Recipe: Cool Cucumber Salad

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Jun 21, 2011

I am always delighted with myself when I take a bite of some new recipe I create on the fly and find it is delicious!  It never ceases to surprise me, as funny as that sounds. I guess I make as many “mistakes” as I do “successes” when it comes to creating new recipes. This […]

Recipe: Confetti Garden Salad

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Jun 10, 2011

Cilantro and what we had on hand were my inspiration for this salad last week. It is refreshing and slightly sweet. Ingredients: – 2 Large Carrots – 2 Stalks Celery – 1/2 Cup Peas – Handful of Cilantro (about 1/4 Cup) – 2 Table Spoons Olive Oil – Squeezed Lemon (about 2 Teaspoons) – Salt […]

Recipe: Easy C Salad

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Apr 25, 2011

This salad was born out of necessity – I only had Carrots and a Cucumber to work with one fine day, and wanted some raw veggies. It is refreshing, sweet and downright delicious. Easy C Salad Ingredients: – 2 Carrots – 1/2 Cucumber – Several small Basil leaves – 1 Table Spoon Olive Oil – […]

Recipe: Sweet Zing Salad

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Apr 18, 2011

Sometimes, while I’m drifting off to sleep, I think of a recipe I want to create.  I can almost taste the various flavors and try to imagine what the marriage of them together become.  I try my best not to forget them the next morning, and usually find the time to try them out. Sharing […]

Recipe: Easy Chop Salad

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Apr 11, 2011

I made this up one day when I didn’t have any lettuce. It was delicious with the sweetness of the Cucumber complimenting the saltiness of the Celery and punctuated by the Carrot flavor. If you happen to have Lettuce on hand, it would add more body and some greens. Options: This salad is really a […]

Recipe: Garden Green Salad

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Apr 4, 2011

April will always remind me of my Grandma. Her birthday would be this month. She was an avid gardener and practiced edible landscaping before it became popular. But, she was not a fan of salads, and referred to them as “rabbit food.”  I love salads, so I dedicate this month’s recipes to my Grandma the […]

Recipe: Simple Apple Salad

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Feb 19, 2011

After a Hot Yoga session, I was really hungry. I wanted something refreshing and satisfying, but not heavy.  I was thinking about the large Fuji Apples I had bought at the store, and came up with this recipe on my way home. It was so tasty!  I’ve since made another variation of it, recipe alterations […]