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Shredded Brussels Sprouts Salad

 The mornings arrive with a crisp chilly air. When we leave the house a warm jacket is needed, sometimes gloves and hats too. If is not raining, and often it isn’t, we enjoy a brisk walk with our faces cold. Nature is always in full mode no matter what the day brings. Winter birds are busy flying […]

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Lima Beans Salad

Commonly, this salad is made with black-eyed peas. Corn is not usually part of it. Sometimes is served together with tuna. Normally it is pretty good. This time was different. I guess I was craving that black-eyed peas salad for lunch. But black-eyed peas were nowhere to be seen in the pantry. Not to mention […]

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Cucumber-Tomato-Carrot-Pecan Salad

If you look around my food posts, easily you’ll notice that many of them fall into the dessert tag. A tag bigger than the vegetarian one. Oh my, you may start to think that I eat sweets all the time. It’s a fact that I like desserts, a good chocolate, some homemade deliciousness. But naturally […]

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My Favorite Salad

This has been my favorite salad this Summer. The one I’m making over and over, changing this and that but the main ingredients are always the same. I love this combination! The salad is pretty simple, as most of the salads are and the ‘must’  here is the grilled fish. I like it with salmon […]

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Potato Salad with Chickpeas

It started to be a variation of Russian salad. But instead of mayonnaise I decided to use olive oil and vinegar. Today is the super famous potato salad, famous because it seems everybody who tries it just have a love at first bite. The ingredients are as easy as potatoes, carrots, green beans, onions and […]

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