Mediterranean Quinoa Salad

  This quick and easy side dish pairs the bold Mediterranean flavors of lime, Feta cheese, Kalamata olives, and fresh parsley against the subtle backdrop of quinoa. Thanks to the naturally salty flavors of the olive brine and Feta cheese, this dish doesn’t need any added sodium to help balance the flavors. However, for best…

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Citrus Spinach Salad

The perfect year round salad, with just a hint of spice. Keep these ingredients on hand  when you have little time but want great flavor. Make sure to watch the video at the end if you need help segmenting the citrus. Citrus Spinach Salad Ingredients 1/3 cup orange juice 2 tablespoon white wine vinegar 2 tablespoon vegetable oil…

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Pear Salad with Poppy Seed Dressing

Easy to make, stunning to present, delicious to eat. This is one of the most flavorful salads I have ever eaten. It is very easy to put together and will win raves from family and friends. I usually serve this to company and many times give the recipe away. Mixed Greens Pear Salad with Poppy…

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Fresh Avocado Salad

All you need is a sharp knife and a cutting board for the best fresh salad ever. Not that great with the knife skills? That’s okay. Kitchen gadgets to the rescue. Just use a chopper. Perfect dice every time and way faster than I can do with a knife. I love mine.   Now on…

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Spiralizer Summer Salad in a flash

Use fresh summer vegetables and make a Mediterranean salad quickly. This kitchen gadget has taken fresh salad making by storm. Using a spiralizer, you can quickly turn fresh vegetables into thin spiral “noodles” that are tasty and make your dishes fun. Pulling this salad together takes no more than 15 minutes. And since no lettuce…

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Super Quick Vegetarian Lunches

Easy and quick on-the-go lunches. Tired of trying to find something yummy and delicious for lunch? Need to pack for your kids and they don’t want to see another pb and j sandwich? Well, stick that 10 bucks back in your wallet ( lunch prices are crazy aren’t’ they?), and get busy pulling these SUPER…

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Gluten free Cobb Salad

A delicious Cobb salad is worth the effort. Cobb Salad has quite a history. Here is a quick snippet about Cobb Salad. Cobb salad is the quintessential American salad, first pulled together on a whim by Robert Cobb of the former Los Angeles landmark Brown Derby restaurant when he needed to feed Sid Grauman late…

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Simple Summer Salad

Use this summer’s bounty and make a crisp salad. Cool cucumbers, fresh warm tomatoes, a few other ingredients and you have the making of a simply delicious summer salad. Be sure to use the freshest ingredients you can. If you don’t have your own garden, pop over to your local farmers market, or better yet,…

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Tusker House Secret Recipe from Walt Disney World

  On our first day at WDW,  we went to the Animal Kingdom Park. Just breathtaking! The landscaping and all the wildlife there was amazing.  Lunch time rolls around and we’re getting hungry. The big question????? Is there anything Gluten Free to EAT?  Well…. I’ll say there is! We went to the Tusker House Restaurant…

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