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

[donotprint] 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 … Continue reading

Southwest Salad

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[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

Macaroni Salad

[donotprint]OOoooohhh Yum.  Macaroni salad.  A must have at any barbecue, 4th of July celebration or large family gathering.  Classic macaroni salad is always a stellar choice.  I’m mean, seriously, who the heck doesn’t love a good classic macaroni salad?!?  Well….sometimes…. I have to admit, I have a hankering for a macaroni salad that’s just a … Continue reading

Mango Black Bean Salad

[donotprint] I love me this salad!!! This is the kind of everyday eating that makes me happy. Do you know what I mean? This salad makes the perfect lunch, dinner side or it can even be used as a dip for chips. How’s that for versatile? This is super, super easy to put together. Just … Continue reading

Nectarine Summer Salad

[donotprint] This is a glorious salad. It’s so lovely it’s almost….almost…..to pretty to eat. One bite in and you forget all about it being pretty! Then it’s all about it’s yummiliciousness!! (oh ya that’s a word) Notes from my salad bowl: I only used 1 bag of spring greens and only a portion of the … Continue reading

Ina’s Potato Salad

[donotprint] I have to tell ya, there are few things that I love more, than a classic style, loaded with goodies, old fashioned potato salad.  You know the kind I’m talking about.  The type your Grammy makes but loaded with extra goodies like bacon.  I just can’t get enough of the stuff.  But these days, … Continue reading

BBQ Pasta Salad

Barbecue Pasta Salad
I love pasta salad. It just seems to be the perfect food for warm weather eating. It reminds me of picnics and block parties and all the other wonderful gatherings of summer. I found this recipe a few years ago and instantly fell in love. Barbecue pasta salad?!? Well, hello YUM! I have a couple … Continue reading

Thai Style Beef Salad

[donotprint] I love a fabulous, main dish salad with lots of goodies. There’s nothing I like more for dinner when the weather warms up a bit.  Here’s a wonderful recipe from Emerils cookbook At The Grill.  I picked this book up last summer and have been enjoy trying these new recipes.  This has been, by far, the … Continue reading

Tabbouleh Salad

[donotprint] Tabbouleh is one of my family’s all time favorite foods. What’s not to absolutely love about it?  It’s delicious, refreshing and amazingly, really great for you.  The Tabbouleh I make is a very simple, straight forward, authentic, Lebanese version. Now, every family obviously has their own recipe, but I believe mine is pretty darn authentic.  I … Continue reading

Caesar Mayonnaise Dressing

[donotprint] I love Caesar salad.  Who doesn’t?  It’s light, refreshing, tangy, and let’s face it, all together waydelicious.  While I enjoy it all year round, it seems even better when the weather warms up.  This salad is composed of very few ingredients so it is imperative that each part is as delicious as possible.  Making … Continue reading