Soups & Salads

Mushroom Soup

Now that we’re a few days into September, I’m doing a soup dance to coax the cooler weather our way.  Ya’ll know how much I loooove a good bowl of soup.  It’s one of those classic comfort meals I could eat almost every day.  One of my personal favorites is mushroom soup.  I’m salivating just …

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Cucumber Salsa

This is a quick and easy appetizer that comes together in a matter of minutes.  It’s light, it’s pretty healthy for you and it’s served cold which makes it perfect for summer entertaining.  The friend that passed this recipe along to me also suggested spooning it over grilled fish, which sounds amazing! Cucumber Salsa Makes …

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Tuscan Kale and White Bean Soup

I’m so excited to share this soup with you all, because it involves KALE!  Kales has been about the only leafy green I’ve not been able to find the right place for.  I’ve tried salads in restaurants, at home and I’ve even tried making smoothies and juices with fresh kale.  It just hasn’t been my cup …

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Dill tuna Salad

Most of you know that the majority of the recipes on this blog are inspired from travel and some of my favorite restaurants.  I love the challenge of recreating dishes I’ve had out on the road OR figuring out how to make some of my favorites meals  (on the road and locally) a little bit healthier.  This …

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egg-salad

Egg Salad My parents have been renovating their house over the last eight months and they are now in the middle of a huge kitchen renovation.  My mom is an incredible cook, and she has always wanted a really great cook’s kitchen, which she’s finally getting.  Before, when you walked into my parents house from …

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