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Born a mid western girl but an ocean girl at heart! My soul belongs to the sea....I am obsessed with the color TURQUOISE and all things beachy. I love nature, the outdoors, dogs,cooking,wine,art backpacking, cycling and reading. I also have a passion for photography and I absolutely love photographing the beach that is where my soul is happiest.! I hope you enjoy following me and my adventures so welcome to my blog, I hope you are inspired. HAPPY BLOGGING !

Friday, September 11, 2009

Fig and goat cheese salad fresh friday style !

So I am really excited to post this recipe it was so delicious and so different than any other salad I have ever made! Since we are moving into fall I thought I would come up with a fall inspired salad now the salad idea was mine but I can't take credit for the dressing so here you go...

For the salad

Organic field greens of your choice
Fresh figs
Goat cheese
Toasted pumpkin seeds
Dried cherries

For the dressing

1/4 cup pumpkin I used Libby brand
1/4 cup white vinegar
1 tbsp honey
1/2 tsp salt
1/4 tsp dried thyme
1/4 pepper
1/3 cup olive oil

Whisk all ingredients and add 2 tbsp water

I hope you give it a whirl I found it pleasantly delicious ! oh and don't forget to pour yourself a glass of vino

Bon Appetit!

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