Why Do We Love Salads So Much?

They sit on the side of almost every meal. They fill up a bowl the size of a State at your barbecue. And they make a refreshing summer meal when it’s too hot to cook. Salads are everywhere, and we love them. It doesn’t seem to matter what time of year it is. A saladContinue Reading …

HAWAIIAN STYLE MACARONI SALAD

Macaroni salad is great for making ahead of time and eating as needed. I always love to make a big batch and take it to barbecues and pot lucks when we go. This Hawaiian style Macaroni salad is a tasty twist on the traditional macaroni salad. Make ahead and enjoy as lunch or a sideContinue Reading …

Broccoli Salad Recipe

Have you ever went out for dinner at a restaurant and loved the food so much you wished you could duplicate it at home? This happens to me all the time! This yummy Broccoli salad recipe below is just like Ruby Tuesdays’s recipe. Give it a try for yourself and let me know what youContinue Reading …

Potato Salad with Shrimp

I bet many of you will either be hosting or attending a fun backyard BBQ this summer. Usually you all bring something for everyone to share to lighten the load on the host. I love bringing desserts or salads. Something many enjoy and never think to make. This tasty Potato Salad with shrimp is aContinue Reading …

Ambrosia Fruit Salad Recipe

Also known as Pineapple & Mandarin Orange Fluff, Ambrosia fruit salad has been a family fave for years. Every family meal or holiday where extended family would visit, my aunt would make this creamy salad. Our family is huge so everyone is to bring something, potluck style. It works well this way and gives us allContinue Reading …

Fall Kale Super Salad

Fall is full of bounty when it comes to fruits and vegetables. The rich dark colours added to any recipe creates a beautiful meal to look eat. The flavours and textures are like no other season.  This Fall Kale Super Salad is tasty for lunch on its own or as a side with your favourite meat.Continue Reading …

Summer Fresh Quinoa Salad Recipe

  Summer Fresh Quinoa Salad with Bell Peppers, Apricots and Queso Blanco 100 gr. Quinoa 2 pcs. Green onion 50 gr. each, red and green pepper, grilled 30 gr. dried apricots, sliced Queso Blanco, crumbled Salt and pepper Add 300ml of water to a small pot with salt Add the quinoa and bring to a boilContinue Reading …

Baby Spinach Salad with Blue Cheese Dressing

I was introduced to fresh off the tree figs a few years back on the west coast of Canada. Until then, I seriously had no idea they were such a pretty looking fruit (on the inside). They were so sweet and quickly became a fave! With summer here it is a great time to addContinue Reading …