How to Pack a Lunch Salad Container So It Travels Well

Knowing how to pack a lunch salad container can make all the difference in how it tastes! When I take my lunch to go, I usually pack a salad of some sort. It’s healthy, easy, affordable and fast. But, if you’re not careful, it won’t travel anywhere near as well as you’d like it to. […]

20 Quick Picnic Recipes Because It’s a Beautiful Day for a Picnic

These quick picnic recipes are perfect for our next picnic! Beautiful weather has returned to Vermont. It’s a gorgeous sunny day with blue sky and fluffy white clouds. There’s a very gentle breeze and temps are right around 68F. Humidity is practically non-existent. Summer is here, and I want to celebrate! This post contains affiliate links, and […]

Easy Summer Salad Ideas to Impress Your Guests

These easy summer salad ideas are perfect for family parties or cookouts this summer. I always make a few salads when we entertain in the summer because they can usually be made ahead of time and stored in the refrigerator. I hate having to be in the kitchen cooking when everyone else is chatting and […]

How to Make an Easy Loaded Tuna Mason Jar Salad

If you’re looking for an easy loaded tuna Mason jar salad for lunch or a light dinner, this is it. Mason jar salads are the perfect way to stay on track with your health goals. Even though I work at home, lunch times are hectic for me. My husband is generally wandering around making his […]

What Mom Never Told You About Ambrosia Salad

Ambrosia is sweet magic stuff that was eaten by the gods! No, it is! Historically, ambrosia was the sweet stuff that Greek gods ate to stay powerful and immortal. Without it, they became weak and human-like. When most of us think about ambrosia, we think about Ambrosia Salad. But, here’s something you probably didn’t know. […]

Healthy Broccoli Salad with Bacon

I love salads in the summer time. They are the perfect choice for lunch or a light supper. There’s no need to heat up the house or spend hours in the kitchen. Salads are quick to prepare and this healthy broccoli salad with bacon is high in fiber to fill you up. The information and […]

Spring Sorghum Grain Salad Recipe

I love salads in the summer time.  This Spring Sorghum Grain Salad recipe is one of my favorites.  Salads are the perfect accompaniment to barbecued chicken or steak on the grill.  They are easy to make ahead for picnics and parties so that you can just take them out of the refrigerator at the last […]

12 Raw Food Recipes – Cucumber Salad With Dill

You will love these raw food recipes! The raw food diet includes uncooked, unprocessed, mostly organic foods. Main ingredients of the diet include raw fruits, vegetables, nuts, seeds, and sprouted grains. Some people also eat unpasteurized dairy foods, raw eggs, meat, and fish. Why would someone want to use raw food recipes? Many people believe […]

Paleo Shrimp Salad Recipe for a Healthy Summer Meal

This Paleo shrimp salad recipe makes a fantastic quick dinner when you are pressed for time.  I’ve been following the Paleo diet for a few weeks now and one of the hardest things I’m having to adjust to is the absence of pasta. Normally, pasta is my ingredient of choice when I am rushed for […]

Health Benefits of Tuna: Mediterranean Tuna Antipasto Salad

Lately, I’ve started to feel every one of my forty-six years.  I notice the ache in my back after I mow the lawn.  I notice my complexion has lost just a bit of that freshness I used to see.  The five pounds I’ve put on seems to be just a little bit more difficult to […]