Category Archives: Salads

Weight Watchers and a Frozen Chocolate Dessert You Can Gorge On

About two months ago, Catherine Bowen Brophy, a consultant at Greencore/Weight Watchers, contacted me, asking if I wanted to review a new line of Weight Watchers fresh meals and deli salads.  My first thought was… ‘Umm..has she seen my blog?’ My blog … Continue reading

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You Say Potato, I Say Potahto Salad(s)

I guess it’s pretty easy to figure out from the title that this post is about potato salad, huh? I’m also willing to guess that a good portion of Americans have grown up with potato salad.  I’m also willing to … Continue reading

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Peanut Butter is not the only Nut Butter! Homemade Nut Butters + 4 Recipes Using Them!

It’s two weeks before I will be posting this entry, and I’m about to mutilate my fingertips. I’m talking rip them to pieces, tear my nails, all in the name of turning out a pistachio butter, one of four nut … Continue reading

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Possibly the Best Burger Buns EVER

Remember when I said I didn’t believe in anything being the ‘best’ of anything back in my ‘BEST EVER’ peanut butter cheesecake swirl brownie entry? Well, I may have to backtrack a little since I just made some burger buns that … Continue reading

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A – MEZZE – ING

Wow, this was some Daring Cooks challenge, and worth every second.  Ever have a tapas at a Spanish Restaurant? Well, this is a Middle Eastern version of a tapas called a mezze.  It consists of homemade pita and loads of dips, … Continue reading

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