Cucumber Salsa

Cucumber Salsa

Apparently, my son has decided one of his new favorite activities is serving as my personal trainer.  Not that I don’t need one, mind you, but he’s tough. When we get home after work in the evenings, he immediately sticks my iPod in the Bose and flips it...
Tropical Fruit Salad

Tropical Fruit Salad

Given the choice between fruit and a buttercream-frosted cupcake, my son will choose fruit every time.  My husband finds even vanilla ice cream “too sweet” and much prefers carrots and Ranch dip to any form of dessert. What is wrong with these people and...
Grilled Potato Salad

Grilled Potato Salad

My husband and I took this week off work for a stay-cation.  As our (un)luck would have it, we’re setting record temperatures here in Kansas, and it’s too hot to do anything but sit on an air-conditioner vent and eat ice cubes.  Plans for the zoo and...
Red, White and Blue Salad

Red, White and Blue Salad

What can I say, I looooove salads this time of year.  I don’t know about you, though, but I get awfully bored with the same old iceberg lettuce, cucumber, carrots and tomatoes.  Bleck, who wants to eat that?? Coincidentally, in the summer, I always have huge...