Category: Salads

10 Jul

Black Bean and Corn Salad

Black Bean and Corn Salad | Foodinary

Hello Friends! It has been a while since my last appearance here on Foodinary.  It has not been from a lack of cooking (or eating for that matter!) but from lack of passion for blogging.  I am a firm believer that if something isn’t bringing me joy, I would much rather focus my energies elsewhere. […]

09 Jun

French Lentil Salad

French Lentil Salad

Lentils aren’t something that I typically cook up in my kitchen.  Mostly because I don’t have many recipes in my repertoire that taste that great…  So I honestly had written off these little legumes until I read “My Paris Kitchen” by David Lebovitz I received this superb cookbook from my cousin, Sam, this past Christmas. […]

07 Feb

Hearty Green Salad with Roasted Pears

Green Salad with Pears

Who says a salad can’t be a little indulgent? When I first started this hearty green salad, I wasn’t quite sure how it would taste.  I like all like all of the ingredients separately, but wasn’t sure how they would meld as a unit.  This salad is a combination of baby spinach and kale, black […]

06 Jul

Caprese Salad Burgers


The burger vs. salad dilemma is one we all face at some time or other.  We know it is healthier just to opt for the fresh greens even though are stomachs are growling for a delicious patty of meat with crisp and salty French fries…  If only there was a delicious solution to this problem […]

28 Oct

My Brownie Binge Recovery


What could be better than wine tasting while gazing across acres of orange and yellow foliage to see the water in a bay sparkling in the sun? Not much! That sounds nearly perfect to me : ) My fall break from school started off with a bang.  I took that amazing trip to Traverse City […]

22 Sep

Duck, Duck, Cous!


Do you remember that game when we were little where all of your friends would sit in a circle and one person (who was “it”) would tap the others sitting down on the head saying “Duck”?  Back home in Minnesota, we refer to this game as “Duck, Duck, Gray Duck.”  I just recently learned that […]


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