Clean My House or Make Alice’s Delicious Broccoli Salad?

I used to really, really like to clean my house.  I loved starting with some dusty shelves, really shine them up, standing back and feeling totally satisfied with a job well done.  👏 Mopping floors? No problem! Love it!  The nice clean smell when it was all done and the beautiful hardwood and shiny tile and … Read more

Homemade Apple Balsamic Vinaigrette on an Apple Walnut Salad

When spending time in England this summer The Chief and I noticed early on that something was missing from the crowds. Obesity.  Oh, we would see an occasional overweight person (probably a visiting tourist from the USA) but over-all people just seemed  thinner. If spending time with our friends was any indication we concluded it may … Read more

My Mixed Cultures Pasta Salad Made For A Crowd

This is the time of year that farmer’s markets are plentiful around the United States and other areas of the world that are enjoying summertime!  If you aren’t in the habit of shopping your farmers market I might say you are missing some of the best summer has to offer.  Most generally the vegetables and … Read more

Fresh Kale Salad You Are Gonna Love!

I have to admit that I see “fresh kale” this and “fresh kale” that all over the food blogs.  I usually just keep on moving past them.  My Chief kale-lover husband would appreciate a kale dish now and then, but my kale-loathing sous-chef dish-washer mom turns her nose up at kale! Enter Heidy.  Heidy is … Read more