Category Archives: Salads

Caesar Salad (on the Ides of March!)

Caesar salad is by far the favorite salad in my household.  When my kids were younger, they called this a “crouton” salad, and they intentionally targeted all of the homemade croutons in the serving bowl.  Now, I don’t often add … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Salad Dressing, Salads, Soups,Salads,Sandwiches & Appetizers | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Tomato Time!

My husband loves tomatoes almost more than he loves me, and he really loves me!  He went to college in Indiana and still reminisces about the big juicy tomatoes that grew well there.  We’ve lived quite a few places since … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Salads, Vegetables | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

How Does Your Garden Grow?

I’ll admit it…I am more than a little challenged when it comes to gardening. I would probably be okay with it if it didn’t require regular watering- I tend to forget! There are however a few plants that I love … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Salads, Soups,Salads,Sandwiches & Appetizers | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Grilled Ahi and Tomato Ceviche

Ceviche is a popular seafood dish made by combining raw seafood in citrus juice.  The acid in the juice changes the structure of the protein and “cooks” the meat, making it turn opaque. By using “sushi grade” tuna (a premium … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Grilling Out, Salads, Seafood | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Taste of Home

This last week I had the privilege of taking my family to my favorite childhood vacation destination, the Outer Banks of North Carolina.  We were welcomed with true southern hospitality by an old family friend and enjoyed the long journey, … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Salads, Side Dishes, Vegetables | Tagged | Leave a comment