Category: Retro Recipe

Home Style Chicken or Turkey Pot Pies

Home Style Chicken or Turkey Pot Pies

Home Style Chicken or Turkey Pot Pies My husband made a request a few months back for home style chicken or turkey pot pies. That was actually back in October. I can’t believe its taken this long to share the recipe. Better late than never, 

Neapolitan Marshmallow Treats

Neapolitan Marshmallow Treats

Neapolitan Marshmallow Treats Neapolitan Marshmallow Treats are made with regular, cocoa flavored and strawberry flavored Rice Krispies cereal. The combination of vanilla, chocolate and strawberry flavors make up these yummy treats and classic taste sensation called “Neapolitan.” It has been in my experience that people 

Pear Lime Salad or Seafoam Salad

Pear Lime Salad or Seafoam Salad

Pear Lime Salad or Seafoam Salad

Pear Lime Salad, sometimes called Seafoam Salad has been around for as long as I can remember. The first time I had this salad was at my sister-in-laws house when she was giving a graduation party for her daughter. I had never had this salad before but it made a regular appearance at all of her family’s get togethers. Her family also made a layered pistachio dessert that is fantastic. I’ll be sharing that in the very near future so stay tuned.

pear lime salad

Cut the Calories

The original recipe I received many years ago, and I’m talking like 30 years ago (back in the 80’s) the health craze had just started to take hold. The original recipe calls for using “regular” ingredients but I decided to cut the calories in this recipe by using sugar-free lime jello, pear halves in water or light juice, reduced-fat cream cheese, and reduced-fat frozen whipped topping. Pear Lime Salad turned out fantastic and full of flavor.

pear lime salad

Any Occasion Salad

This “green” salad would be great served on St Patrick’s Day, Easter or Christmas but it’s also great to serve for any occasion. It’s extremely light and fluffy making it perfect to serve as a light dessert after a large, heavy-style dinner. Another plus, kids really seem to love this salad. I’m not sure if it’s because it’s “green” or just because it tastes good but whatever the reason is, this salad will disappear fast!

pear lime salad

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