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salad

25+ Fresh Summer Salads!

When it’s too hot in the kitchen, opt for a salad! Here are a bunch of our favorites. 1, Mexican Salad An easy colorful dinner salad with. black bean, corn and pre-cooked grilled chicken. 2. Watermelon & Feta Salad Just the right amount of sweet and savory. 3. Avocado-Chicken Salad Simple, fresh and delicious and packed […]

Peach, Proscuitto & Arugula Salad with Goat Cheese and Balsamic Dressing

Fresh peaches take away the bitterness in this arugula salad.  If you’re grilling, this is even better with grilled peaches. INGREDIENTS: Dressing: 1/2 cup balsamic vinegar 1/4 honey 1/4 olive oil 2 large ripe peaches (or if you have time grilled peaches) 12 cups (loosely packed) arugula (about 6 oz) 1/2 cup goat cheese 2 ounces thinly […]

Mexican Salad for Dinner

When I’m feeling like we need a healthy reboot, I make a big, filling salad for dinner. This Mexican salad is one of our favorites. Quantities here are for a family of 6. Sometimes I add quinoa for an extra boost of protein an fiber. Ingredients: 2 bags Butter lettuce 1 pkg grape tomatoes halved 1 large […]

Charred Corn Salad w/ Basil & Tomatoes

Summertime in a side dish of farm fresh veggies. Grilled/charred corn mixed with tomatoes, onions, basil and thyme are even tastier with a bit of lime juice. Goes with everything.

Simple Avocado Chicken Salad

Simple, fresh and delicious. This avocado recipe was passed to my mother from a friend and now I am passing it along to you. SIZE: serves 4 INGREDIENTS:  2 chicken breasts, cooked and diced (or shredded) 2 ripened avocado, chopped Juice from 1 fresh lime (add more if desired… I do) 1 packed tbsp finely chopped cilantro (add […]

Kale Salad With Avocado, Pecans, Quinoa and Pomegranate Arils

An easy and healthy salad recipe and I hate making salads.

Barley & Kale Salad with Golden Beets & Feta

This recipe was recently published in bon appetit magazine… it looked (& tasted) so delicious and had so many good things in it, I had to pass it along!  One of those salads you should prepare a day ahead so the flavors meld overnight...

Zucchini & Squash “Carpaccio”

Zucchini and squash so thinly sliced we’re calling it carpaccio.  A vegetarian’s dream dish.

Our Favorite Side Dishes

  Need an easy side to bring to a barbecue or party? Here are a few of our favorites.  • • • • • • • •  C  O  L  D    S  I  D  E  S  • • • • • • • •   Tri-Bean Cilantro Salad Celery, Apple & Fennel Slaw Quinoa Tabboulleh […]

Healthy Tri-Bean Cilantro Salad

Here is a great recipe from one of our Tipsters.

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