Broccoli, Ham and Fritos Salad

Broccoli, Ham and Fritos Salad

Broccoli, Ham and Fritos Salad

This recipe came about because I saw a picture of a broccoli salad that I thought had Fritos in it.  When I finally bought broccoli and Fritos, I looked at my saved recipe and laughed.  They weren’t Fritos, they were pieces of mandarin oranges!  I should get my eyes checked, eh?  Or read recipes before shopping!  Well poo, I thought that  Fritos would be a good combo and further wanted to add diced ham to make it a meal.   New recipe coming up! Continue reading

Veggie Tray Mash

Veggie Tray Mash

Veggie Tray Mash

I previously posted on my efforts to use up the fresh vegetables leftover from a graduation party my sister Linda hosted for their son, Jesse.  I’d cut up about 4000 vegetables and there were so many leftover she sent a gallon zippered bag home with me.  We ate them for several days but eventually had to cry “uncle”.  I discarded the cucumber slices and snow peas because they were no longer fresh. Continue reading

Cheesy Chicken and Broccoli Quinoa Bake

Cheesy Chicken and Broccoli Quinoa Bake

Cheesy Chicken and Broccoli Quinoa Bake

We hadn’t had quinoa in forever, so with chicken and broccoli that needed to be used it seemed like a good time to fit it into our menu.  It’s a hit or miss food for me: sometimes I love it and sometimes it’s kind of “bleh”.  My P.S. loves, loves, loves it so I let him have full reign on the leftovers.  I’ll eat it to be polite but that’s about it. Continue reading