Quinoa, Mango & Black Bean Salad – Gluten Free

This colorful quinoa salad features nice big chunks of mango, red pepper, and avocado. It also has black beans, green onions, some seasonings and of course, cilantro… Never forget the cilantro! Then it’s dressed with a tasty lime vinaigrette dressing. It a great salad for parties, and a delicious salad for dinner time.… Read the rest

Picnic Potato Salad (now… say that three times)

Very old photo (well before i.e.) hard-boiled eggs page. LOL!
However, as soft-boiled… the ones above are just perfect.
Soft-boiled eggs, little known ingredient for softer breads!

Salad:
6 med russett potatoes
2 hard-boiled eggs
2 celery ribs
1/2 cup red onion (OR)
3 green onions
1/3 green pepper
1/3 red pepper
3 Tbsp cucumber pickles, chopped
(variation: dill pickles or relish)

Dressing:
1 cup light mayonnaise
1/2 cup low-fat sour cream
1 Tbsp yellow mustard
2 1/2 Tbsp cider vinegar
2 Tbsp granulated sugar
2 Tbsp pickle juice
1/2 tsp salt, or added to taste
Coarse ground black pepper, added to taste

Salad: Boil potatoes (uncovered) until fork tender.… Read the rest