Pea, Ricotta and Bacon Salad

“I received free samples of Libby’s new Vegetable Pouches mentioned in this post. By posting this recipe I am entering a recipe contest sponsored by Libby’s and am eligible to win prizes associated with the contest. I was not compensated for my time.” Libby's has recently come out with new vegetable packages that will start rolling out [...]

By | 2018-06-01T09:38:11+00:00 November 4th, 2014|Food, Recipe ReDux|2 Comments

Dinners Lately

 I always like reading these types of post on other blogs for ideas and inspiration so I am going to continue to post dinner recaps every now and then. Plus I can go back to these when I start to find myself getting in a rut in the kitchen. I hope you find this post as helpful as [...]

By | 2018-06-01T09:38:14+00:00 August 24th, 2014|Food|3 Comments

Chicken and Fruit Pasta Salad

I first tried this chicken and fruit pasta salad when my aunt brought it to me after Scottie was born. It has the perfect combination of taste and textures and something I could easily pull  out of the fridge and eat right away. No heating required and  scooping the pasta into a separate bowl's optional. :-) As a new [...]

By | 2018-06-01T09:38:15+00:00 July 29th, 2014|Food, Pasta|3 Comments

Spinach Salad

A traditional spinach salad with bacon, hard-cooked eggs, and onions. Such a classic and ever so satisfying. My mom got this recipe from one of her friends years ago and she has been making it ever since. It is requested at many family functions and a true crowd pleaser. This salad is packed with flavor [...]

By | 2018-06-01T09:38:36+00:00 October 30th, 2013|Dairy & Soy Free Sides, Food, Salads, Sides|0 Comments

Grilled Peach Salad with Honey Balsamic Dressing

As I was crawling into bed last Sunday night this recipe came to me as I was trying to think of every possible way I could use the grill for our labor day cookout. To be honest I am still not sure why I was determined that everything needed to be grilled because the truth [...]

By | 2018-06-01T09:38:39+00:00 September 5th, 2013|dressings, Food, Salads|0 Comments