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Broccoli Bacon Salad, Busy Mom’s Series, Day 10

Broccoli Bacon Salad is a wonderful combination of flavors and textures. Serve as a hearty side dish with any grilled meat, or serve as a main course for lunch with warm French bread and butter. INGREDIENTS 6 cups broccoli florets 1 pound bacon (Substitute turkey or beef bacon if you prefer) 1 medium red or […]

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Easy Salad Pizza – Busy Mom Series, Day 6

Easy Salad Pizza is a light and colorful main course for a quick supper after a busy day – or an easy-to-prepare, reasonably healthy lunch with friends.  Use you imagination and personal preferences on the combination of vegetables and types of cheese you choose to use. INGREDIENTS 2 cans refrigerated Crescent rolls 2 packs cream […]

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Fresh Corn Salad – Busy Mom Series, Day 2

  Fresh Corn Salad is light and refreshing. It is a wonderful side dish for any meal – steak, hamburgers, hot dogs, or even good for a light lunch if served by itself. INGREDIENTS 6 ears of fresh corn – OR – 16 oz. package frozen corn 1 green bell pepper, chopped 1 bunch green […]

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Spinach and Sirloin Salad with Spicy Citrus Dressing – End of Summer Series, Day Seven

Spinach and Sirloin Salad with Spicy Citrus Dressing is a delightfully hearty summer salad. Serve with warm, crusty buttered French bread and ice cold watermelon slices – PERFECT!  INGREDIENTS 1 lb. top sirloin steak Salt and pepper to taste 2 tablespoons cooking oil 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon pepper 1 grapefruit 1 orange 1 tablespoon […]

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Grapefruit and Avocado Salad – End of Summer Series, Day One

When I was a young married woman, years ago, I made a grapefruit and avocado salad similar to this, but I used canned grapefruit. This one is made with all fresh ingredients – healthy and delicious.   Ingredients 2 large red or pink grapefruit – peeled with a knife as shown in the photo. 2 […]

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