All posts in: Soup and Salad
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Crunchy Broccoli Slaw

There is this coleslaw that my BFF, Christy, loves. We call it Crunchy Coleslaw, but it’s often called Chinese Coleslaw or Ramen Coleslaw.  Unfortunately, it’s basically junkfood masquerading as a salad.  It’s got  Ramen noodles, the… Read more »

May 2, 2013 | Soup and Salad
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Roasted Butternut Squash and Red Quinoa Salad

What a delicious salad! It’s got all sorts of textures and flavors going on.  It’s wonderfully healthy meatless dinner, and you’ll have plenty of leftovers for lunch.    

February 17, 2013 | Soup and Salad
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Broccoli Cheese Soup

I have to quote Life In Grace, the blog where I found this recipe.   This soup will “make you take back all the lies you’ve spread about broccoli.”  I’ve never been a real fan… Read more »

February 13, 2013 | Soup and Salad