Farmer’s Market Layered Salad

Enjoy all the fresh vegetable found at your local farmer’s market in this easy prepare ahead salad.  The addition of chicken makes for a complete summer main dish salad, without the need to heat up the kitchen.  Also great for picnics or potlucks. Continue reading


Layered Vegetable Salad with Shrimp

Similar to a 7 layer salad with the addition of shrimp. Great make ahead for a family barbecue or light supper.

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Garden Fresh Vegetable Dip

Fresh vegetables give this dip a nice refreshing crunch.

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Homemade Tomato Basil Bisque

An easy to prepare tomato soup with a hint of basil. Serve with ham and cheese wraps for a complete and quick meal.

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Gorgonzola Dressing

I created this dressing for my Gorgonzola Chicken and Caramelized Pear Salad. But dressings aren’t just for salads. Try this easy to prepare dressing as a dip for a vegetable platter, or chicken strips. It would also add some ‘zip’ to your chicken sandwich or hamburger. Continue reading