Florentine Tortellini Tuna Salad

                                     Florentine Tortellini Tuna Salad. A quick and easy salad made with all things pantry and a few organic vegetables just to round it out! Protein rich and full of nutrition, my Florentine Tortellini Tuna Salad is a […]

Summertime Pasta and Tuna Salad

                            Summertime Pasta and Tuna Salad. My Summertime Pasta and Tuna Salad is long on protein, full of delicious vegetables and much lower in carbohydrates as I use a vegetable rotini to replace the traditional pasta! Garbanzo and Fava beans star with […]

Tofu Salad

                                                      Tofu Salad   Tofu Salad a la Seacoast I cannot even try to guess how many pounds of this delicious, nutritious salad our Seacoast Deli sold over the […]

Artichoke Tomato Orzo

Artichoke Tomato Orzo. My Artichoke Tomato Orzo is a quick and nutritious side dish that pairs perfectly well with grilled or oven roasted lamb or protein of choice; of course it is equally a delicious stand alone vegetarian entrée or warm salad. I always have left over cooked pasta or rice just waiting to be […]

Holiday Ham and all the Sides

Holiday Ham and all the Sides For Christmas this year I decided to make a delicious heritage ham and some yummy sides to go with it! You will love my Holiday Ham and all the Sides; and you can find all these recipes right here on this blog right now! Enjoy and Happy Holidays to […]

Christmas Lima Bean Salad

                       Christmas Lima Bean Salad My Christmas Lima Bean Salad is a festive, simply made salad with cooked up Christmas Lima beans, coarsely chopped organic parsley, chopped organic red onion, sliced organic red bell pepper and a generous amount of pomegranate seeds! Combine these ingredients […]

Chunky German Potato and Ham Salad with Asparagus

Chunky German Potato and Ham Salad with Asparagus My Chunky German Potato and Ham Salad with Asparagus is a delightful warm potato entrée or perfect side dish to your next grill! This potato salad is a winning choice for summer potlucks or any season!  I use baked naturally cured ham slices from our local CSA […]

Minted Roasted Cauliflower with Green Beans and Tomatoes

Minted Roasted Cauliflower with Green Beans and Tomatoes   A simply delicious late summer warm salad featuring seasonal organic vegetables from our local CSA farm or garden, punched up with mint, sherry vinegar, Greek olives and Gorgonzola cheese! My Minted Roasted Cauliflower with Green Beans and Tomatoes is a stand alone warm vegetarian entrée; a […]

Delicious & Healthy Summer Potato Salads

Here are two Delicious & Healthy Summer Potato Salads! Greek Potato Salad A quick and easy potato salad with robust flavor, perfect with grilled fish,chicken or lamb! One of two Delicious & Healthy summer Potato Salads!   6-8 red skin potatoes, unpeeled, quartered and boiled 1 seedless cucumber, cut up 1/4 cup pitted kalamata olives 2 […]

The lighter side of Cinco De Mayo

      This Sunday is Cinco de Mayo and dear to our hearts since we spent most of our lives in San Diego and dearly love south of the border food! So let’s celebrate with these healthy and delicious salads found in my cookbook Simply Natural Gourmet! The lighter side of Cinco De Mayo! […]