Our church eats together every Wednesday evening. Actually we eat together every Sunday too, but that's more of a potluck kind of thing. Wednesday nights meals usually have a theme. One of my favorite themes, believe it or not, is salads. It's a versatile and broad theme and there are usually some delightful dishes offered.

This past Wednesday the rotation had rolled around to salads again and I decided to try something new. I turned to pinterest of course, because out of sixty boards and over three thousand pins I knew I'd find something. I actually have a board just for salads...there's only 22 pins on it but I still have the board :-) I'd love to add some more so let me know if you have any favorite salad recipes.

First up is a cold corn salad. I can't wait for summer because this is the perfect side for grilling season. It's a Paula Deen recipe but surprisingly enough it has no butter...just a cup of mayonnaise. Don't worry, I didn't take a picture of a cup of mayo because honestly, who wants to see that? I didn't take a picture of the corn chips either for some reason but they add a nice satisfying crunch to the salad. It really is a colorful and pretty salad too.

Here's what you'll need:
2 cans whole kernel corn, drained
1 cup of mayonnaise
2 cups shredded cheddar cheese
1 cup chopped green pepper
1/2 cup chopped red onion
1 bag of Frito chili cheese corn chips

What you'll do:
Mix the first five ingredients together. Stir in crushed fritos just before serving and enjoy!

Pretty simple, huh? Got to love recipes like that. I also made the oh so yummy snickers salad. Crisp green apples and chopped up snickers all swirled together by a froth of cool whip and vanilla pudding. Delicious!

What you'll need:
1 tub of cool whip
1 package instant vanilla pudding mixed with 1 cup of milk only
4 to 6 large granny smith apples, chopped
6 regular size snicker candy bars, chopped

What you'll do:
Fold the cool whip into the prepared pudding mix. 
Gently stir in the apples and snicker bars. 
Eat up!


  1. C`mon...you can call it a salad but you know that ain't so...
    Sure looks good.

    1. True, but it is so tasty so they can call it whatever they want as long as I get to call some of it mine ;-)

  2. Nice and easy and soooo good!!! can't beat that!!

  3. HOOOOLY COW, WOMAN....A Snicker Salad...????? It sounds and looks magnificent. Can't wait to try it...
    over from Home to 4

    1. It is incredibly tasty, BJ! You've got to try it :-)

  4. Wow! that looks sinfully delis! thanks for sharing your your recipe and pix!
    Deanna from cookingtherecipe.com found you on tues blog hop, new follower

    1. Welcome, Deanna! Popped over to your blog and I really like the way you lay out your recipes. Those cheese filled meat loaves look so nice and just like a delicious southern comfort food :-)

  5. Ok, now I've seen it all! Awesome! :-) :-) Thanks for linking up with "Try a New Recipe Tuesday!" I can't wait to see what you link up this week!

  6. Hi! Snicker in salad! What a unique idea!! Thank you so much for linking up with me this week at Thank You Honey's Whatever Wednesday!


  7. I love corn salad, your's looks so good. Pinned to SATurday Dishes board.


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