Salad

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Italian Summer Pasta Salad

8 comments July 1, 2015

It’s July 1st. July. It’ll be Halloween before you know it. I didn’t just say that. Sorry. I am one of the few people I know who never wants summer […]

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The Best Mustard Vinaigrette Hack!

13 comments June 17, 2015

We love mustard over here. Yellow, Dijon, golden, spicy brown…you name it, I use it. But with most store-bought brands, you’re always left with a few teaspoons clinging to the […]

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Spinach Salad with Poppyseed Dressing

5 comments May 28, 2015

As predicted, I’ve been off by a day all week, thinking it was earlier than it actually is. So, when the weekend comes sooner than I thought, it will be […]

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Homemade Creamy Poppyseed Dressing

11 comments May 26, 2015

Happy post-holiday weekend! …Get ready for the rest of the week to drag. HA. Seriously, why does that always happen? So, you guys. I have some big news. You ready? […]

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Simple Salami Salad

10 comments May 6, 2015

This recipe was developed by me for Star Fine Foods, whom I have an ongoing relationship with. All opinions are 100% my own. Thank you for helping to support the […]

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Easy Egg Salad

9 comments April 27, 2015

This post has been sponsored by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are 100% my own. Thank you for helping to support the brands I love! #KetchupsNewMustard #CollectiveBias […]

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Lemon-Mustard Orzo Salad with Shrimp and Asparagus

14 comments April 21, 2015

Asparagus! It’s in season again. Yay! I’m told that asparagus, brussels sprouts, broccoli, and spinach are all bitter. Either my taste buds are shot, or I must like bitter food. […]

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Mediterranean Orzo Salad

28 comments September 11, 2014

This recipe was developed by me for STAR Fine Foods. All opinions are 100% my own – I love their products and use them all the time! September is always that […]

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My favorite Simple Side Salad

2 comments September 4, 2014

Haley has always liked foods that most would consider unusual for a young kid. Runny eggs, hummus, peas. And salad. She’s a champ. Trevor, while also a fairly great eater, […]

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Steak Salad with Grapes, Walnuts, and Blue Cheese

11 comments August 21, 2014

My kids went back to school yesterday. *cue angels singing* I’ve waited eight years for both of them to be in school full days. And this was it. Finally. It’s going […]

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Israeli Couscous with Cherries and Apple

17 comments August 13, 2014

How’s everyone’s summer? Filled with beach time, grilling, and fresh fruit? I hope. So, you guys. I spent $5/lb. on cherries. My grandmother is probably rolling in her grave. (However, […]

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White Bean Salad with Spicy Pepperoni and Tomatoes

10 comments August 5, 2014

I’ve finally figured out the secret of getting my kids to eat anything I put in front of them! Don’t feed them all day. I’m kidding. Maybe not all day. […]

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Israeli Couscous with Asparagus, Peas, and Sugar Snaps

13 comments July 29, 2014

I’m thinking I should rebrand Very Culinary as “Lover of Israeli Couscous” or “Party with Peas” or “Lemon Everything” – what do you think? Not catchy enough, huh? But damn. […]