Here is a salad that doesn’t even require a dressing, that’s how delicious roasted cauliflower and peppers are in this spinach salad. I roasted an entire head of cauliflower, 2 green bell peppers and 1 small onion for the salad, that’s a lot of veggies! Then I tossed the roasted veggies with baby spinach and … Continue reading Spinach Salad with Roasted Cauliflower and Bell Peppers
When I made this beet salad the only takers were Hitesh and me (I made it which means I had to try it). Rani our salad kid tried it too, and I have to say we absolutely loved it! The sweetness of beets with a garlicky flavor combined with sour vinaigrette and topped with creamy … Continue reading Roasted Beets and Baby Spinach Salad
Baby Spinach, Persimmon & Quinoa Salad is a dish that our friend Van brought to our mutual friends Dave and Rose’s dinner gathering that I absolutely couldn’t get enough of. I must have had two to three plate full’s of this salad. I liked it so much that I wanted to ask Van for her … Continue reading Baby Spinach, Persimmon & Quinoa Salad
One of my favorite fall-inspired salads to make especially when fresh figs are in season is a big spinach salad with fresh figs, Gorgonzola cheese, and walnuts; all tossed together with a sweet fig dressing.
Spinach and arugula salad with persimmons, orange & pomegranate is a delicious salad I had at a holiday party with a group of wonderful gals recently. One of our friends Deb brought this colorful salad that was so beautiful that I almost felt bad taking some of the salad and disrupting the lovely presentation.
Spinach & Sugar Snap Pea Salad with Feta and Pistachios Ingredients: 4 cups baby spinach 2 cups sugar snap peas cut into halves 1 garlic clove finely minced 2 tbsp crumbled Feta cheese 2 tbsp salted roasted pistachios chopped Lemon Honey Vinaigrette
Merry Christmas! May the joy of Christmas fill your home with love, laughter, friends and family 🎄🎅. Ours Christmas day was spent with just us and close family friends who came over for a simple vegetarian Christmas Dinner. An evening with family, good friends, and good food – we couldn’t ask for a more relaxing … Continue reading Christmas Dinner with Friends 2018
Orange Dijon Vinaigrette is a recipe I collected from my friend Deb whom I recently saw at a holiday luncheon where she had brought an arugula and spinach salad with persimmons, orange, and pomegranate for our lunch soiree. This salad tasted outstanding! Not only was the combination of salad greens and fruit perfect, the dressing made … Continue reading Orange Dijon Vinaigrette
It was Hitesh’s birthday last weekend and the kids and I were debating if we should make reservations at a nice restaurant for this occasion, but the girls pointed out that Dad will be coming back from a long week’s business trip and they assumed he would want to relax at home on his birthday … Continue reading Bitter Veggies, Beets and Brownies Birthday Dinner. A Menu Worth Replicating
Mushrooms & Feta Cheese Egg White Frittata makes 4 servings Ingredients: 6-8 egg whites 1 shallot finely chopped 2-3 cups mushrooms finely chopped 2 cloves garlic crushed 2 tbsp butter 1 tbsp finely chopped chives Feta cheese – about 4 tbsp Salt and pepper