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October 1, 2011

Salads & Dressing

Green Bean, Cherry Tomato and Parsley Salad

I am all about easy cooking and watching the budget. Cherry tomatoes go with all types of fresh herbs, I usually buy either parsley, chives, Continue Reading →

Salads & Dressing

2 Way Italian Bean & Parsley Salad + Pasta

This is one of my favorite “take-a-long” dishes. It’s easy to prep ahead and it stays fresh for a long time. I start with a Continue Reading →

Salads & Dressing

Greek Pasta Salad

Pasta salad is one of my favorite “pot-luck” picnic take along foods!! It’s healthy, colorful, low fat, high fiber and keeps well out of the Continue Reading →

Terrific Teens

20 Pounds of Farm Fresh Green Beans

My son Tommy was gifted with almost 20 pounds of fresh green beans straight off the truck from Georgia. Tommy is a home school student Continue Reading →

Drinks & Smoothies

Lean and Mean Green Morning Drink: Green Tea, Flax Seeds, Carrots, Spinach, Celery and Parsley

This is my favorite morning cleansing drink. The fax seeds add extra fiber and omega-3 fats. With the flax seeds, it’s a little gritty tasting. Continue Reading →

Salads & Dressing

High Fiber Couscous, Beans, Cucumber and Fresh Parsley Salad

This is a quick an easy 10 Minute Salad. Just let the seasonings in the Near East Roasted Garlic and Olive Oil Couscous mix add Continue Reading →

Salads & Dressing

Cherry Tomato, Garlic and Parsley Salad…2 or 10 Plus Ways to Expand a Simple Salad

Cherry or Grape Tomatoes make a fast, easy and healthy salad with strong flavors that blend effortlessly with a little vinegar and fresh herbs. I Continue Reading →