Category: Salads

Crunchy Ramen Noodle Salad

Crunchy Ramen Noodle Salad

This crunchy Ramen noodle salad is the perfect side dish for any barbecue or summer dinner.

Tomatoes Caprese Salad

Tomatoes Caprese Salad

A classic Italian salad of sweet tomatoes, creamy mozzarella and fresh picked basil is drizzled with olive oil and balsamic glaze for the ultimate summer side dish.

Apple Quinoa Spinach Salad

Apple Quinoa Spinach Salad

Turn an ordinary salad into a power spinach salad by adding protein-packed quinoa and fiber rich apples and pecans.

Autumn Pear Salad with Citrus Dressing

Autumn Pear Salad with Citrus Dressing

Every year I happily volunteer to bring the salad when we celebrate holidays with family. This super simple yet delicious Autumn Pear Salad with a Citrus Dressing is a winner on any dinner table. 

Watermelon Arugula Salad

Watermelon Arugula Salad

Sweet watermelon, juicy cucumber and salty feta cheese are the perfect flavor combination nestled on top of tangy arugula.

Beer Can Turkey Summer Berry Salad

Beer Can Turkey Summer Berry Salad

Fresh sweet summer berries are paired with succulent grilled turkey and served with a drizzle of blackberry balsamic vinaigrette. There’s no better way to celebrate summer!

Granny Smith Apple Pecan Chicken Salad

Granny Smith Apple Pecan Chicken Salad

Tart Granny Smith apples, meaty pecans and breaded chunks of chicken are topped with a homemade honey orange balsamic vinaigrette.

Pear and Butternut Squash Salad with a Maple Balsamic Vinaigrette

Pear and Butternut Squash Salad with a Maple Balsamic Vinaigrette

Salty and sweet with a kick. This pear and butternut squash salad is a favorite winter side dish and it’s perfect for lunch or any holiday get together.

Greek Avocado Pasta Salad

Greek Avocado Pasta Salad

Keep it cool this summer with this Greek avocado pasta salad featuring summer’s best vegetables. 

Grilled Shrimp Salad with Blackberries

Grilled Shrimp Salad with Blackberries

Fresh shrimp grilled pink to perfection is the perfect source of protein for any summer salad. Toss in some nectar sweet blackberries, crunchy almonds and crumbled blue cheese for a lunch worthy meal. 

Flank Steak Salad with Strawberries

Flank Steak Salad with Strawberries

Enjoy juicy marinated grilled flank steak and summer’s sweet strawberries sprinkled on top of fresh greens. 

Watermelon Chicken Salad with Pine Nuts and Feta

Watermelon Chicken Salad with Pine Nuts and Feta

Salty and sweet, this watermelon chicken salad it’s a perfect way to enjoy a light lunch that’s packed with protein and vitamin C.

Healthy Cobb Salad with an Aged Balsamic Vinaigrette

Healthy Cobb Salad with an Aged Balsamic Vinaigrette

Throw together a healthy Cobb salad with the leftovers in your fridge for an easy lunch or dinner.

Mixed Greens with Pork, Sliced Pears and Spicy Pecans

Mixed Greens with Pork, Sliced Pears and Spicy Pecans

The sweet syrup from red Anjou pears and the heat from the pecans add more flavor than you can even imagine to this simple healthy salad.  

Skillet Grilled Romaine Hearts with Homemade Caesar Dressing

Skillet Grilled Romaine Hearts with Homemade Caesar Dressing

Grilled romaine hearts take on a smokey flavor and are delicious with a drizzle of my homemade Caesar dressing. Grilled outdoors or inside using a skillet grill, you can enjoy this summer classic all year round.

Roasted Rainbow Winter Salad with Broccoli and Squash

Roasted Rainbow Winter Salad with Broccoli and Squash

By roasting the broccoli and the other veggies in the salad with some dried herbs the taste is transformed into something fabulous.

Winter Sweet Citrus Salad with Pomegranate & Pistachios

Winter Sweet Citrus Salad with Pomegranate & Pistachios

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with your sweetheart with a colorful arrangement of citrus on a bed of greens. This Winter Sweet Citrus Salad with Pomegranate & Pistachios says “I love you!” 

Pear & Blackberry Salad

Pear & Blackberry Salad

My Anjou Pear & Blackberry Salad with a Warm Bacon Vinaigrette is the perfect way to start any holiday meal.

Honeycrisp Apple Pecan Salad with an Apple Cider Vinaigrette

Honeycrisp Apple Pecan Salad with an Apple Cider Vinaigrette

This is the perfect fall salad that includes perfectly crisp apples with rotisserie chicken, pecans and crumbled goat cheese and topped with a homemade apple cider vinaigrette.

Grilled Shrimp, Peach & Goat Cheese Salad with Honey Balsamic Vinaigrette

Grilled Shrimp, Peach & Goat Cheese Salad with Honey Balsamic Vinaigrette

This salad dotted with goat cheese and pecans and drizzled with a honey balsamic vinaigrette is a winner.