Tuna Cucumber Salad Rolls


Ingredients  1-1 ½ large & long fresh cucumber(s) 1 (5 oz) can low-sodium tuna ¼ cup mayonnaise ¼ cup diced red pepper bell 5-8 black olives, diced ¼ teaspoon black pepper ⅛ teaspoon garlic powder ⅛ teaspoon onion powder ⅛ teaspoon new Mexico chili powder 1 ½ tablespoons chopped fresh parsley, divided 1 teaspoon fresh lemon [...]

American Macaroni Salad


Prep: 30 minutes | Cook: 8-10 mins | Yield: 8-10 servings Ingredients 1 (12oz) box Barilla Tri-Color Rotini pasta, cooked, rinsed, and drained  ½ cup diced celery 2 tbsp minced red onion, soaked in cold water for 5 minutes, drained ¼ cup chopped fresh parsley 1 cup diced vine-ripened, or tri-colored tomato 1 ½ cups [...]

Homestyle Pan-Grilled Salmon w/ Vinaigrette Salad


Ingredients 4 slices fresh salmon, skin on For the marinade: 2 tablespoons Dijon mustard 3 tablespoons good soy sauce 6 tablespoons good olive oil 1/2 teaspoon minced garlic Directions Light charcoal briquettes in a grill and brush the grilling rack with oil to keep the salmon from sticking. While the indoor grill or frying pan [...]

Greek Salad


So I just wanted to share the dinner we prepared for our folks the other weekend. What we made were of course, the ones that mum "requested". Yes, our mother dear placed an order and we blame FB for it. Haha! Kidding! Since it was our first time ever to invite them over so both me and [...]