Pork & Pear Salad

Visiting my sister and her family in Wisconsin, I was sharing my passion for making salads from a variety of fresh, healthy ingredients that might nor normally sound “right” together yet would make a great light Summertime meal. We’d grilled some...

Summer Asian Steak Salad with Ginger Lime Dressing

I made this really interesting, light Summer salad tonight.  I found something similar on Epicurious.com and made some alterations. This is a great meal when you’re looking for something light and healthy but still “hearty!” Dressing 3 tablespoons...

Citrus, Shrimp & Avocado Salad with Lime Ginger Vinaigrette

Ingredients: Salad: 2 cups fresh baby spinach ½ lb. cooked shrimp 2 small oranges ½ cup tamari roasted almonds 1 whole fresh avocado About a dozen chives Dressing: 2 1/2 Tbs fresh lime juice 1 tsp minced seeded jalapeño pepper 1 tsp minced fresh ginger 1 clove of...

Bacon & Eggs Breakfast Salad

I have a growing LOVE of Salad…  all kinds–Veggie Salads, Fruit Salads, Salads with nuts and seeds and all sorts of combinations that feel indulgent and healthy at the same time!  So why not have salad for Breakfast?  Start the day out right and the rest...

Summer Peach Salad

My favorite time of the year to visit Oregon is when my Dad’s peach trees are ready to harvest–his peaches would rival any I’ve tasted.  And my Mom is a genius at all sorts of delectable peach desserts, into which I thoroughly indulge my senses! But...