Tag Archives: Salad

Sesame Soba Noodles

12 Aug

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It’s been a while since my last post.  No, I haven’t stopped cooking.  I haven’t been on some tropical summer excursion.  It’s simply this: I hate my kitchen!  It’s low on counter space and natural light – especially in the evenings when I do most of my cooking – making it difficult to take the pictures I want to take.

But enough complaining.  Let’s make some sesame soba noodles!

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Grilled Romaine Wedge

13 Feb

We are now well into the new year, and there’s a chance that perhaps your New Year’s resolution involves more salads.  Maybe you are trying to eat more veggies? or lose weight? or up your fiber intake?  Salads can accomplish all that….and MORE.

But, after 6 weeks of more salads, maybe you are getting a little bored of lettuce?  Here’s something to shake things up a little bit…

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Broccoli Apple Salad

20 Sep

After those cookies, I owe you something light, crisp and good for you!  Enter: broccoli apple salad.  This is a great thing to make on a lazy Sunday afternoon to be eaten for lunch throughout the week — it really benefits from one night in the fridge (or at least a few hours if you are making and taking this to a picnic on the same day).

Everything works nicely in this salad.  The crunch of the raw broccoli and apple, the sweet plump raisins and the creamy dressing.  But of course, like most salads, it’s adaptable based on your taste and what you have on hand.

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