Tag Archives: Lettuce

Bacon, Lettuce & Tomato (BLT) Salad

Contains:  Nightshades, egg.  Is:  Quick and easy, gluten-free, grain-free, potentially Paleo, Whole30 (depending on the bacon). It’s the LAST of the real tomatoes of the season, at least in my region.  I picked a couple up at a local farm … Continue reading

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The “Un-Philly” Cheesesteak

Contains:  Dairy.  Is:  Gluten-free, grain-free, nightshade-free, primal.   I have never eaten a true Philadelphia cheesesteak.  Oh, I got served things with that name at both the college and the workplace cafeterias, long buns with a smattering of dried out … Continue reading

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Salad: Lettuce, Cabbage, Hearts of Palm, Endive, Smoked Salmon, Eggs, Tomato, Basil

I was going to bring a tossed salad to a small pot luck I attended on Saturday — but suddenly remembering there was some frozen smoked salmon from Costco in the fridge, and that I’d bought endives, I decided I … Continue reading

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Dijon Lamb Patties

1 pound ground lamb, preferably pastured 2 tablespoons quality Dijon mustard 1 heaping teaspoon quality capers 1 “late spring/early summer” onion (see next photo), diced small Ground pepper Red pepper flakes (optional) Lettuce Mix everything together except the lettuce, using … Continue reading

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The Soup’s the Thing

Two vegetarian soups from that recipe swap thing I do on Recipezaar/Food.com. I do love a good soup, and although I’m avoiding cream-based soups at the moment (weight control and health), the one depicted above doesn’t contain much. First up, … Continue reading

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