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 […]

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

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 that when food is heated it destroys […]

Paleo Shrimp Salad Recipe

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 […]

Fancy Fruit Salad Recipe for a Delicious Summer Time Treat

This Fancy Fruit Salad recipe is just as delicious as the one I usually prepare with the added benefit of yummy Greek yogurt! Did you ever want something a little bit more special than what you eat every day?  If so, this Fancy Fruit Salad recipe is one you need to try. I found this recipe […]