Salade composee, or composed salad, is a great way to serve a healthier, quick dinner, with interest and texture. Trust me, it works. Salade Nicoise If you grew up in the states in the 70s and 80s, your first idea of salad might have been pretty simplistic. I know mine was: iceberg lettuce, a tomato […]
Enjoy a lunch or dinner packed with flavor with these Curry Chicken Salad Lettuce Wraps. This meal is delicious, make-ahead, and Whole 30 compatible.
Enjoy a cool and easy lunch or dinner with this Chicken Bacon Ranch Salad. It’s full of chicken, bacon, cheddar cheese, tomatoes, onions, and cucumbers.
Ham and Gruyere cheese add rich flavor to this hearty salad that evokes tastes of France. This recipe takes less than 30 minutes to prepare and tastes great! Did you catch the Fish Packets recipe that I shared earlier this week on Life as MOM? They were the main course for a meal that we […]
Making homemade juice is cheaper and healthier than purchasing the expensive bottled blends. And juicing is a super easy process, too. Fresh juices that you buy in itty-bitty bottles at the store are pretty pricey, about three or four dollars each. A trip to the juice bar runs about the same. But, you can make […]
A salad made on the spot can be tasty, using whatever you’ve got in the fridge. This unlikely combination of sun-dried tomatoes, shredded carrot, sliced cucumbers, sliced almonds, and black olives surely proved itself. Despite my bigger grocery budget this week (in comparison to the next two weeks’ Pantry Challenge budget), it has felt like […]
Make this easy, go-to salad that is packed with flavor as well as healthy vegetables, beans, and greens. I’m a salad girl. Ever since I was counting birthday candles in single digits, I’ve been a lover of the greens. My roommate in college always shook her head at my fascination with salads at meal times. […]
This meatless pizza is super tasty and nutritious with kale and mushrooms. Friday is our family’s pizza night. We’re now up to a DOUBLE BATCH of dough. And I only have one teenager so far! I see a lot more salads in our future. The crowd typically chooses pepperoni, olive, and cheese, or a combination […]
Here’s a hamburger that Popeye would be proud of: a beef patty chock full of greens. My eight-year old son is the resident “picky eater” around here. Almost everyone else will eat almost everything. At least without complaining. He doesn’t keep his opinions secret. And he’s been known to gag on stuff that he convinces […]
Make a Chicken Caesar Salad from scratch without spending a ton on pricey ingredients. OK, Caesar Salad may be very 1994. It might also be very 1924, for that matter. But, I don’t care. It still tastes great. Caesar Salad is actually my kids’ favorite salad. It’s my favorite, too. For months, nay, years, I’ve […]