Healthy Cucumber Dressing

Healthy Cucumber Dressing

Healthy Cucumber Dressing

I’m the woman who loves to eat cucumbers for snacks late at night. Peeled and sliced, they’re my idea of a midnight snack. Not chocolate, not chips, I want cold slices of fresh cucumber. I also slice them into lettuce or spinach salads, or diced them into chicken or crab salad for sandwiches. Dipped in guacamole might be my favorite way of taking them a step up. The other day I wanted to use them to make a dressing for a salad for dinner. I wanted to keep it healthy and lower in calories. Continue reading

Pineapple Pretzel Salad

Pineapple Pretzel Salad

Pineapple Pretzel Salad

We love fresh pineapple and when we have one on hand I can find SO many ways to use it in dishes.  I saw this salad recipe that not only used pineapple, it had buttery pretzels in it!  We’ve been on a pretzel binge, buying bags of buttery pretzels over the past few months for snacks.  It seemed logical to pair the two ingredients with cream cheese and Cool Whip.  Yum! Continue reading

Krab Salad + Deviled Egg Pasta Salad = New Favorite Salad!

Krabby Egg Pasta Salad

Krabby Deviled Egg Pasta Salad

My family loves my krab pasta salad and begs me to make it for every occasion, and even when there’s no occasion.  As much as I love the salad, I do get tired of it and want a different pasta salad.  The deviled egg macaroni salad I made recently was a nice change, but I wondered how successfully I could add imitation crab and meld the salads.  My P.S. suggested I call it crabby deviled egg pasta salad. Continue reading