Israeli Couscous Fruit Salad with Basil

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Every year in early summer the craving for a picnic hits. Unfortunately, in south Texas, that’s when the extreme heat, humidity, and mosquitoes show up, too. This year, I got smart and got my act together in February. I found … Continued

Jicama Salad

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This is a crunchy, refreshing little salad to have with Mexican food. I came up with this by replacing the black beans in this salad with jicama. Unlike the black beans, the jicama absorbs most of the salad dressing. We … Continued

Wilted Spinach Salad

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Last weekend we took a trip to visit my grandmother, who I haven’t seen in a year. We also got to visit with my aunt and cousin, who I haven’t seen in almost 4 years, and I met my newest … Continued

Asian Broccoli Slaw

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The last time I made Spicy Peanut Pasta I was craving something a little bit more substantial than a salad made with lettuce. I’ve been wanting to create a broccoli slaw for a while and use the broccoli stems. I … Continued

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