Salads

Tuna Rice Salad

Tuna Rice Salad

This is a behind the scenes look at Thousand Mile Food Stories. I recently starting reminiscing a lot about a recipe that I hadn’t made for years… and years. It was introduced to me by my Step-Mom BJ a couple of decades ago and I immediately made it to […]

Quinoa Kale Salad

Quinoa Kale Salad

The first time I ever remember enjoying Kale was from a “Pregnancy Stew” recipe that I found 20 years ago!  I remember going to the store and needing to ask what it looked like so I would buy the right thing.  Then Becky made me […]

Ranch Dressing & Dip

Ranch Dressing & Dip

There was a time when nearly every Friday afternoon you could find Becky and I along with our dear friend Wendy, having a gigantic play date with a dozen or so kids and a delicious servings of taco salad.   Those were amazing days of […]

Everyday Sweet Potatoes

Everyday Sweet Potatoes

While some only think of sweet potatoes as a seasonal dish, they are a year round staple in my house. In the past, the thought of sweet potatoes only drummed up thoughts of Thanksgiving dinner. My mom always served them loaded with brown sugar, butter […]

Caesar Salad

Caesar Salad

This recipe for Caesar Salad is from my dear sister-in-law, Susan. Not only is she an amazing cook, but a wonderful person! She created this dressing  by trial and error to be made without raw eggs like traditional Caesar. It is the perfect balance of […]