Category Archives: Salad


I live right on the Hudson River, and as I was walking my dog last week I thought to myself, “Someone should teach yoga or something like that here.” And then I thought, “Hey I’m qualified to teach something like … Continue reading

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Deconstructed Caesar Salad

My mom is the best. She got up with me at 3:30 in the morning when I was having an asthma attack, and now she is making me gluten free chicken parm and chocolate chip cookies. So much for no … Continue reading

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Sriracha Potato Salad

Memorial Day has come and gone, and as per tradition, I did nothing but eat and drink and sit by the pool. Actually, I only drank on Saturday night, but I went out for both brunch and dinner yesterday, where … Continue reading

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Asian Cole Slaw

Between noon and 3 on the plate below is the Asian Cole Slaw that I made as part of my vegan meal. I found gluten free ramen at Whole Foods to put on it, but I think just breaking up … Continue reading

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Chickpea Salad with Mint and Basil

Well I went and did it. I got myself hitched. The wedding could not have gone better. It was the best night of my life. Here is a picture of my dress and flowers: While I plan on donating my … Continue reading

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Grilled Vegetable Salad

I made my first attempt at baking GF French bread. I got the recipe from the cook book “Gluten Free on a Shoe String.” If you have not checked out her website or books, I highly recommend it!  The bread … Continue reading

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Balsamic-Maple Glazed Beets and a Marathon Finish!

*Originally posted April 22, 2014 It only took 1 year and 6 days, but I finally crossed the finish line of the Boston Marathon!  I felt really great until mile 17, and then the sun got to me.  It was … Continue reading

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Lentil and Quinoa Salad with Lime Dressing

*Originally posted September 11, 2013 As a creature of routine, I traditionally hate the month of September, mostly because I have a new routine that I am not used to as do the 20 students in my class.  Everyone is … Continue reading

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Orange, Chicken and Chick Pea Salad

I made up this salad last week, and I was quite pleased with the result. I used 1/4 cup millet with 1/2 cup quinoa to diversify my carbs a bit, but you could do whatever. 1 1/2 cups of water 3/4 cup quinoa … Continue reading

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Millet and Lentil Salad with Feta

I like to cook with millet because it reminds me of the word “mullet.” I think about started out as a funny website and then got really wierd. This salad came out excellent. 1/2 cup millet 1 cucumber diced … Continue reading

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