Salad

Shirataki Vietnamese Salad

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Nothing says summer like a delicious salad. I love a good salad in any form, and this shirataki vietnamese salad has an ethnic feel to it and different from your typical chopped salad. I love that this salad has the addition of noodles, but what’s great is that since they are House Foods Tofu Shirataki […]

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Strawberry Mixed Greens Salad with Chia Balsamic Dressing

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I love a good salad, and what better way to celebrate the start of summer than this strawberry mixed greens salad with chia balsamic dressing. Sure, the title is a mouthful, but so are the incredible flavors in this salad! Strawberries and balsamic vinegar are already known for being a fabulous combination, but I wanted […]

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Fall Harvest Salad

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  I love the hearty flavors of fall. Squash especially. If you’ve never tried kabocha squash, here’s a great recipe to try it in. I called it a fall harvest salad, as almost everything that goes in it reminds me of fall, even down to the touch of cinnamon, nutmeg and cloves in the dressing. […]

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Black Bean Summer Salad

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Sometimes the best things are created from what you have on hand. This was the case when I made this delicious salad. I wanted to make a quick salad for lunch, but didn’t want it to be lettuce based. I always have some canned beans on hand, and I love black beans because they taste […]

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Favorite Find: Funky Greens

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Happy Wednesday!  Hope you’re all having a great week so far.  Its just plugging along for us!  Tuesdays tend to be our busier day and Sienna has gymnastics and swimming that day, plus work and errands and all the jazz.  The rest of the week will be a breeze. For today’s Favorite Find, it was […]

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Green Bean & Shallot Salad

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This is a simple a delicious side dish that I made the other night.  I was inspired by a recipe I came across in Rachael Ray magazine, but modified it to make it a bit healthier (not as much EVOO!).  If green beans seem boring to you, but you like them….you’ve GOT to try this […]

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