Chicken Salad

I love to eat salads, but I don’t have the patience to do all that chopping and cutting, so my husband Murat is the salad maker in the family.  In the beginning, he chopped the vegetables, meat, and cheese, and I made the dressing.  Now he makes the dressings too, except when I want to...

Smoked Salmon on Toast

When I was a kid, Sunday was special because… bagels and lox.  My mom would lay out plates of smoked nova salmon (from the belly of the fish), thinly sliced red onions, slightly thicker slices of ripe tomato, a bowl of cream cheese and a stick of butter, and we’d pile our plates high. T The...