Asian Shrimp & Pasta Salad

Gah. I'm tired.  It's been a long week.  Our dear friends from New Zealand have left us in Mexico and moved to Australia.  But I'll save all that chatter for another post.  They've introduced me to a few New Zealand treats and one has become one of our favorites and needs to be blogged.  When … Continue reading Asian Shrimp & Pasta Salad

Tortellini tomato salad

Wanna stand out at the next picnic where there are endless cold pasta salads that are underwhelming?  Is that a word? Make this recipe.  You can make it ahead of time and grab it as you walk out the door.  I personally think it tastes better at room temperature and since there's no mayo in … Continue reading Tortellini tomato salad

Middle East Salad

I know salads are good for you.  I know I should eat them more.  I just hate the work that goes into them.  It seems you wash, and chop, and slice forever.   Especially here in Mexico, where you need to wash your vegetables and fruits very carefully.  The stores sell disinfectant drops here that most … Continue reading Middle East Salad