Macaroni Salad (recipe)

Macaroni Salad

A certain someone (who shall remain nameless) had a birthday recently and requested ribs, macaroni salad and carrot slaw for dinner. I was only too happy to oblige, seeing as how I show love through food. Plus, the Macaroni salad will also serve as my entry in this month’s Grow Your Own blogging event, which

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Baby Shower Lunch: Menu Plan

White Bean and Tuna Salad

Homemade pickles Last weekend, I was honored to host a baby shower for a good friend, Dena. It was over 90F outside, but we managed to have a lovely lunch in the garden. The actual party was not a problem, but I found myself very worried about the games. Fortunately, Dena absolved me of this

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Orzo and shrimp salad (recipe)

In yesterday’s post, I suggested an orzo pasta salad with shrimp served in 1/2 an avocado. Elaine requested the recipe, so here it is. The salad can be modified many ways – use chicken instead of shrimp, add olives, green/yellow/orange bell peppers, currants, whatever you would like. The original recipe came from The Frog Commissary

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