Category Archives: Salad

Crunchy Spring Salad from Bon Appetit

A hearty, healthy salad is one of the most satisfying warm-weather dinners. This salad is full of crisp lettuce, crunchy veggies and peanuts, and spicy Asian flavor. The combination of radishes, sugar snap peas, cucumbers and peanuts is just a … Continue reading

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Spring Chicken Salad

As the weather gets warmer and I spend more and more time outside, I sometimes get a little lazy in the kitchen. I love quick salads for lunch and dinner, but sometimes I want something healthy that is also a … Continue reading

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Brown Rice Turmeric Salad with Tomatoes, Pine nuts, and Herbs

This beautiful rice dish is full of healthy fats, fiber, and fresh spring flavor. I made this on Saturday night and topped it with a poached egg for a light dinner, and then packed the leftovers with some cooked shrimp … Continue reading

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Super Green Salad

This salad is sweet, sour, crunchy, and creamy. Crisp baby lettuces are topped with kiwi and avocado, dressed in lime juice, and sprinkled with mild chevre. In the winter, I often crave summery fruits and vegetables, but it’s nice to … Continue reading

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Roasted Citrus Salad

This is not just any salad. I bookmarked this recipe awhile ago on bonappetit.com, and finally got around to testing it. I loved the contrast of chewy, caramelized citrus fruits with creamy avocado and crunchy red onion. I have never … Continue reading

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Carrot-Ginger-Turmeric Dressing

Happy Monday! I hope that everyone had a nice weekend. We spent lots of time outside this weekend, and I had a great run on Saturday. After a month, I finally have my ‘speed’ back on the long uphills here. … Continue reading

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Cabbage Slaw with Spicy Peanut Dressing: A Healthy Start to the Week

If you are one of the many people (including myself) who overindulged during the Superbowl last night, this salad is for you. I actually brought this to a Superbowl party as an accompaniment for pulled pork, and it was great! … Continue reading

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