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Italian Sub Pasta Salad

August 30, 2022

If you like a loaded Italian sub from the deli, you’ll love this Italian Sub Pasta Salad made with penne, salami, prosciutto, tomato, onion, peppadew peppers, provolone, fresh basil and oregano, and a bottle of red wine vinaigrette! This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. Most of my pasta salad recipes get created while I’m cleaning out the fridge.  This pasta salad started with a stick of dry salami…

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Easy Bacon Wrapped Pineapple Spears

August 2, 2022

These Easy Bacon Wrapped Pineapple Spears are made with just three ingredients! They’re a deliciously sweet and slightly salty appetizer, snack, or breakfast side dish. This post may contain affiliate links. Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. After making my Peach, Prosciutto, and Arugula Pizza, I found myself snacking on slices of peaches wrapped in prosciutto.  It had me thinking, “What other meats could I wrap around fruit?”  So then I got a container…

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Balsamic Arugula Potato Salad

June 20, 2022

This Balsamic Arugula Potato Salad is made with red potatoes, red onion, minced garlic, peppery arugula, olive oil, and balsamic vinegar.  It’s a simple dish with bold and delicious flavors!  This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. Homemade potato salad has become a spring and summer staple for us.  Almost as much as pasta salad!  We’ve been eating it so much lately that I think we’re already sick of…

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Mexican Street Corn Pasta Salad

June 14, 2022

This Mexican Street Corn Pasta Salad is a great way to enjoy sweet summer corn!  It’s made with bowtie pasta, grilled corn, black beans, red onion, and a delicious elote inspired dressing!  This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. It’s made me really excited to see fresh summer produce make a reappearance.  I’ve already eaten my fair share of berries, peaches, watermelon, and fresh corn.  In fact, I seem…

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Easy Italian Tortellini Pasta Salad

April 26, 2022

This Easy Italian Tortellini Pasta Salad is a quick side dish made with bold Italian flavors like cheese tortellini, salami, artichokes, onions, mozzarella, black olives, tomatoes, and Italian dressing! This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. It’s pasta salad season again!  I’ve been making quite a few variations of pasta salad recently, but this one has been my favorite!  This salad was something I made on a whim just…

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Greek Bruschetta with Feta Cheese

April 5, 2022

Classic bruschetta gets a delicious Greek twist with this Greek Bruschetta recipe made with tomatoes, Kalamata olives, cucumbers, onions, and crumbled feta cheese.   This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. Back when the pandemic first started and Panera had their grocery program, I would buy a French baguette, cut it into portions and freeze it.  We’d use it for sandwiches, garlic bread, and my favorite –  bruschetta.  Such a…

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