Course: Salads

Healthy Avocado Chicken Salad

Chicken salad can be boring and full of bad-for-you ingredients.  But not this version. Try this Healthy Avocado Chicken Salad and you’ll never go back...

Remaking a Memory–Caprese Salad Napoleon

There are few basic flavors out there that go together better than those in a Caprese Salad. Beautiful vine ripe tomatoes, creamy buffalo mozzarella, and...

Fading Summer? Panzanella Bruschetta

It’s September.  It’s the middle of September.  Where I grew up, by this time in the month we were already wearing long pants, light sweaters,...

Attack of the Summer Tomatoes! Grilled Green Tomatoes

They’re everywhere!  In your garden!  At the farmer’s market!  In bowls, baskets, and other vessels all over your kitchen!  TOMATOES!  Normally when I think that...

Military Life Citrus Ramen Salad

As I have mentioned several times, we are a military family.  We subject ourselves to stressful separations, frequent moves and general uncertainty about the future. ...

Best Macaroni Salad EVER

This is my next step down memory lane.  For some reason, I have been feeling particularly nostalgic lately.  Maybe it’s because I have been seeing...

4th of July Antipasti Pasta Salad

Ah, the Fourth of July.  The BBQ.  The beer.  The block parties. Add in the colorful celebration of our country’s freedom as the finale, and...

Dijon Red Potato Salad

Potato salad is a staple at Summer BBQs, family get-togethers, or any potluck. And this one has a great twist of being mayonnaise-free, which is...

Springtime Confetti Slaw

Spring means colors popping out around every corner. So why not include those bright colors in your food? This colorful–and flavorful–Springtime Confetti Slaw will brighten...

Mini-Caprese Salad w/ Arugula

Sweet tomatoes.  Fresh basil.  Creamy mozzarella.  Rich olive oil.  Oh man, do I love a good caprese salad.  Nom nom nom.  Never had it?  Well...