Creamy Orange Fruit Salad

Creamy Orange Fruit Salad

Creamy Orange Fruit Salad

This fruit salad came across my monitor from Pinterest. With the orange juice added to the creamy dressing, the fruit salad just HAD to be great. I even had strawberries all cleaned and quartered, ready to go. I just needed everything else on the list! After a trip to the grocery store it was ready to happen. There would be fruit salad with our dinner in the castle! Continue reading

Cauliflower Potato Salad

Cauliflower Potato Salad

Cauliflower Potato Salad

I wanted to try using cauliflower as a substitute for potatoes in a bowl of potato salad.  It would be low carb, but mostly I wanted to know what the flavors would be like.  I love potato salad and I also love cauliflower.  I knew if it wasn’t close enough to potato salad in taste I’d like it anyway, because I like cauliflower made so many ways.  It was an experiment that intrigued me. Continue reading

Lettuce Salad with Beets, Cucumbers and Lime Juice

Lettuce Salad with Beets, Cucumber and Lime Juice

Lettuce Salad with Beets, Cucumber and Lime Juice

I was looking to make a quick, simple side salad for dinner and didn’t have a large variety of vegetables on hand for once.  I had thawed some roasted beets from last summer’s garden and they would be the star vegetable.  I also had a lime to use.  My simple salad was starting to sound a tiny bit more complicated, and delicious! Continue reading