Strawberry Poppyseed Salad

It’s a recipe! After disappearing for two months, then rattling on about my wedding for two weeks, I am finally going to post a recipe!  I have several more important non-food posts, but they can wait.   First, we must dive into this summery recipe before summer ends. As usual, I found a recipe that… Continue reading Strawberry Poppyseed Salad

Tahini-Miso Slaw

Sometimes you need some help coming up with ideas. I love salads that are packed with vegetables, but sometimes I get stuck in the typical lettuce-cucumber-tomato salad base rut. This recipe proved to be interesting–the cranberries seemed maybe a little toooo interesting.  I did not have any dried cranberries on hand, so I did not… Continue reading Tahini-Miso Slaw

Apple and Wheat Berry Salad

Doesn’t this salad look interesting and delicious? I thought so. However, I cannot follow recipes, it seems. I did not have pumpkin seeds…but I had sunflower kernels!  Same thing, right? Also, instead of quinoa, I decided to something else that I had splurged on just a few days before: wheat berries.  I first heard of… Continue reading Apple and Wheat Berry Salad

Mini Sweet Pepper and Raspberry Salad {Packed Lunch Edition}

I have a new favourite vegetable. Mini sweet peppers.  Oh my.  Now I want them on everything. Their crispness and slight sweetness complement the soft raspberries, while the almonds provide a nice crunch, and the Romano cheese adds some richness to the salad. The colourfulness of this salad will likely draw envious comments from your… Continue reading Mini Sweet Pepper and Raspberry Salad {Packed Lunch Edition}

Roasted Eggplant Mushroom Salad {Packed Lunch Edition}

Confession. I did not pack this salad in my lunch.  That is only because I made it on the weekend since my eggplant was getting old, and the salad was so good that I finished it before Monday rolled around.  Ah, well.  Next time. The juicy, seasoned eggplant eliminates the need for dressing on this… Continue reading Roasted Eggplant Mushroom Salad {Packed Lunch Edition}