All posts in: Soup and Salad

Greek Salad with Chickpeas

This salad is hearty enough for dinner, but you could certainly add some grilled salmon or chicken.  Serve some pita on the side to catch all the delicious juices!    

August 21, 2014 | Main Dishes, Soup and Salad

Fresh Berry Salad

If you’ve been to my house or asked me to bring a potluck dish to yours, you’ve no doubt had this salad.  It’s my go-to salad.  Sometimes I top it with chicken to make it… Read more »

April 25, 2014 | Soup and Salad

Roasted Beet Salad with Goat Cheese and Walnuts

If you haven’t tried roasting beets, then get to it!  Roasting beets makes them taste so much better than those gross canned ones, almost sweet, and the texture is significantly less slimy.  Sounds good already,… Read more »

April 23, 2014 | Soup and Salad

Tiny Tomato Salad

There is a food truck in my town that has amazing soups with the best names (my favorite name is “When Oprah Met Gayle”).  But the thing I can’t get enough of is Mary Margaret’s… Read more »

March 19, 2014 | Featured, Soup and Salad

Fresh Cranberry and Apple Salad

I’ve mentioned here several times that I don’t like cranberry sauce (not fresh or canned).  But I do really enjoy fresh cranberries!  This salad combines creamy goat cheese, crunchy walnuts, a sweet vinaigrette, tart cranberries,… Read more »

November 6, 2013 | Soup and Salad

Chicken Tortilla Soup

For our dinner swap this week, I made our favorite Chicken Tortilla Soup for everyone.  It’s perfect for a fall day, and since I used my food processor, the prep was really easy. I chopped… Read more »

October 30, 2013 | Soup and Salad

Greek Garbanzo Salad (and fabulous bloggers) at AWBU

It’s been awhile since I’ve been to a blog conference, and I guess I forgot rule #1 of blog conferences: take lots of pictures (it’s most certainly NOT don’t talk about the conference).  Somehow Stephanie,… Read more »

September 12, 2013 | Main Dishes, Soup and Salad

Tomato, Peach, and Watermelon Salad

There is just nothing like summer tomatoes, peaches, and watermelon.  They are in abundance at every roadside stand and farmers’ market right now.    One of my favorite local restaurants, Brickhouse Kitchen, has this fabulous… Read more »

August 7, 2013 | Soup and Salad

Beet and Avocado Salad

In my produce box this week I got 3 small beets.  Not really enough beets to serve as a side or a main salad component, so I started searching the ol’ interwebs for beet recipes…. Read more »

June 18, 2013 | Soup and Salad

Easy Peasy Fruit Salad

There are a ton of recipes for fruit salad out there, from healthy to Cool Whip.  I made this one up after I forgot the yogurt we were planning to go with the fruit, but… Read more »

June 17, 2013 | Desserts, Soup and Salad