One of my dinner criteria is that it should make good leftovers – suitable for lunch the next day, or maybe even dinner later in the week. That means it has to hold up in the fridge for a few days, it can’t take a lot of time or effort to reheat, and I have to want to eat it again. I discovered bean salads a few years ago, and they’re perfect for packing.
Posts Tagged: Salad
Sadly, summer is coming to an end (who let that happen?). Which means it’s time to fill up on garden produce before all veggies come from a can or a freezer (at least that’s what happens here in Minnesota). And since I like to have a little extra flavor and crunch with my salad, I especially like this grilled chicken salad – it’s perfect for the whole family, and it celebrates summer!
Summer picnics and potlucks almost always feature pasta salad. However, there’s one problem with most pasta salads at a picnic – they’re made with mayo. Which requires refrigeration. Enter Simple Pasta Salad.
I am a mom on the run, literally, you know the feeling…you feel like you live out of your car. There are certain evenings when I really have to make sure that I am prepared for a quick and easy meal and Grilled Chicken Spinach Salad definitely fits the bill.