Portillo’s Chopped Salad

Portillo’s Chopped Salad! A copycat recipe of the delicious salad served at Portillo’s restaurants. Have you ever been to Portillo’s? Well, if you haven’t, let me introduce you. Portillo’s is a famous Chicago area fast food restaurant that’s been feeding and making people happy since 1963. They serve hot dogs, burgers, sandwiches, and of course, … Continue reading

KFC Coleslaw Recipe

KFC Coleslaw Recipe…….Yes, SERIOUSLY!!!   The dressing in this recipe tastes exactly, I mean EXACTLY,  like the original in my book! And let’s face it……the dressing is what separates the original from all the imitations!     Coleslaw……Shredded Cabbage, Sweet and Tangy Dressing, a dash of Shredded Carrot! I LOVE Coleslaw. Once the weather begins to … Continue reading

Carrot Salad

Carrot Salad
This is a yummy Carrot Salad that my family just can’t get enough of! It’s loaded with pineapple, raisins and pecans. It’s really a snap to prepare and it goes great with just about everything. We’ve been barbecuing a lot and everyone has been asking for me to make this to have as one of … Continue reading

Arugula, Strawberry, Blue Cheese Salad

  There’s a restaurant in Southern California called Lemonade that my entire family absolutely loves. It’s got a really fun vibe and ammmazing food.  The decor is like an updated, fresh 60’s kind of thing. Lots of white formica with splashes of a very happy sunshiny yellow. They make a lot of really delicious food … Continue reading

Roasted Cauliflower and Lentil Salad

Do you like having salad for lunch or dinner? Do you get your 5 servings of fruit and veggies daily? Well…………….. I have to be honest with you…..my family loves veggies……..I’m the hard sale on that score! I’m, “that kid”,  grown up! You know, the one that feeds their veggies to the dog, under the … Continue reading

Southwest Salad

Southwest Salad 03 (1 of 1)
[donotprint]This is a delicious, I mean, really delicious salad.  It’s made from very simple, humble ingredients that are all easily accessible. Who doesn’t love that? Nothing too expensive or exotic that you have to run all over town hunting for.  A few simple ingredients that come together in a really delicious way. This is the first … Continue reading