Arugula Apple Fall Salad

Arugula Apple Fall Salad

Why is it that Fall is everyone’s favorite season? And how is it that by the time Fall rolls around every year we are ready for sweatshirts and jeans, a crackling fire, hot cocoa and pumpkins, and soups and stews? When we think of Fall we don’t think of salads. Salads are something of the past, for those long, hot … Read More

Arugula Pesto with Angel Hair Pasta and Salmon

Arugula Pesto with Angel Hair Pasta and Salmon

This meal comes off as being a fine dining dish, even though it takes minutes to prepare once the pesto is made. It was Friday, time to celebrate with a TGIF dinner! Besides, we had more arugula than we knew what to do with and I needed to mow it down so we could start over. Time for arugula pesto! … Read More

Holiday Arugula Beet Salad

Arugula Beet Salad

This festive salad features some of my favorite ingredients such as avocado’s and dried cranberries. The addition of golden beets alongside its crimson cousin adds to its visual appeal. Arugula raises the bar of all the greens when it comes to salad greens in flavor and compliments a rich holiday dinner. The beets can be prepared a few days ahead … Read More

Fresh and Simple Arugula Pizza

Arugula Pizza

The time has come. Whatever is ready in the garden is what we have for dinner!  An assortment of dark leafy greens, purple greens and lime green-greens are beginning to stand tall among the carrots, potatoes and beets. Dark green leafy vegetables are, calorie for calorie, perhaps the most concentrated source of nutrition of any food. They are a rich … Read More