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Category: healthy

Lentil and Bean Salad

Since I am eating all the time I thought I should start eating healthy food. Maybe all this fiber will fill me up. One package of precooked Trader Joes lentils. […]

Roasted Hummus Vegetables

How perfect is this. The hummus is already on the vegetables so I don’t have to dip. Preheat your oven to 425 degrees. Line a baking sheet with a silpak. […]

Potatoes and Green Bean Salad

This is one of my favorite meals and I could eat all of it plus lick the bowl because the dressing is so good. 1 1/2 pounds trimmed green beans […]

Greek Lemon Grilled Chicken

Years ago my friend Perry told me how to marinate lamb and I have been doing it ever since. All I had was chicken and I followed his recipe to […]

Caprese Tortellini Salad

So this is a recipe I made up because I was using things I had in the house. It is now one of my favorites. 2 bags of frozen tortellini […]

Ginger Dressing

This dressing is driving me crazy. I love it and have tried a million different recipes but I think I finally got it. 1/2 pound cut carrots One large sliced […]

Quick Spicy Shrimp

Be good to yourself and make this immediately. This recipe made my day. 1/2 cup olive and canola oil mixed 6 big cloves of diced garlic 2 diced shallots One […]

Eggplant and Cauliflower Salad

This is a delicious salad hot or cold. It is a takeoff from my other eggplant salad. Both are really good. I served this at room temperature over lemon and […]

Orange Apple Cider Dressing

I went out to dinner and had a salad dressing like this so I had to try to duplicate it. One clove garlic 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/3 cup orange juice […]

My Favorite Lunch, Warm Tomato Salad

Here I go again. Never throw away anything. Leftovers can be the best. I made a tomato, mozzarella salad and just had about one cup leftover and my favorite lunch […]

Shrimp Salad with Beau Monde sauce

This is so good you have to make it immediately. I had leftover boiled shrimp and mixed it with the leftover beau monde dip. That was it. I served it […]

Red Curry Vegetable Ramen Soup

I found this recipe in the Store And Shop Free magazine and just changed it a little. The Magazine is Savory and its the best thing S&S gives away. One […]

Gazpacho

4 cups tomato or vegetable juice plus 2 more cups 3 large tomatoes plus 2 more diced tomatoes 1 cup diced cucumber plus another cup as an extra diced cucumber […]

Green Soup

This is a great leftover recipe. I used all my leftover vegetables including that one lonely potato. One large diced onion Two diced celery stalks One diced leftover potato 1/4 […]