Salad Creations the entire family will LOVE

kid friendly caterpillar salad

We are starting June with a Kid-Friendly, super easy to make, Caterpillar Salad that the kids can be in charge of making. Depending on the age, you can prep the supplies, show the kids the photo & let them create the salad for dinner or if they’re older, let them put the entire salad together themselves. At the Price Chopper … Read More

Warm up Dinner with this Chicken Bulgur Salad

Warm Chicken Bulgur Salad

Let’s face it, chicken can become a little boring after awhile & so we’ve been finding ways to mix it up. I want to share one of the techniques I use to bake up a moist chicken breast; the hubs hates a dry piece of chicken (lol)…not that I can blame him. This chicken is delicious alone, but we love … Read More

Easy Summer Quinoa Salad Recipe perfect for a picnic

Quinoa Salad

This Quinoa Salad Recipe is perfect for a dinner side dish, to bring along on a picnic or to serve at an upcoming gathering. The black beans, golden tomatoes, cucumbers ,cilantro & combination of seasonings mixed with the quinoa is the perfect blend of flavors. Although I had already been taste testing this recipe, I brought it to our annual … Read More

Roasted Veggies makes a deliciously easy Warm Salad

I am a H-U-G-E salad lover!  However, this time of year my favorite kind of salad is a warm kind of salad.  This week’s combo included oven roasted asparagus, mushrooms & golden grape tomatoes.  The vegetables were fresh & hot right out of the oven making it a cozy kind of wintery mix that’s perfect to warm the palate.  This salad is great … Read More

Salad Sailboats are a Yummy way to get Kids Eating Veggies

salad sailboats

  Emily stepped up to the counters this month at the Price Chopper Kids Cooking Club & helped me to give salad a whole new seasonal bite.  Together we made Salad Sailboats. Not only was this a great way to set sail to eating veggies, it was like crafting with our food making our time in the kitchen creatively tasty. You … Read More

Salad Stuffed Cyclops are perfect Family Fun Halloween Food

salad stuffed cyclops

    We’re having a monstrously great time in the kitchen at the Price Chopper Kids Cooking Club this month for Halloween. Three new friends joined me at the counters and together we created a family fun meal perfect for this year’s Friday night Halloween festivities.  Marielle helped to build an adorably devious meal starter. We brought plain old salad … Read More

My New Food Crush = Grilled Peach Salad with Goat Cheese and Blueberries

Grilled peach salad

  Last year I started making grilled white nectarine/peach salads throughout the summer & fell in LOVE!  My food affair with this flavorful combo is still going strong, but I’ve added a new twist; not to dish last year’s layered yum, but you have to keep things fresh & exciting ~ lol. This year I’m still making & sharing, but I’ve … Read More

We’re trying Fall Salad Combinations & Enjoying Apples in the Mix

Apples Walnuts and Salad

 We are always on the quick & easy dinner fix over here in my kitchen and I am loving all of the prep we are doing as part of our Survival Sunday’s ™; it’s working – woot! woot! While the BBQ Pulled Chicken was cooking in the crock-pot, I was broiling up chicken for both my Chicken Thai Curry recipe … Read More

Easy Caprese Salad

Caprese Salad

I am a HUGE caprese salad lover!  It’s one of my ‘go-to’ recipes for myself, when I’m out and when I’m entertaining.  I love it, because it’s one of those recipes that’s quick and easy, but absolutely scrumptious.  And what’s better?  When I can find a recipe I can prep ahead, share with friends & relax and enjoy their visit. … Read More