Category Salads and Dressings

Be a good steward of the earth…


Last night was a vegetarian meal for us. Something nice and cool, filling and healthy. It also was an excuse to use up a lot of what I had in the fridge.  It’s amazing what accumulates.  Time to see what I can do with what’s there..

Here’s what I came up with to empty the fridge and create somet...

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Veggie Tales: Beans with Envy!

As a vegetarian, it’s tough making a bean salad that’s more than just a bean salad. But when you add one simple ingredient (that is not so simple)- you create a dish that is flavorful, powerful, and more importantly: Easy and Delightful! 
I present: The Artichoke
What you’ll need:
1 can artichok...
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Crab Salad Nigiri Sushi

I first saw this crab salad nigiri sushi that my blogger friend Pikko had made on her blogAdventures in bento making . I thought I’d give it a try for a gathering at my husband’s work one evening. Pikko’s are much prettier, I’ll have to keep practicing. Her creation was a hit though...

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Spinach Salad with Teriyaki Bowties

A very quick apology… I suddenly got rushed this week.  You will see the reason in a couple days on my own site, but short version is that I am going to have to repeat a recipe today that was on my own site recently...
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Healthy Helpings – WW BLT Pasta Salad (3 pts)

I realized after I prepared this recipe and took all the pictures that there was another BLT Salad posted under stretch your dollars. Since I am on vacation, and this is what I’ve got, and the ingredients are a bit different, I’m sticking with it!

WW Points per 1 cup serving = 3
BLT Pasta Salad

3 2/...

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