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Pineapple Chicken Salad

Pineapple Chicken Salad

I just discovered this Pineapple Chicken Salad in a TeaTime magazine and was intrigued by it. Pineapple and chicken combination proved to be an awesome combination. Something I do not have in the house usually is pineapple cans, so as soon as I got to the store after moving into our new place (which I […]

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Quinoa Lentils Salad with Walnuts

Quinoa Lentils Salad with Walnuts

I love my already cooked quinoa and lentils from Trader Joe’s . I always have a package of each in the fridge/freezer for emergencies. Tonight, I decided to use them and make a new salad. I feel a little bit stressed lately with all the packing and moving to a new home, so I wanted […]

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Chicken Potatoes Salad With Eggs

Chicken Potatoes Salad With Eggs

I made few nights ago this chicken potatoes salad with eggs trying to put something simple on the table and using whatever I had in the pantry and fridge.  I had potatoes in the pantry and some cooked chicken breast left over, we just got some beautiful turkish olives from the European store this weekend […]

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Quinoa Tabbouleh Salad

Quinoa Tabbouleh Salad

Willing to make an easy Quinoa tabbouleh salad  ? I replaced the traditional bulgur with quinoa for a healthier version of this salad and it was great! A great option for the gluten free diets also! You need fresh ingredients like spring onions, lots of parsley, tomatoes, green or red peppers, mint, lemon juice and […]

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Quick Romanian Summer Salad

Quick Romanian Summer Salad

This Romanian quick summer salad is a very popular recipe back in Romania. It is easy to make, most people have the ingredients in the refrigerator and it is a great addition to any meal. You don’t need more than four ingredients, tomatoes, cucumbers, green onion or regular one and peppers. Ok, five if you […]

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Authentic Mexican Cactus Salad

Authentic Mexican Cactus Salad

This is a very traditional Mexican salad made with cactus leaves, or nopales, as they call them in Spanish. Nopales are a staple in the Mexican cuisine and wildly used in salsas, salads or dishes (for the ones who never saw cactus leaves before and do not know how to eat them, here you have […]

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Pico De Gallo with Tuna-Traditional Mexican Recipe

Pico De Gallo with Tuna-Traditional Mexican Recipe

  Pico de gallo with tuna is a wonderful traditional Mexican recipe that I am very fond of. I love it because it reminds me of the times when I was living in Mexico. My wonderful friend Paty from Mexico City  used to make this recipe every time we were visiting her home. It is a […]

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Tomato Salad with Mozzarella and Basil

Tomato Salad with Mozzarella and Basil

I am sure that everyone had a Tomato Salad with Mozzarella and Basil before. There are tons of recipes out there, and there is nothing fancy about making one. However, as I am always into original recipes, I would like to post today this recipe I just made the other day.  It is actually the […]

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