Curried Rice Salad: perfect for hot weather

The last week has been unpleasantly warm and muggy. I’m often reminded by my friends […]

Cranberry relish, cranberry salad, and cranberry chutney

Looking for some last minute ideas for cranberries for your Thanksgiving Dinner table? Here are […]

Pesto Potato Salad with Sausage

Several months ago I wrote about our new favorite potato salad, Fully Loaded Potato Salad. […]

Balsamic Chicken Quinoa

As I mentioned yesterday, quinoa is my new favorite food. This dish can be used […]

Quinoa Shrimp Salad with lime and cilantro

I’ve discovered the coolest grain: quinoa. Quinoa, pronounced KEEN-WAH and originating in the South American […]

Roasted Edamame Tabbouleh

Shortly before I served dinner tonight, I posted my status update on Facebook, “I’m about […]

Greek Salad

I’m bringing this post out of semi-retirement. This recipe is just too good not to […]

Leah’s Pasta Salad

My friend Leah Facebooked me today to tell me she had made my Secret Weapon […]

Herbed Chicken Wheatberry Salad

In the quest to use up last week’s CSA veggies, I started this evening’s dinner […]

Laura’s Secret Weapon Vinaigrette

I’m guessing that there are plenty of people out there who have made a vinaigrette […]

Happy Independence Day!

To those of our readers who are Americans, we wish you a Happy (and safe) […]

How we’re using our CSA Veggies

I posted at the beginning of the season that we had signed up for a […]

Fully Loaded Baked Potato Salad

Just in time for Easter Dinner: a new kind of potato salad! A few months […]

Loaded Baked Potato Salad

Curried Rice Salad with Tuna or Chicken

On the first Sunday of each month, our little church shares a noon meal. Every […]

Homemade Vegetable Stock

Okay, this is a brand new thing for us. I’ve made homemade turkey stock and […]

Best of 2008 – Top Ten–no, TWENTY– Recipes from My Sister’s Kitchen

We’ve been thinking about all the fabulous, amazing food that we’ve shared with delightful guests […]

Christmas Menus in My Sister’s Kitchen

Barb and I agreed it would be fun to share a snapshot of what’s going […]

Spinach Salad with Apricot Vinaigrette

This is another recipe from Ellen, Dave’s assistant and the WWCDJAA (Woman Who Can Do […]

Pasta salad with tuna and a whole lotta sneaky vegetables!

I started rooting through the fridge the other night, looking to see what we might […]

Basic Pasta Salad for the Dog Days of Summer

Raise your hands if you can’t bear the thought of pot roast on a 90 […]