The Mae Salad

I came across another restaurant salad that is a new favorite! It’s the Savannah Chop Salad from McAlister’s Deli. As I oohed and ahhed over the salad as I was eating it, I was also trying to figure out how I could create this salad at home. The salad is the easy part, it’s the … More The Mae Salad

Strawberry Pretzel Dessert – a delightful treat!

Picture a love struck teenager sitting at a back table of the library in study hall chatting with one of her friends. This was me. It was 1997. We weren’t discussing the upcoming Basketball game or who was dating who. We were discussing recipes! I wanted to make a special Valentine’s Day meal for my … More Strawberry Pretzel Dessert – a delightful treat!

Asian Chicken Salad that beats Panera’s any day!

I’m sure everyone has that go to dish that they order at a particular restaurant. A certain burger, a great sandwich, an awesome salad. Well, at Panera Bread my favorite thing to order is their Asian Chicken Salad. I love the combination of crunchy romaine, fresh chopped cilantro, crunchy almonds and wonton strips, and seasoned … More Asian Chicken Salad that beats Panera’s any day!