]

ranch-dressing

2-minute ranch dressing

Today, I am an alarm clock. In about 15 minutes, I am going to call up Alex who is at the condo to wake her up so she can be on time to leave to see a play at 10.00 a.m. as … [Read more...]

honey-mustard-lemon-salad-dressing

3-minute salad dressing

There are two things that, in a perfect world, Sam would vote to be on the dinner table for each and every meal -- soup and salad. Sad to say, it isn't a perfect world. We had … [Read more...]

macaroni-salad

Chicken, shrimp and pasta salad

Breathe new life into your macaroni salad by using pasta spirals, combining chicken with shrimps and adding lightly toasted sliced almonds. Don’t look too impressed though. … [Read more...]