…was a smashing success!  I did admit that I didn’t know what that kind of salad was, that my research involved a Google-image search, followed by a recipe search.  Whatever.  It all turned out well- there were even compliments.  Success!

With my Google recipe search, I found a pretty yummy one from the Food Network’s site:

Now, for tomorrow- I’m giving myself a new challenge: actually making one of the recipes from the new cookbook I got for Christmas.  It’s a chicken-and-stuffing recipe (which will be a great, comfort-food fix), something I’m not too familiar with, and one that involves lots of chopping up things, as well as lots of mushrooms, lots of black olives…yum!  Should be fun!