Category: Salads

Deviled Tomatoes

Deviled Tomatoes

The only thing that is difficult in this recipe is having the patience for everything to be done and cool down — yes, you are reading correctly … the cooking time is three-and-a-half hours. Many of my recipes are ones you can make in advance […]

Poached pear arugula salad with hazelnut

Poached pear arugula salad with hazelnut

My sister Carrie turned me onto the wonders of hazelnut oil and arugula. Seriously, all you have to do is mix the two together for something fun to top a sandwich or use as a side dish. Did you know that in other countries arugula […]

Sesame Green Bean Salad

Sesame Green Bean Salad

Green beans always bring back memories of sitting next to my Gram-gram with a colander on my lap and one on hers, between us an empty bowl and a larger bowl filled with fresh green beans. While watching her favorite soap opera we would snap […]

Sweet Potato Salad

Sweet Potato Salad

A sweet potato by any other name is just … a yam. Well … not exactly. In northern America sweet potatoes are referred to as both, so if you are standing at the produce section the sign advertising sales on yams … chances are if […]

Mom’s Futures Picnic Bean Salad

Mom’s Futures Picnic Bean Salad

  My mom’s bean salad was a staple for all of our futures picnics back in the day when we first opened. I still have her notebook on how many cans she needed per fifty guests, when she needed to have it delivered, and by […]