How to Make a Chef’s Salad

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***Need homemaking help? Here’s the best resource I’ve seen!*** One of my favorite healthy meals is a Chef’s salad. It’s so easy to put together and can be tweaked to use whatever ingredients are on hand (including leftovers). A traditional Chef’s salad includes a bed of lettuce topped with meat (such as turkey, ham, or […]

Avocado, Mango and Lime Summer Salad

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***Need homemaking help? Here’s the best resource I’ve seen!*** The past two days we’ve talked about the importance of having a little healthy fat with your salad and then the benefits of avocado and ten ways to use avocados. Today we put them both together in one salad recipe: Avocado, Mango and Lime Salad It’s […]

How to Host a Salad Supper {Simple Hospitality for the Spring and Summer}

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***Need homemaking help? Here’s the best resource I’ve seen!*** I was first introduced to the idea of having a Salad Supper when graduating from Bible college in 2001. Every year during graduation week, the ladies would have a Salad Supper. There would be a speaker, some awards and recognition, and everyone would bring a favorite […]

Culinary Uses for Lavender

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***Need homemaking help? Here’s the best resource I’ve seen!*** If you were intrigued by the idea of adding lavender to shortbread cookies, you might like to read my post at Frugal Granola today: Culinary Uses for Lavender. In this post I share a few ideas for incorporating lavender into some of the dishes many of […]

10 Ways to Use Honey (in your food and on your skin)

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***Need homemaking help? Here’s the best resource I’ve seen!*** God gave us a wonderful gift in honey! Full of antioxidants, honey provides energy and healing power! In fact, one study showed that daily consumption of honey led to improved blood antioxidant levels (as noted in Healing Food by Micheal Murray, N.D., page 650). Honey is […]

Simple Tomato Salad

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***Need homemaking help? Here’s the best resource I’ve seen!*** I’m sharing how to make this lovely, fresh tomato salad over at Keeper of the Home today. It’s so easy and good! Visit Keeper of the Home to learn how to make it! Share this post: Recommend on Facebook Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Tell […]

Gorgonzola and Toasted Walnut Salad

***Need homemaking help? Here’s the best resource I’ve seen!*** Salad can be so refreshing. It can also be downright boring! It is always nice to find a new and interesting salad combination. Adding nuts and some type of fancy cheese is my default way to spice up a salad. Using a variety of greens, leafy […]

Whole Foods for the Holdidays – Salad Recipes

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***Need homemaking help? Here’s the best resource I’ve seen!*** Crisp lettuce, fresh produce, delectable dressing. . .mmm,  I LOVE a good salad. If you do too, hop over to Naturally Knocked Up and check out the delicious salads linked up today as part of the Whole Foods for the Holidays Progressive Dinner. I added my […]

Rainbow Rice Salad

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***Need homemaking help? Here’s the best resource I’ve seen!***Yesterday I mentioned that Almond Brown Rice would be lovely as a base for rice salad.  Well, today I tested out that theory and am pleased to report that it was proved true.  The following is the recipe I used to make the salad in the above […]

Watermelon and Feta Salad

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***Need homemaking help? Here’s the best resource I’ve seen!*** Watermelon and Feta Salad has intrigued me for some time.  Even though I thoroughly enjoy both watermelon and feta separately, combining them was not something I could imagine. Finally deciding to give it a try, I was pleasantly surprised.  It is fresh, sweet, and salty. My […]