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Grilled Salmon Salade Niçoise - Happy Mother's Day!

Here is an amazing salad to prepare for Mother’s Day lunch or brunch or anytime you want to dine al fresco. Niçoise simply means food that it is from around and prepared in Nice (France) in this case a salad using locally grown ingredients such as Niçoise olives, tomatoes, French green beans, eggs, etc. 775 more words


Haricots verts a la Provincal


Bring the taste of the sunshine of the south of France to your dinner table! 

This is a ‘mercy mission’ to save one of my very best friends, Jacqui (also know as Paris Jacques or PJ for short, as she becomes ‘Parisienne’ as soon as she steps off Eurostar!) from serving up uninspiring green beans with my ‘chicken and caramelised fennel’ this evening……. 573 more words


Turning Last Night's Dinner Into a Lunchtime Salad

Leftovers for lunch can be so tasty, and almost no work at all. Sure, you can make a hearty sandwich out of last night’s chicken or fish, but if you want to cut down on all that bread, how about creating a tasty salad instead? 321 more words

Food And Drink

Healthy Baked Chicken Salad

Here is a healthy, tasty, time and money saving recipe that will help you stay right on track with your new year resolution. It is made with baked chicken, romaine lettuce, kale, haricot verts, mango, grapes and a drizzle of extra virgin olive oil. 352 more words


Dressed up, veggies can be ready to party, too

By Ellie Krieger

When asked to bring a dish to a party, I feel it’s my duty as a nutritionist to up the vegetable quotient, especially during this season of sausage, cheese and puff-pastry overload. 431 more words


Shrimp and Green Beans with Thai Red Curry Paste (Pad Prik Khing Goong)

Thanks to The High Heel Gourmet I am cooking more and more Thai food. When I made a batch of Thai red curry paste (Kaeng Kua) to make… 354 more words


Basil Shrimp Stir Fry

I’ve been working on eating a little healthier these days.  Nothing crazy, just more clean, whole foods and less ingredients I can’t pronounce. (Sounds like a good filter for grocery shopping, no? 291 more words