Layered Pasta Salad

This Layered Pasta Salad tastes as good as it looks!  It is a complementary side dish at BBQ’s and potlucks, but it really is a full and hearty meal in itself.  I served this the another night at dinner with some corn on the cob, and it was very filling.  Everyone loved it!  I am … [Read more...]

Snickers Apple Salad

This Snickers Apple Salad is a fun recipe! You can surprise your guests and let them guess what that chewy, caramel, nutty, deliciousness is in the salad, or garnish with extra snickers bars on top. I was at a potluck dinner many years ago and this salad was on the buffet line. I had no … [Read more...]

Dill, Bacon, and Gorgonzola Potato Salad

This Bacon Gorgonzola Potato Salad is my kind of potato salad!!! This is definitely up a few notches from regular potato salad when it comes to flavor!  It helps if you are a gorgonzola fan.  I am crazy about the stuff!  But even my husband who doesn’t like gorgonzola all that much thought that this … [Read more...]

Homestyle Potato Salad

Our Mom always makes this Homestyle Potato Salad for family picnics, BBQs, or other gatherings and it ALWAYS gets polished. It is my favorite potato salad in the world! Period. I actually have never had potato salad that even comes CLOSE to being as good as our Mom’s. She just knows how to make it … [Read more...]

Buttermilk Ranch Dressing Recipe

There are two things that we BLAZE through at our house. Sriracha and ranch dressing. We go through more ranch dressing than I care to admit. We put it on everything from chicken tenders, to sandwiches, to pizza.. the list goes on and on. If you are a ranch dressing fan like us, you know … [Read more...]

Shrimp Pasta Salad

I love SHRIMP!  I love LEMON!  I love DILL!  Put them all together with a few extra ingredients and you get this fresh and tasty Shrimp Pasta Salad.  I tried a recipe similar to this at a Pampered Chef party several years ago and I loved it.  I have been craving shrimp and so I … [Read more...]

Creamy Basil Salad Dressing

You are going to love the fresh, creamy taste of this creamy basil salad dressing. I have been putting it on everything! From salad to sandwiches (check out next week’s post to see the delicious sandwiches I put it on) to Greek pitas to just dipping my bread in it! The key here is using … [Read more...]

Steak Salad with Blue Cheese and Avocados

This is a simple and delicious Steak Salad with Blue Cheese and Avocados for those nights you don’t feel like cooking a big meal.  Best part, there is still some red meat for your kids and hubby so they can’t complain too much about having to eat salad for dinner!  I like to make this when … [Read more...]