Mixed Greens and Asparagus Salad with Fresh Cranberry Dressing

This salad has become a favorite of many.  I like that I can make it to feed a crowd. The fresh cranberry dressing brings a brightness to the grassy greens and asparagus. This is a great Thanksgiving side. Try it this year for your family and friends and let me know how well it goes…

Arugula, Peach, Tomato & Chickpea Salad

I made this salad this week for a college friend who was in town with her family.  Hi Alex, Paul and Henry!!! This salad is at it’s best in the summer, but I had mini San Marzano tomatoes, and arugula in the house. I was very skeptical of buying a peach, but I choose two…

Buffalo Chickpea Salad

Buffalo Sauce, YES!  If you have a love of spicy foods then you know all about buffalo wings, sauces, chicken sandwiches .. the list goes on.  There are several salads and sandwiches out there with buffalo chickpeas, but here is one not to be missed. Get your favorite sauce ready! Buffalo Chickpea Salad Serves 4…

Greens, Beets, & Blueberry Salad

I happen to love beets! Most people would shy away from this root vegetable. It does kind of have an earthiness ….ok it can taste like dirt. Earthiness sounds so much better. What beets need are to be roasted and tossed with a delicious vinaigrette.  I like to make a batch and dress them.  They…

Greek Salad

This is my go to salad when I have to bring something to feed a crowd. I make this as a serving of one for me and have made it for 100. I usually have all ingredients in house and maybe you do as well. Get your big salad bowl ready! Greek Salad Serves 4…

Recovery Meals Farro Salad

I trained for a half marathon this spring and I’ve had to look in my arsenal for recipes to refuel after long runs. This isn’t my first time around the block with long distance races, but it’s been several years since I’ve finished a ten mile run. Thanks to my running buddies group text this…