salads

Fig Melon & Mozzarella Salad

Fig Melon & Mozzarella Salad

When I started this blog, I was unsure how long I could go without repeating featured ingredients. Certainly one, probably two years, but could I make it three, four or five years? 21 months in so far and I am still going strong, but I […]

Summer Squash Ribbon Salad

Summer Squash Ribbon Salad

I am excited to be sharing today’s recipe with Fresh Farm’s Market. 

Grilled Peach Panzanella Salad

Grilled Peach Panzanella Salad

How was everyone’s fourth? I had such a great day. I went to Bluejacket Brewery in DC’s Navy Yard neighborhood. They have a Strawberry Rhubarb beer on tap! How did I miss this during Rhubarb week!

Crunchy Greens Salad

Crunchy Greens Salad

Salads these days… they are certainly not all healthy. Cheese, bacon, creamy salad dressing aren’t always the best additions for healthy eating. Even I am certainly guilty on the cheese front! But this salad is the perfect mix when you want to feel good about […]

Shroomami Bowl

Shroomami Bowl

Can we talk about Sunday night’s Superbowl! I still can’t believe it! I don’t know where to begin. I spent the first two nearly 3 quarters in shear disbelief. I couldn’t believe what I was witnessing. So let’s just fast forward to that unbelievable catch […]

Beet Date Apple & Pistachio Salad

Beet Date Apple & Pistachio Salad

I have a confession, I wasn’t quite sure if I actually liked beets until I recently had a few amazing dishes at a couple of restaurants. One in particular was a beet salad at Ripple in Washington DC. For all of my top chef fans […]

Beet & Goat Cheese Salad

Beet & Goat Cheese Salad

This weekend I shared my pink “beet” flowers channeling all things pink for the Women’s March on Washington. Looking back, I will always remember that I was one of roughly 500, 000 in Washington, DC, and one of nearly 3.2 million (according to Nate Silver) […]

Persimmon Pomegranate & Burrata Salad

Persimmon Pomegranate & Burrata Salad

I feel like I cannot share a recipe without addressing the elephant in the room, but at the same time I am not one to share my political views all over the internet. But to say the least, I am sad and disheartened by the […]

Warm Delicata Squash & Mushroom Miso Tahini Salad

Warm Delicata Squash & Mushroom Miso Tahini Salad

Miso and Tahini are great on their own, but when you mix them together, something magical happens. It’s got to be the salty sweet combination that has us instantly craving more. So when it covered a bed of arugula and veggies its fine to have […]

Apple Autumn Salad

Apple Autumn Salad

Apples & Butternut Squash & Dried Cherries OH MY! Just because the summer is over doesn’t mean fruit has to disappear from your bed of greens! Apples add the perfect crunch to an autumn salad. This salad packs double the apple power with an apple […]