steak and potato salad on a white plate
Main Dishes, Recipes, Salads

Steak & Potato Salad

I love a good steak and potato. So, why not turn this popular combo into a Steak & Potato Salad? Let’s do it! This meal is as easy as cutting up some potatoes and steak, then popping it into a hot cast iron skillet. (ad) Add a few tomatoes and […]

cranberry pecan salad on a floral napkin with pecans, pineapple and cranberries
Recipes, Salads, Sides, Thanksgiving

Cranberry Pecan Salad

It’s not the holidays unless Cranberry Pecan Salad is on the table! I have fond memories of my mother-in-law, Mareta, serving this yummy dish at Thanksgiving and Christmas. It goes perfectly with roasted turkey and glazed ham. It’s also a great side kick to my Grilled Pork Tenderloin. If you […]

Wild Rice Salad in a blue dutch oven with spoon
Recipes, Salads, Sides, Thanksgiving

Wild Rice Salad

Wild Rice Salad is one of those recipes you can’t stop eating. I mean, as I write this blog post, I’m scarfing down spoonfuls every minute. Gosh, it’s SOoOoo good! This rice dish goes with just about everything, so it’s my first choice when I want to serve a cold […]

watermelon feta salad on a colorful napkin
Recipes, Salads

Watermelon Feta Salad

If you like sweet and savory flavors, and dig the taste of cilantro, you will love Watermelon Feta Salad. It’s very different from how you usually enjoy watermelon, but cilantro lovers can’t get enough! Down south, you’ll find lots of folks who love to put salt on their watermelon slices. […]

toasted pecan peach salad on a white plate
Recipes, Salads

Toasted Pecan Peach Salad

In North Carolina, we wait on the produce trucks to bring freestone peaches up the mountain every summer. If we can’t wait, we travel down the mountain to get some. I always know when summer is about to end because the peaches start leaving the building (kinda like Elvis). This […]

Bowtie Greek Pasta with veggies in a bowl
Pasta, Recipes, Salads, Sides

Bowtie Greek Pasta

What’s not to love about bowtie pasta that tastes like a Greek salad? I can’t think of anything better to serve on a scorching summer day than Bowtie Greek Pasta. It’s got everything you love in one big bowl….tomatoes, cucumbers, onions, olives and pasta. Yum to the YUM. Kalamata olives […]