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Cucumber Salad with Radishes, Chilies, and a Sweet Soy Dressing

Last week I had the biggest craving for a cucumber salad made with sour cream, yogurt, and fresh dill. I followed a recipe I found online and as excited as I was to eat it, the taste was far too rich and almost cloying – I wanted a crunchy salad with vibrant flavours, not wisps of cucumber floating limply in a creamy pool of dressing. 662 more words

Feeling Teutonic in the summertime

Y’all know, if you’ve read much of this blog, that I do dearly love me some German food. Sizzling wursts, heaping platters with sliced sauerbraten or schweinbraten, schnitzels, rouladen, red cabbage, spaetzle, potato salad, kraut, latkes…I could go on and on. 871 more words


Cucumber French Salad with Marjoram Essential Oil

Cucumber French Salad with Marjoram Essential Oil

Servings: 1-2     Prep Time:  20 mins     Cook Time: 0 mins     Difficulty:  Easy

This Cucumber French Salad with Marjoram essential oil is healthy, refreshing, and bursting with wholesome, delicious flavors. 355 more words

Using Essential Oils

A twist on potato salad

Y’all know I love me some potato salad. My version of traditional potato salad (heavy on the mustard in the dressing; add a little ketchup, too, and lots of paprika) is my go-to comfort food. 683 more words


Summer Bliss

A tomato sandwich with cucumber salad (fresh cucumber slices chilled in vinegar/water with dried stevia flakes) and sliced cheese (Havarti.) This is a sandwich that is only possible to make directly from the garden in July and August. 15 more words


Cucumber Salad

I grew up loving cucumber salad. My Grandma used to call them Belly Aches. This year my garden is full of cucumbers,

so I stated making cucumber salad. 128 more words

AIP Diets

A funky summer take on a cucumber salad

Cucumber salads are a favorite of mine, I’ve written about cucumber with tomatoes and fennel, among other combos. But recently I saw a new take on a cucumber salad from… 133 more words