HONEY MUSTARD CHICKEN, AVOCADO + BACON SALAD

PLUS. A hint of garlic. Crispy bacon…. Creamy avocado slices…. Tomatoes…. Slices of red onion. This is THE ultimate in salads. Because BACON and CHICKEN and AVOCADO in the SAME SENTENCE as HONEY MUSTARD. YES. Being a number one fan of honey mustard everything, I gave up enjoying honey mustard dressing on salads because of […]

Cucumber Tomato Avocado Salad

Our family’s favorite classic cucumber and tomato salad just got better with the addition of avocado, a light and flavorful lemon dressing and the freshness of cilantro. Easy, excellent avocado salad. Cucumber Tomato Avocado SaladINGREDIENTS : 1 lb Roma tomatoes 1 English cucumber 1/2 medium red onion, sliced 2 avocados, diced 2 Tbsp extra virgin […]

SKINNY CHICKEN AND AVOCADO CAESAR SALAD

My favourite salad of all time. Caesar Salad. But, my least favourite at the same time…because hello fat grams I’ll wish I didn’t have after I had it. But now, I can. I can enjoy my favourite salad of all time, with a dressing that’s less than half the fat — and then add in […]

Southwestern Chopped Salad with Buttermilk Ranch Dressing

I want to introduce you to my new favorite salad:  Southwestern Chopped Salad, loaded with tons of veggies, juicy and flavorful chicken, and topped off with Buttermilk Ranch Dressing (Hidden Valley® Original Ranch® brand)!  It’s a salad, side dish, and dinner all in one – depends on how hungry you are! And so easy-to-make – […]

Healthy Roasted Chicken and Veggies

Healthy and flavorful. Oven roasted chicken breasts and rainbow veggies are tender & juicy and ready in 15 minutes. This is a long time favorite recipe of mine and I can’t believe I haven’t shared it yet. It’s a “one pan” type of dish where you basically place everything in the pan and bake. Minutes […]

THAI CHICKEN SALAD WITH GINGER LIME DRESSING

Today, I’ve got a Thai Chicken Salad with amazing texture and flavors, but first, let’s talk about Mommy Guilt. Now that the craziness from back to school had faded into the new normal, one of my big goals is to start working out again. I’ve mentioned many times that since becoming a Mom more than […]

Strawberry Cheesecake Salad

Strawberry Cheesecake Salad – or what I like to call a “potluck salad.” Rich and creamy cheesecake filling is folded into your favorite berries to create the most amazing fruit salad ever! With the weather warming up, everyone has Spring on their minds! Foggy nights give way to sunny days, the air tinged with crispness. […]

Apple Cranberry Spinach Salad with Pecans, Avocados (and Balsamic Vinaigrette Dressing)

This Apple Cranberry Spinach Salad with Pecans, Avocados (and Marzetti® Simply Dressed® Balsamic Vinaigrette Dressing) is so good, you might as well double the recipe when you’re making it! The recipe is filled with so much flavor, that I’m having a hard time finding the right words to describe it but I will try. 🙂 […]

MEDITERRANEAN CHICKPEA SALAD

It’s supposed to be warming up soon which makes me crave more salads and healthy options! I’m fairly certain that’s why everyone in California is so fit and healthy…when it’s sunny you crave juices & salads and when it’s cold all I want is mac n’ cheese and fried chicken. Last week I was racking […]