Category Archives: salads

Salad Pizza

When life hands you lemons, make lemonade. And what I mean by that non-sequitur is when your father hands you a bag of greens from his organic garden, make salad pizza. The lemon thing just sounds a little more charming. … Continue reading

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Kale Salad with Apples, White Cheddar and Candied Bacon

Dare I post another kale salad? I mean, seriously, this is now the third incarnation of this cruciferous salad and neither of my other two were very popular if I’m judging by the comments (which I am).  And I’ve got … Continue reading

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Celery Salad with Kale, Parmesan and Apples

When at first I was inspired to post another version of my favorite fall side, the ubiquitous Kale Salad, I felt as though there was nothing new to say on the topic.  What, really, can little ‘ole me add to … Continue reading

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Shrimp Salad with Spinach and Feta

I’ve been gone for over a month, but I come bearing this shrimp salad with spinach and feta. If you try it, I think you’ll forgive me for my absence.  It’s one of my many “reset” salads. My try at … Continue reading

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Za’atar Rubbed Shrimp Salad with Tahini Caesar Dressing

Before C and I head East tomorrow, I want to share just one more tasty recipe with you. This is a Rachael Ray riff, and although I know it’s not cool to speak of Rachael Ray, especially on food blogs, … Continue reading

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Kale Salad

I’ve been trying to come up with a way to get back to this blog without explaining, because I’m sure it would bore you to tears, my absence.  The only inspiration I can come up with lately involves the food … Continue reading

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Salade Lyonnaise

This one’s going to be short but sweet (or rather, savory…whatever).  I realized recently that I hadn’t posted in a while due to the yearly and entirely necessary journey into the dark days of low-carb eating.  Ouch.  It really is the … Continue reading

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Easy Cucumber Tomato Salad and Farmers’ Market Quesadilla

Last Tuesday I hit the Ypsi Farmers’ Market and came away with, not surprisingly, too many vegetables.  There were bright red tomatoes, small .25¢ cucumbers (and “lemon cucumbers” hmmm…), a basket of tiny and organic red peppers, perky red onions, and because … Continue reading

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Salmon Cobb Salad

For the last week, I’ve been trying to figure how to approach this first post after the big French extravaganza.  Don’t get me wrong, I had an amazing time, as one does, in Paris and the south of France. But I’ve been … Continue reading

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Garlic Bread Panzanella

I thought about calling this post French Lessons on Stony Lake or Tapenade and Herbed Goat Cheese (stay with me here) before I had an unexpected and entirely welcome epiphany about garlic bread. Not long ago, a close friend of my mother’s, and … Continue reading

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