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Watermelon Walnut Blueberry Salad

September 24th, 2012 · Comments Off

As the summer growing season comes to an end – we’re getting in as much local watermelon eating as possible. I tried carving one in a fancy shape this year like you can see here but that was a dismal failure – so I’ve looked for other ways to liven up our watermelon habit. There’s […]

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Burmese Grilled Eggplant Salad

May 13th, 2009 · Comments Off

You may know it as Myanmar, but, to us, it’ll always be the place where they know how to do something tasty with eggplant. (That and the former home of some frankly bizarre monetary policy, but let’s not go there.) We found this recipe in this outstanding Asian cookbook. It’s a bit like baba ghanoush […]

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Cucumber Salad

May 4th, 2009 · Comments Off

Cucumber season is upon us! We delight in a variety of dishes that have cucumbers in them but our all-time favorite is a simple cucumber salad ideal for keeping little hands busy. Ingredients: 3-4 cucumbers 1/4 cup rice wine vinegar 1/4 cup apple cider vinegar 3 Tablespoons sugar (you can add more if you like […]

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Chick Pea Salad

April 2nd, 2009 · Comments Off

Inspired by the weather being extremely pleasant at this time of year, we decided to take the kids the park for a picnic supper. I searched for an easy-to-prepare dish that would travel well and found this at Cook Sister’s blog. I had hoped to make it using the basil as she did, but our […]

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Broccoli Salad

February 13th, 2009 · 3 Comments

This recipe is inspired by this post here, although versions of it have been handed around our family for a while.  Over the years it has become one of the most requested salads at our house. We’ve made it vegetarian friendly by using veggie bacon instead of the real thing. We use soy-made Bacon bits […]

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Tags: Lunches · Salads