Tagged with salad

Chipotle Chicken Taco Salad

Chipotle Chicken Taco Salad

In the summer, I can’t get enough salad recipes. Not that one really needs a formal recipe to throw a salad together. Which is kind of the beauty of a salad – combining all the ingredients one has on hand, placing them atop a bed of lettuce, and calling it a meal! Well, I’m much … Continue reading

Cobb Salad with Avocado Dressing

Cobb Salad with Avocado Dressing

Cobb Salads. Mmm. Now, I realize Cobb Salads are nothing new or novel.  I have little to offer in terms of changing it up. But, I think a good Cobb Salad needs few improvements or modern twists. Here I have just a couple tips for making your next Cobb salad a little better, and some … Continue reading

Buffalo Chicken Salad with Blue Cheese Dressing

Buffalo Chicken Salad with Blue Cheese Dressing

For the last several months, I have read in multiple sources that research has shown that a calorie isn’t a calorie. Not all calories are created equal. I read several healthy cooking magazines, such as Cooking Light and Eating Well, and this has been a hot topic as of late. While I’m no registered dietitian, … Continue reading

Palak Paneer and Red Kidney Beans Curry

Palak Paneer and Red Kidney Beans Curry

My, my, what a Monday. Dinner was barely bloggable tonight, but not bad. I made the same salad again for dinner tonight that I had last night – so good! With it, I had brown basmati rice topped with Palak Paneer and Red Kidney Beans Curry, both from the Kitchens of India brand. I wasn’t … Continue reading

Start to the Long Weekend–Giveaway Winners

Start to the Long Weekend–Giveaway Winners

Wednesday was a quick and painless work day and I got a bit of an early start to my long holiday weekend! Hooray! I came home and made a nice little lunch. I’ve purchased eight containers of blackberries in the last ten days because they’ve been on sale for $0.50 each! Today I froze three … Continue reading

Sweet Potatoes with Warm Black Bean Salad

Sweet Potatoes with Warm Black Bean Salad

I totally love this new sweet potato recipe I tried today: Sweet Potatoes with Warm Black Bean Salad, from Eating Well. It’s extremely simple, hearty, flavorful, and nutrish! Baked sweet potatoes sound tasty, amirite? But who wants to wait an hour for them to bake on 90 degree day? Not me. Today I discovered the … Continue reading

Salads, falafel, and tea; oh my.

This is a “catch-up” post for some eats over the last few days. Delicious salad with romaine, cukes, red pepper, red onion, broccoli, feta: Falafel fail. I LOVE falafel. I did NOT love this recipe. So BLAND. But it only cost me $1.67 to make ($.67 for chickpeas and $1 for pitas) and I had … Continue reading