Category Archives: Salads

The Orange Bee


The Orange Bee is undergoing a change – for the better.  January will bring the beginning of my fifth year of blogging.  My time flies!  I continue to enjoy blogging and never tire of trying new recipes in my kitchen.  You … Continue reading

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Spinach & Blueberry Salad With Yogurt & Herb Dressing


It’s hotter than “blue blazes” in Texas, already!  The heat and humidity make me want to eat lighter meals with lots of fruits and veggies.  The blueberries at Saturday’s farmers market looked plump and juicy so I brought home a … Continue reading

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A Look Back


Finding myself a bit overloaded this week has led me to take a look back and see what I was doing this time last year.  Do you ever have those weeks where there’s not a thing wrong except your calendar … Continue reading

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Do You Know What Angels Eat?


“The true Southern watermelon is a boon apart, and not to be mentioned with commoner things. It is chief of this world’s luxuries, king by the grace of God over all the fruits of the earth. When one has tasted it, he … Continue reading

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Dinner With The Orange Bee


Wow!  That was a blast….being guest chef at Central Market’s Dinner With The Orange Bee. Leading up to class I shared all of the tasty recipes we would make. I wanted to recap the evening, briefly.  Then I”ll be sharing … Continue reading

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Scrumptious Salad


I am truly in countdown mode for Monday night’s Central Market class.  Only 2 days until the big event.  I have an interesting and I hope engaging format for teaching a bit about bees, honey and the benefits of both. … Continue reading

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Avocado-Buttermilk Dressing


If you’ve been following my blog you might have noticed that bottled salad dressing is not my favorite.  I’ll take oil and vinegar over bottled dressing any day.   It’s such a simple affair to whip up one’s own dressing and … Continue reading

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Avocado & Mango Salad


So avocado is green, right?  Right!  Mango does not come from anywhere near where I live but I went for it anyway, as they looked unblemished, plump and juicy!  Today’s post of Avocado & Mango Salad is a delicious way … Continue reading

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Going Green


This month we are “going green”.  I’ve decided for the month of March to bring you recipes that are green.  This could be anything from peas to pesto, beans to broccoli, tea to thyme.  When I was trying to settle … Continue reading

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Orange & Onion Salad


I hope you are enjoying my “orange” month as much as I am.  I’m having such a good time creating all these recipes with orange as an ingredient. It is difficult for me to avoid making mostly sweets, but my … Continue reading

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