One of my favorite things to get when Ryan and I go to a local sushi place is, no not the spicy tuna roll, although that is up on the list, but the salad. Funny huh? Well it’s because the salad comes with a tangy, sweet ginger dressing. It is beyond delicious. I find myself taking extra garnishes or even my finger and slurping up whatever is left over on the salad plate. It might not be the most lady like thing to do but oh well what’s a girl to do?
This dressing is so easy to make. I personally think that it tastes better if you let it set for a little while before serving to give the flavors a chance to mingle. It works well over any salad greens but I prefer it if the mixture of salad greens has a bit of cabbage in it. And if you find a little left over after your salad is done, don’t be afraid to dip your finger. I won’t judge.
If we are ever together at a party, you would most likely find me hovering over the food. More specifically, you’d find me hovering over the charcuterie board. All the different kinds of meats, cheeses, spreads, crackers and breads. So many different flavor combos to create. So much deliciousness to enjoy. It is my most [...]
This time of year has always been super busy for me but add two little ones to the mix and now I can barely remember to brush my hair in the morning. And with Christmas about a month away now, it’s only going to get busier around here. That is why when the nice people [...]
While the big meal is certainly what we all look forward to on Thanksgiving, the appetizers are one of my favorite parts too. We’ve always had trays of salami and cheese, pickles and olives, deviled eggs and, my favorite, the dips. This year, I thought I’d throw a new one in the mix with this [...]
A rustic stuffing with crusty bread, kale, bacon and Parmesan cheese.
A delicious, colorful salad, perfect for your holiday spread.
Tangy goat cheese, cream cheese, sweet garlic and crispy bacon make this cheeseball perfect for the holidays!
My name is Des. I’m a Mom to Kellan and Preston. Wife to Ryan. Dog mom to Pumpkin and lover of all things food. Whether it is cooking it, eating it, shopping for it or watching TV about it, food is one of my favorite things. Read more »
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