Tag Archives: For the Love of Salads

For the Love of Salads: Election Day Blues Edition

So, the midterm election blew, as feared and expected.  I kind of fumbled around today leaving grumpy status updates on my Facebook and harboring a lot of general pissiness. And, no, I don’t really want to talk about it so … Continue reading

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Can Jam- September Edition: Stone Fruits (and bonus For the Love of Salads: Peach Arugula Salad!)

It’s Can Jam time!  We are on Month #9 Can Jam. Together we have canned  Citrus, Carrots, Alliums, Herbs, Rhubarb (or Asparagus),  Berries and Cucurbits and the (not)Tomatoes. Last month’s debacle of no tomatoes led to a sad, woeful, pity party of not-canning-tomatoes-post.  But this month … Continue reading

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For the Love of Salads: Sorrel Mint Pesto Salad

Today’s salad is a quickie…but make no mistake, it is a keeper!   During the summer I like to toss most anything green in the food processer and call it pesto.   It’s fresh, seasonal, packed with flavor and versatile.  So, when Lara over at … Continue reading

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For the Love of Salads: Spinach-Strawberry Salad

Simple salads. What’s not to love? Fresh. Tasty. Seasonal. Colorful. Textured.  I love them all.   Especially in summer when the options are limitless. Do you grow your own lettuce? Even if you only have the space for a container you … Continue reading

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For the Love of Salads: Smashed Chickpea Salad

I’m a little obsessed with salads.   I’ve converted both my mother (a salad & veggie-phobe) and mother-in-law (not a huge fan either) to the Awesomely Ways of the Salad.    Oh, when I find a salad I love I will eat it over and … Continue reading

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