Hearts of Palm Salad

Avocado and Hearts of Palm Salad Recipe

This Hearts of Palm Salad is refreshing with a light tangy taste.  If you have never tasted hearts of palm, this is the perfect recipe for you to make.  This is … Continued

Gourmet Crab Louie Salad

Crab Louie Salad History and Recipe

  Today there are as many versions of this famous Crab Louie Salad as there are cooks.  Along with the tradition of seafood in many households, Crab Louis is among … Continued

History of Gelatin, Gelatine, and JELL-O

  “Watch it wiggle, see it jiggle, Jell-O brand Gelatin…” , and “There’s Always Room for JELL-O.” These advertising slogans stick in many American minds.   Jell-O is the largest … Continued

History of Salads and Salad Dressings

History of Salads:   What exactly is the definition of salad?  Everyone’s definition of salad seems to be different.  Salads can be an entree or side dish that is prepared and … Continued

Taco Salad in a bag - Frito Pie

Taco Salad in a Bag Recipe

  Since I love tacos and taco salad, this Taco Salad in a bag is the perfect camping or concessions stand meal!  This concept of taco salad in a bag … Continued

Thousand Island Dressing

Thousand Island Dressing History and Recipe

  Homemade Thousand Island Dressing is so easy to make and so good!   I serve this wonderful Thousand Island Dressing with salads, spread on sandwiches (especially Reuben Sandwiches), and … Continued