Salads for Spring

Had to share the link to this list of wonderful salads for spring over at GNOWFGLINS.


Broccoli Crunch Salad

Possibly my favorite salad!


1/4 cup red onion, chopped

1/2 cup yellow raisins

3 heads broccoli-flowerets only

4-5 slices crumbled bacon cooked crisp

1/2 cup sunflower seeds


1 cup mayonnaise

1/4 cup sugar

1 tbsp. cider vinegar

Combine salad ingredients in large bowl just before serving and toss with dressing.

Makes 6-8 servings….or, fewer depending on how much each person is going to scarf down!

Garden Salad

This salad receives rave reviews every time I make it.

1 can shoepeg corn, drained

1 can English peas, drained

1 can French style green beans, drained

1 small jar chopped pimento, drained

1 small bell pepper, diced

1 small onion, diced

3/4 cup chopped celery

salt & pepper to taste


3/4 cup sugar

1/2 cup vinegar

1 cup oil (your favorite)

Refrigerate before serving.