Category Archives: salads

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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Black Bean Mango Salad (I Mean Salsa) with Sherry Vinegar and Lime

I’ve been in an unsurprisingly not worky mood (see how that’s done?  Make up a word, put it in italics, then it’s ok) in the two weeks since I’ve become a self-professed, albeit temporary, woman of leisure.  It turns out that although … Continue reading

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Grilled Caesar Salad with Lime Anchovy Vinaigrette

A lot has happened in the last week, both in real and virtual life.  Let’s start with the virtual.  I was beyond surprised–and pleased– to learn that my little ‘ole blog here was the Runner Up for local food blogs … Continue reading

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Watermelon Salad

This is not the watermelon salad of our youth.  Wait a minute…I don’t think there was a watermelon salad of our youth.  We just ate watermelon. Straight up.  No accoutrements. You know what I mean. Well, times have changed, and while there was a … Continue reading

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Bacon and Onion Pasta with Spinach and Currant Salad

We went north last weekend, a small group of colleagues and I.  A. has a lovely, not-so-little cottage in the middle of nowhere.  Well, it’s somewhere of course, but there’s really only one other house visible from hers. That, and lots of … Continue reading

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