Rice, Pea, & Parsley Salad; heat wave

Rice, Pea & Parsley Salad

I love pasta. Mon mari loves rice. I’m trying to make more interesting things with rice. While the internet is stuffed full of pasta salads, there are far fewer rice salads…. And even fewer that interest me. I had frozen peas and a bunch of parsley…. a lemon that hadn’t been used. Voila! Click here … Continue reading…

Sausage & Quinoa Salad

Sausage Salad with Quinoa

The theme for Monday Posts in July is Salads. All types of salads – although there are only 4 Mondays I shall try for variety. Last month I did ‘side’ salads; this month they will be main course salads. We love main course salads and have them for dinner 3 or 4 times a week … Continue reading…

Grilled Salmon Salad with Avocado;  La Félibrée IV

Salmon & Avocado Salad

Our lettuce is finished. I always plant Romaine last as it’s slow to bolt and usually lasts us well into July. What I didn’t realize is that extreme heat causes it (and everything else in the potager) to stop. I did not Google this and have done no research, but my first hand experience is … Continue reading…

Taco Salad;  La Félibrée, III

Taco Salad

Are Taco Salads still popular in the U.S.? It’s been awhile since I’ve crossed the pond so I’m a bit out of touch with food trends. To be honest, although I liked the salads I never really liked the ‘taco bowl’. It was cute but wasteful, in my opinion. It wasn’t a wonderful taco (being … Continue reading…

Tuna & Barley Salad

Barley & Tuna Salad

The theme for Monday Posts in July is Salads. All types of salads – although there are only 4 Mondays I shall try for variety. Last month I did ‘side’ salads; this month they will be main course salads. We love main course salads and have them for dinner 3 or 4 times a week … Continue reading…

Lemony Chicken Salad

Lemon Chicken Salad

The theme for Monday Posts in July is Salads. All types of salads – although there are only 4 Mondays I shall try for variety. Last month I did ‘side’ salads; this month they will be main course salads. We love main course salads and have them for dinner 3 or 4 times a week … Continue reading…

Spiced Carrot Salad, Moroccan Style

Moroccan Carrot Salad

The theme for Monday Posts in June is Salads. All types of salads – although there are only 4 Mondays we shall try for variety. The only similarity is that they will be ‘side’ salads, rather than main course salads. Those will come later. Carrot Salads are very popular in France but this one is … Continue reading…