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Summer Salads

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Looking to spruce up your summer salads? Try adding raw zucchini and beets (just shred them both). They add awesome flavor and are packed with nutrients!!

Miso Ginger Dressing

Posted by admin in Dinner, Lunch, Salad

Most store bought dressings are loaded with added sugars and preservatives. Here is Miso-Ginger dressing that I made yesterday and loved.  I threw everything together and blitzed it in my mini food processor. This recipe is essentially for one heaping salad, so just double it…

Another Tasty Salad

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No unfortunately that’s not chocolate sauce on my salad (mmm chocolate). It’s actually my go-to dressing these days!!Balsamic glaze and olive oil (both just drizzled over the top). You can find balsamic glaze anywhere these days (I even saw it at Wal-mart). Lunch today included:…

Beets n’ Greens Juice

Posted by admin in Breakfast, Salad

After a weekend camping (and a little too much sugar) I’m feeling like I need a few extra nutrients this morning 🙂 I don’t juice very often (about once a month) and I don’t have a fancy juicer but I feel a bit of a…

Rumbi’s Salad

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I went out on a little date last night with the hubby. We stopped to grab a bite to eat at Rumbi’s Grill and this one seriously one of the best salads eveerrrr!! It’s the BBQ salad with tofu instead of chicken (no cheese, dressing…

Lunch Salad

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My favorite salads are the ones made after grocery shopping!! (The ones the day before are so sad-looking haha). I added some leftover steamed quinoa, black beans and some hemp seed for added protein. I drizzled olive oil and balsamic vinegar over top.  Oh and…

Spinach Pear Salad

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Here is a very simple salad that can be prepared in less than 10 minutes. The only chopping is the pepper and the pear. Drizzle it with the dressing and you have a fantastic lunch (to keep you a little more full you could add…

Easy Bean Salad

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I think that one of the best things that I have ever done for my long-term health was to incorporate more beans into my diet as a source of protein instead of always thinking it had to come from meat. Beans really should be right…