3-minute salad dressing

honey-mustard-lemon-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 a soup for lunch yesterday but no salad. And, for dinner, we had a salad but no … [Read more...]

How to make: Vegan avocado, tomato and onion salad

avocado-salad

The avocado was supposed to go into sushi but I cooked all the Japanese rice we had to make oyakudon. Sam looked at the lonely avocado ruefully, suggested that we make a salad with it then she commandeered my computer to search for recipes. But I didn't … [Read more...]

Avocado, tomato and onion salad

avocado-salad

The avocado was supposed to go into sushi but I cooked all the Japanese rice we had to make oyakudon. Sam looked at the lonely avocado ruefully, suggested that we make a salad with it then she commandeered my computer to search for recipes. But I … [Read more...]

Taco salad with spicy garlic dressing

taco-salad

Does a salad always have to be served on a salad plate and eaten with a salad fork? If bread forms part of the salad, does the bread always have to be in the form of croutons? As far as I am concerned, the answers are no and no. I like variety.So, a … [Read more...]

Chicken, shrimp and pasta salad

macaroni-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. It’s really just about getting creative with leftovers.Yes, seriously. … [Read more...]

Tortilla-wrapped warm chicken salad

tortilla-wrapped-warm-chicken-salad

After spending almost the entire afternoon managing the traffic to and from the grocery and bakers' supplies store, and my house, and still managing to sneak in a very late lunch, I got a text message that I would have some unexpected guests yesterday. … [Read more...]