Salads

{recipes} Live Well, Eat Well: Ode To The Avocado by @NikkiWoods

Salads, Vegetarian
Well “ode” may be a bit dramatic but some of my fondest memories are of sitting on the kitchen stool, watching my grandmother neatly slice up an avocado, admiring the cool green color as she tossed it on top of some lettuce, used it as a plate garnishment or smashed...

{Quick Recipe} Dijon Balsamic Vinaigrette Dressing

Salads
Making homemade Dijon Balsamic Vinaigrette dressing should be a given for any home cook. Buying this stuff at the store is a shame when you see how truly easy it is to make yourself, with less preservatives!  

Orange & Roasted Fennel Salad

Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays, Salads, Vegetarian, Baked/Roasted, Kid-friendly
Orange and fennel is a classic combination as well as an elegant one. As I am wanting to eat lighter and healthier in the new year, I know that salads are a great way to do it. Unfortunately, sometimes salads can get boring and ordinary. Fennel is a bulb with...

Fried Goat Cheese

Entertaining/Holidays, Salads
Goat cheese has a very luxurious reputation. This recipe for Fried Goat Cheese can be found in fancy restaurants' salad or appetizer menus for way more than the prize it would take for you to make a whole log! It's no secret that fried cheese is yummy. Take fried mozzarella...

Grilled Veggie Salad

Entertaining/Holidays, Grilled, Salads, Vegetarian
Summer produce is at the height of it’s season and these great veggies take on great flavors when grilled. This recipe takes everyday veggies and grills them, and serving it as a salad. This would be a great side dish wtih grilled steak, burgers or just on it’s own as...

Fried Polenta & Mixed Bean Salad

Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays, Salads, Vegetarian
This salad is a hearty vegetarian salad that has quite an impressive presentation. Polenta is an Italian side dish that is most easily compared to the American southern dish, grits. The difference can be in color (polenta is usually make with yellow corn mean) and the courseness of the corn...

Rotiserrie Chicken w/ Heirloom Tomatoes

Poultry, Kid-friendly, Salads
One of my most favorite go-to premade grocery ingredients that help me with my "great everyday meal" recipes, is none other than organic rotiserrie chicken. Rotiserrie chicken is roasted perfectly every single time, and a quick and delicious meal when dinner seems impossible to get on the table. This recipe is...

Grilled Chipotle Chicken Tenders w/ Avocado & Roasted Corn Salsa

Poultry, Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays, Kid-friendly, Salads
July 4th celebrations across the country are under way and it is all about the all mighty barbecue. This recipe for grilled chipotle chicken uses chicken tenders for quick and easy barbecuing, but it can easily be substituted with chicken wings, drumettes, breasts and even a whole chicken for roasting....

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Tea Break with Filipino Cheese Bread Rolls

Baked/Roasted
Photo credit: The Not So Creative Cook   (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); There is nothing more satisfying than biting into a freshly baked bread roll and it will be even more delicious if the bread roll is stuffed with gooey cheese. Cheese bread rolls are a great choice for...

Innovative Pancake Ideas to Go Bananas For

30 minutes or less, Vegetarian, Kid-friendly
Unique pancake recipes worth salivating over. Creative ways to spruce up your breakfast with delicious pancakes. Flavor-packed pancake ideas to start the day. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Photo by Joseph Gonzalez on Unsplash (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Waking up to the sweet aroma of pancakes is one of...

Different Types of Mixes for Tequila and Vodka Drinks

Drinks & cocktails
If you want to have a twist with your tequila, you could definitely get creative with the help of three-ingredient cocktails. On its own, this drink is already delicious, primarily if you have obtained it from the best manufacturers. A high-quality and 100% agave spirit doesn’t need many other mixes...

Cooking With Honey: Recipes and Tips

Vegetarian, Salads, Kid-friendly, Desserts
https://unsplash.com/photos/8SGKhWXzlKQ  Whether you've decided to cut down on refined sugar and artificial sweeteners, or you're simply interested in spicing up your favorite meal, honey is a healthy and beneficial alternative. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Its story dates back to ancient Egypt, where evidence of the first beekeeping activities was...

4 Dessert Salad Recipes For Every Occasion

Salads, Vegetarian, Kid-friendly, Desserts, Entertaining/Holidays, 30 minutes or less
Salads are always associated with healthy diets and a lot of people turn their nose up as soon as they hear the word. But salads can be delicious and indulgent too. The idea of the dessert salad has been around for a long time and although it’s not as fashionable...

Las Vegas Cocktail Recipes

Drinks & cocktails
What do you know Las Vegas for? Is it entertainment or the many casinos? Some know it as one of the best tourist destinations while others as the best recreational center. Above all, Las Vegas holds the mantle for being the city of great things in the U.S. State-of-the-art cocktails...

Roasted Tomato with Prosciutto di San Daniele & Grana Padano Toast Blog

Pork, Entertaining/Holidays, 30 minutes or less
When we’re thinking of luxury foods, one of the foods that come to mind is paper thin sliced prosciutto.In this recipe I tried Prosciutto di San Daniele for the first time -- and talk about ultimate luxury! Since toast is such a popular way to get creative with meals, I...

Vegan Chicken Nugget Recipe

Vegetarian, Kid-friendly, 30 minutes or less
Chicken nuggets are a guaranteed crowd-pleaser for kids and adults of all ages! The tasty chicken interior wrapped in golden brown breadcrumbs and served in bite-sized pieces (preferably with fries) is a tasty treat that nobody ever grows out of! (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); But once you’ve made the...

How To Make Watermelon Margarita at Home

Drinks & cocktails, 30 minutes or less
There is no better and cool way to begin the summer season with the delicious and refreshing watermelon margarita. The drink is super easy to make, and no cocktail shaker is needed. The energetic color of the drink is also awesome, and it’s naturally sweet. Furthermore, the presence of healthy...

Asian Spicy Sauce Recipes

30 minutes or less
Do you often get intrigued by the complex flavours of Asian cuisine? It goes by default that it’s your all-time favorite, and of course, who can resist these absolutely delicious dishes. However, ever wondered what’s that signature taste that sets it apart? That distinctive taste is at times beyond description...

5 Best Uses for Leftover Rotisserie Chicken

Poultry
Chicken can be used as one of the great dishes for experimenting. Bingeing chicken for subsequent meals can not always be fun if you use the same recipe consequently. No matter how much you love rotisserie chicken, but without adequately using the leftovers, you might slowly start despising your dish....

Student Party Food Ideas: Easy to Make Recipes!

Kid-friendly
Are you planning a student party to gather a lot of friends? Read the post and find the best party food ideas with recipes to treat a crowd of students.  Student Party Food Ideas: Easy to Make Recipes! A party is always an atmosphere of fun relaxation. If you're tired...