Salads

Watermelon Feta Salad with Balsamic Drizzle
Watermelon and Feta Salad is one of those recipes that is perfect on a hot summer night and you are looking for a side dish recipe that is easy to make but packed with flavor. This watermelon salad...
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Homemade Poppy Seed Dressing
A poppy seed dressing recipe that is ready in 5 minutes and turns out perfectly creamy and not overly sweet! This homemade salad dressing recipe is my kids favorite and I love it over a great strawberry...
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Cranberry Marshmallow Fluff Salad
Cranberry Salad Recipe with Marshmallows and Whipped Cream always turns those who think they hate cranberries into lovers of this tart berry.  It is always one of my favorite Thanksgiving side dishes...
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Autumn Apple Salad Recipe with Candied Pecans
For an autumn salad, I adore this apple salad recipe with candied pecans. It is a light, crisp and healthy salad recipe but with all the best fall flavors in both the salad and the homemade vinaigrette. If...
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Homemade Caesar Salad Dressing
Learn How to Make Caesar Dressing because homemade is so much better than store-bought! This salad is the one salad in our house that absolutely everyone loves:  Straight forward romaine lettuce,...
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Healthy Avocado Salad Dressing
Avocado is my favorite super food to use when it comes time to eat healthy, so a few months ago I created this homemade avocado dressing recipe because I just couldn't take another ounce of the nasty low...
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Avocado and Feta BLT Salad
Before we officially say goodbye to summer, I had to toss in this recipe using those amazing garden tomatoes!  Say hello to my Avocado and Feta BLT Salad.  Hello :) Up here in Minnesota, Mother...
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Broccoli Cauliflower Salad
Broccoli Cauliflower Salad is the best summer recipe side dish you will make!  Loaded with fresh broccoli, cauliflower and bacon, plus a simple homemade salad dressing drizzled over the top.  It...
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Tomatillo Avocado Ranch Dressing
I am not much on the whole New Year Resolution idea.  There is just a negative connotation in my mind with those three words.  Probably because for many years of my life, it revolved around some...
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Thai Coconut Rice Salad
Two weeks ago, I ran the half marathon distance of the St Paul Monster Dash.  It was a gorgeous fall day and the course was completely beautiful.  I wish I could also say it was the perfect race...
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Three Bean Taco Salad
As a momma to six kiddos, every Tuesday I am sharing my tips, recipes and anecdotes related to bringing out every kid’s culinary potential. Click HERE to see all the...
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My 10 Must-Have Salads
Are you enjoying the endless supply of holiday treats as much as I am?  They are everywhere I look right now and I LOVE IT!!  Personally, I am only half way done with my own holiday baking so there are...
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Thai Style Coleslaw
I have been in such a funk lately.  An "I'm-such-an-old-frumpy-grumpy-blah-looking-Mom" type of funk.  Have you been in one of those before?  They really stink! Yesterday, I decided it...
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Avocado Pear Salad
It's a good thing I don't have much free time these days.  You see, I've recognized the beginnings of an addiction forming in my life.  I know your imaginations are running wild with a list of...
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Chicken, Avocado and Bacon Pasta Salad
Marshall, Minnesota is an amazing small town to raise a family.  We've been here for four years and consider it a complete blessing.  I won't bore you with the list of reasons why we love it...
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Pecan Chicken Salad
About three years ago, five of my friends and I took a trip to Minneapolis together and we had a great time....well except for the fact that three of them were pregnant so I kept having to stop the car...
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