All posts in: Soup and Salad

Slow Cooker BBQ Chicken Salad

Tangy bbq sauce and creamy ranch, paired with a quick corn and black bean salsa are a great combo! I added a little jicama to my salad because I had some leftover, but that’s optional…. Read more »

Rainbow Salad with Greek Dressing

You can toss all the ingredients together, or line up the veggies Roy G. Biv style. Either way, this salad is delicious.

February 28, 2017 | Soup and Salad

French Onion Soup

Instead of putting the whole bowl under the broiler to melt the cheese (traditional way), I cut the baguette into cubes, put cheese on top, and broiled it a bit.  I, then, put the cheesy… Read more »

January 2, 2017 | Soup and Salad

Taco Soup

I’ve had this recipe for 20 years, and it’s always good.   My favorite way to eat it is with sour cream (or Greek yogurt), lots of cilantro, and plenty of fresh lime juice.  … Read more »

December 20, 2016 | Soup and Salad

Harvest Pasta Sauce

This sauce is so good I think it could even be a soup!   It’s perfect for a cold Sunday evening when you have some extra time at home to babysit the sauce while it… Read more »

November 19, 2016 | Soup and Salad

White Bean Chicken Chili

The addition of the Monterey Jack cheese makes this White Bean Chicken Chili the best I’ve ever made! This recipe came from a good friend who has been making it for years.  

November 18, 2016 | Soup and Salad

Arugula Orange Salad

I found these delicious Cara Cara oranges at my Whole Foods, but you could substitute grapefruit or regular oranges.   I like the peppery bite of the arugula with the tartness of the oranges, combined… Read more »

November 1, 2016 | Soup and Salad

Slow Cooker Chicken Noodle Soup

This time of year when we are all getting colds, I like to serve Chicken Noodle Soup pretty frequently.  This is my go-to recipe when I use the slow cooker.   It’s a simple recipe,… Read more »

February 1, 2016 | Main Dishes, Slow Cooker, Soup and Salad

Greek Lemon Chicken Soup

    This recipe is a great twist on traditional chicken noodle soup.  The lemon zest really gives it that distinct lemon flavor, don’t leave it out!  

October 20, 2015 | Soup and Salad

Slow Cooker Baked Potatoes

Baked potatoes aren’t too difficult to make (throw them in the oven and walk away), so even though I’ve seen this around Pinterest for years, I’ve never tried it. But today, I needed dinner ready… Read more »