October 31, 2014

Recipe: Strawberry, Date, and Apple Salad

salad recipe

There's something about fruit in a salad that just transforms it. I could eat a salad like this recipe for strawberry, date, and apple salad every single day and never get sick of it. The dates especially add a bit of sweetness. If you think you don't like dates, I highly recommend trying them. … [Read more...]

Recipe: Pizza Pasta Salad

pizza pasta salad

Pasta salad is a great way to use up some of the leftovers you have floating around your fridge and considering how easy it is to transport it can be a great addition to school (or work) lunches. I threw together some of my kids' favorite flavors in this easy pizza pasta salad and it was a … [Read more...]

Recipe: Tomato, Cucumber, and Chickpea Salad

tomato salad

I love throwing together a quick and light lunch on those days when you just don't have time to, well, do anything. This easy tomato, cucumber, and chickpea salad can be made the night before and is a delicious way to recharge in the middle of the day. Serve this with a quick grilled cheese or piece … [Read more...]

Homemade Strawberry Vinaigrette Salad Dressing

strawberry watermelon salad

I love fruit filled salads topped with strawberry vinaigrette. I've never been able to find a store-bought strawberry vinaigrette that I liked though so I made my own and it's surprisingly easy. This simple recipe can be thrown together in minutes and is a delicious edition to salads … [Read more...]

Recipe: Strawberry and Watermelon Salad

strawberry watermelon salad

There are few things I love more during the summer than a giant salad filled with fresh fruits and veggies. My kids aren't always huge salad eaters but even they have a hard time turning down a huge bowl of their favorite foods. This easy strawberry and watermelon salad with nice spicy arugula and … [Read more...]