Category Archive: Salads

Kale and Chocolate with Blackberry Reduction and a Food52 Recipe Contest!

A bitter-sweet combination of kale tangled in chocolate and almonds topped with a honey blackberry reduction. Easy paleo recipe.

Nectarine & Honey Kale Salad With Grilled Salmon

Here is a health-conscious meal to detox from all the dessert recipes I’ve been posting. Kale is one of my favorite standbys for sides and salads. I have to admit, I’m not crazy about… Continue reading

Watermelon and Watercress Salad with Lime Vinaigrette

Summer is approaching and so are the bounty of fruits that bless us with their sweet presence when the weather gets warm. There is nothing like a cool, crisp watermelon to carry you… Continue reading

Q & A With Cathy Erway on Writing Her First Taiwanese Cookbook

I was honored to meet Cathy Erway, author of the blog Not Eating Out in New York and the book The Art of Eating In, to ask her a few questions about her Taiwanese cookbook that… Continue reading

This intro is a Little Wilted: Crispy Kale Chips.

I have had rather primitive food addictions throughout the years. In junior high it was Cheez-its. In high school it was vanilla milk shakes sold from a big creepy clown whom shall remain… Continue reading

(Giant) Grapefruit and Mint Salad

For $3.99 at the Chinese fruit and fish market in Sunset Park Brooklyn, you can purchase a grapefruit the size of your head. I’ve lived in New York City for many years and… Continue reading

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