Who knew you could do so many things with tuna? Easy Tuna Wiggle and Tuna Cheese Mold; several gastronomically incorrect international dishes like Oriental Tuna Salad, Spanish Salad, Tuna Chow Mein, and Tuna Lasagna. And there’s always room Jell-O. The special-meal standard of my childhood: Under-the-Sea Salad. And some Jell-O/tuna combos!: Ring-Around-the-Tuna and Tuna (or Salmon) Mousse. Yum. Step away from the Tomato Surprise, made with stewed tomatoes and strawberry Jell-O.
I am a Pacific Northwest native transplanted to the southeast for 36 years. In 2012, I returned to my childhood home and fell in love with this corner of the country again. I am a grandmother, a writer, a teacher, an attention payer, a hiker, and a back roads wanderer. View all posts by Gretchen Staebler