Blackened Shrimp Avocado Caesar Salad

After a holiday weekend, I always feel like I need a salad. Even if it’s not one chock full of veggies, just a big bowl of greens is enough to help feel better after indulging all weekend long. Since my fridge was kinda bare and I didn’t really want to head to the store, so [...]

Roasted Eggplant Salad with Feta and Quinoa

I’ve been going through old recipes recently to get some inspiration lately, and in doing so I’ve made a few old favorites that I haven’t thought about in a while. Like this one. This is a simple dish that is healthy and filling, and it utilizes one of my favorite veggies: eggplant. I’m always amazed [...]

Barbecue Salmon Salad with Buttermilk Jalapeno Ranch

I never liked ranch dressing until I made it myself. It always tasted salty and overly processed, and sometimes has a gluey texture that’s anything but creamy. I could never understand why people liked it so much. Then I made it myself, and it’s one of my favorites. I’ll even order it out sometimes, but [...]

Brussels sprout salad

Brussels Sprout Panzanella Salad

I have a love-hate relationship with Brussels sprouts. I love them raw, roasted, or fried. Steamed? No thanks. But salad? Yes. And a salad with bread in it like this Brussels sprout salad is definitely on point. There are a few things that make this salad great. First, let’s talk about Brussels sprouts. For this [...]

Super Green Thai Salad

I love a good salad, and in an ideal world, I would eat at least one salad everyday. Try as I might, I don’t, but it’s always a goal of mine. This salad, is especially nutritious, as it’s loaded with several types of greens, a few other veggies and herbs, and some peanuts for crunch. [...]

Winter Kale Salad with Apples and Cheddar

I love a good winter kale salad, but a good one is hard to come by sometimes. Kale has been trendy for a while now, so you see it everywhere these days, but a lot of restaurants put it on their menu because it’s trendy, and don’t always understand what makes it good. It’s not [...]