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Chicken Salad – Cool and Healthy

Chicken Salad is a cool and healthy choice for a hot weather lunch or dinner and perfect for a potluck. There are dozens of recipes with all kinds of variations that you can make, but let’s start with a wonderful basic recipe that we have used in my family for years. INGREDIENTS Roasted or boiled chicken, chilled Fresh […]

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Many Uses for Refreshing Iceberg Lettuce

You have many choices when it comes to lettuce at the local grocery store and the farmer’s market. Iceberg seems to have been relegated to second-class status in some circles, but should not hold that position for you and me. Iceberg is the lettuce my mom used when I was growing up and along with […]

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Roasted Beet Salad with Feta – Recipe of the Day

Try this Roasted Beet Salad soon! Next time you roast beets for dinner, roast a few extra, so you can enjoy this delicious salad. Canned whole beets will also work, but freshly roasted beets are always better. To roast the beets – cover them in foil and put them in a 400º F. oven for about […]

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Greek Potato Salad – Busy Mom’s Series, Day 13

Greek Potato Salad is very different from traditional potato salad. It is a taste delight and always a refreshing change of pace. INGREDIENTS 2 pounds medium red potatoes, with skins 2 medium bell peppers, cut into 1-inch pieces 2 medium tomatoes, seeded, cut into eighths 1 medium cucumber, cut into 1-inch pieces ½ medium red onion, […]

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