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Category: Salad

Blackened Halibut Bowl

Although I grew up in Alaska where seafood is readily available, halibut was always a little harder to come by. It is ALWAYS a treat. My parents are good enough to send me several filets a year and I am so grateful for that. This Blackened Halibut Bowl is one of the recipes I love…

Green salad with strawberries

This salad is everything that is good in this world. It is loaded with so many good things, I think you will just love it! I started with a base of baby greens and spinach, added a avocado rosette, pecans, cucumbers, sliced strawberries and homegrown microgreens. Top it all with a balsamic poppyseed dressing, and…

Easter Menu Recipes

I thought I would do a little round up of some of my favorite Easter meal ideas. I have plenty to choose from, so you should definitely be able to find that would work for you and your family! In our homes, carbs are king. We LOVE our rolls and bread with meals. It seems…

Healthy Carrot Salad

This Healthy Carrot Salad is so good y’all! It is light and oh-so-tasty. I really don’t care for the traditional carrot salad, the mayo is just too much for me! This is a spin off that. It is carrots, sunflower seeds, pecans, craisins all topped with a maple vinaigrette…

Farro Asparagus Salad

I am not sure what your grocery store shelves are looking like where you are at, but our’s are still stocked with plenty of veggies. I was also still able to find my good whole grains I love to use. My current favorite is Farro, which inspired this Farro Asparagus Salad. I topped…

Farro Apple and Walnut Salad

I always love a good salad, but just a regular green salad will never do. It is just so…lackluster. I need something with a little more sustenance. This Farro Apple and Walnut Salad was just what I needed. I started with a base of fresh spinach, then layered in gala apples (my favorite…

Blood Orange and Golden Beet Salad

I feel eternally grateful to God for making sure in the dreariness of winter we have something as beautiful, vibrant and refreshing as citrus to brighten our days! I mean just look at this blood orange and golden beet salad. I am using citrus wherever and whenever I can. Blood oranges are especially beautiful right…

Mediterranean Freekeh Salad with Lemon Oregano Vinaigrette

How about this Mediterranean Freekeh Salad with Lemon Oregano Vinaigrette? It is such a great loaded salad that has it all! How do you feel about Freekeh? Have you ever had it? I love just about any grain, so it is favorite over here. If you haven’t had it, it is just a…

Healthy Chicken Salad

I love chicken salad, and always have. There is something about the flavor of combos, that always draws me. My OG version certainly wasn’t very healthy, so over the years I have changed it up a bit and will now share my Healthy Chicken Salad recipe which tastes really close to the original…

Holiday Green Salad

This Holiday Green Salad is a great way to balance out all the sweets and high fat foods surrounding us this holiday season. In fact, wouldn’t this salad be so beautiful on the Christmas table? I think so too. You can start with any green base you want. You will notice I rarely…