Friday, March 30, 2007

Cherry Salad

3 cup fresh, stoned sweet cherries cut in half
1/2 cups chopped walnuts
1 cup. coarsely diced celery
1 cup mayonnaise
1/4 cup confectioner's sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla or 1/2 teaspoon almond extract

Combine cherries, walnuts and celery in a mixing bowl. Blend the mayonnaise with the sugar and vanilla (or almond) in a separate bowl. Pour over cherries and stir lightly. Chill at least 2 hours before serving

Another great Easy Recipe

Love At Home

There is beauty all around
When there's love at home.
There is joy in every sound
When there's love at home.

Roses bloom beneath our feet,
All the earth is a garden sweet,
Making life a bliss complete,
When there's love at home.

-- John Hugh McNaughton (1829-1891)