Tag Archives: refreshing

Blood Orange and Pistachio Salad

You may have noticed that the produce section looks a little grim this time of year.  The pickings are slim, and most of the poor little guys are underripe or overripe, and have traveled halfway across the world.  But thank … Continue reading

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Shrimp and Cucumber Sesame Noodles

Every once in a while I crave these flavors and must have them, nothing else will suffice.   It’s different things for different people…some must have chocolate, some must have a big juicy steak with potatoes, but for me, I crave … Continue reading

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Iceberg Wedge with Crumbled Bacon and Gorgonzola

Poor little iceberg lettuce doesn’t have a very good reputation.  I’ve read time and time again about how it has the least amount of vitamins and the highest water content out of any lettuce.  But honestly, I’m in love with … Continue reading

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Fluffed Kiwi Ice

This poor little recipe has been waiting ever so patiently in my drafts folder, dying to be posted on the front page of my blog.  Now that summer’s end approaches, I think it’s a good time to post this recipe, … Continue reading

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Salsa Verde Dressed Red Potato Salad

I hated potato salad for a very long time, I think mostly because the store bought mayonnaisey ones from the grocery store are pretty disgusting.  But this potato salad is incredible.  It is dressed in an herbed green dressing, also … Continue reading

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Watermelon Meyer Lemon Slushies

Okay, I expected these to be good but not THIS good.  Holy cow.  And this is coming from a girl who only drinks water and milk.  I’m just not a big fan of drinking my calories…I’d rather eat them. But … Continue reading

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Prosciutto, Goat Cheese, and Walnut Arugula Salad

Poor little salads have such a bad reputation.  They are known as diet food, and many people don’t like eating salad for that reason.  I will tell you, I felt the same way about salad until I learned how to … Continue reading

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