Potato Salad with Celery and Herbs

What’s a summer picnic without potato salad?  As summer draws to a close, I think back to this wonderful potato salad that we had a few weeks ago.  Yes, it’s got a mayonnaise-based dressing, but the dressing also includes whole grain mustard, grated horseradish, yogurt, some fresh herbs, and lots of celery.  While diet advice […]

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Thanksgiving Vegetables: Brussels Sprouts

Vegetables for Thanksgiving usually end up being some form of sweet potatoes, pearl onions, green beans or cauliflower, and one of my least favorite vegetables, Brussels sprouts.  I’ve grown more fond of these little cabbages over the years, but they still are nowhere near my top ten favorite vegetables.  However, when coupled with bacon and onions, […]

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German Potato Salad

Growing up, I had potatoes in some form or another about 4 to 5 times a week with dinner.  Dinner without potatoes wasn’t a real dinner.  As a kid, I actually wasn’t too fond of this starchy root vegetable.  If it weren’t mixed with something else, I had a hard time eating it.  In the […]

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