Coconut Kale Salad with Pecans

Kale is such a fantastic green loaded with healthy benefits. The shredded coconut gives this salad a light sweetness, and the pecans lend a nice texture and crunch. Lightly sauteed the flavors meld,and smell delicious when cooking. This is my go to when I want a light lunch or dinner I'll toss in some canned …

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Sweet Chili Chickpea Salad with Cashews and Snow Peas

There are so many wonderful flavors and textures in this salad. Chickpeas, snap peas, red pepper, coconut flakes, and cashews tossed in a sweet chili orange sauce compliments all the ingredients so well. I love making this for summer parties and gatherings with friends. Yield: 10 servings Ingredients:  2 cans Chickpeas 1/2 snow peas 1 …

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Basil and Walnut Pesto Pasta Salad

I love making this in the Summertime.  Its fresh full of healthy ingredients, and so easy it's ready in just a few minutes! I love to take this to friend's barbecues, and lunches at work. I also love to toss in a can of tuna with this salad for a simple and satisfying dinner. Ingredients: …

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Fresh Garden Egg Salad with Broccoli, Cauliflower, and Cherry Tomatoes

This is a quick, healthy lunch that’s ready in minutes. To save time you can also hard boil the eggs the day before, and keep in the fridge until you’re ready to make this dish. Yield: 6 servings Ingredients: 6 eggs 1 roma tomato, or ½ cup of cherry tomatoes ½ cup raw broccoli ½ …

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Crab Salad with Capers and Fresh Parsley

This delicious crab salad, is ready in minutes and great to make when you don't have a lot of time. Serve over toasted bread, lettuce wraps, salad, or mix with pasta. Yield: 2 servings Ingredients: 1 can crab, drained 2 tbsp. mayonnaise 1 cup plain greek yogurt 1 scallion, sliced thin 1 cucumber, peeled and …

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Broccoli, Kale, and Avocado Salad

This lovely salad, is a light healthy option. Full of creamy avocado, broccoli, and fresh kale. I love to make this salad after a long day at work, its ready in minutes, and full of healthy fats like avocado and olive oil. Yield: 2 servings Ingredients: 1 bunch kale leaves 1/2 cup broccoli; diced 2 …

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Citrus Shrimp Salad Stuffed Peppers

The fresh citrus zest really brightens up this dish, and served in cute and colorful bell peppers it’s an all in one go to recipe! Note: To zest the lemon and lime, wash well and dry. Carefully using a micro plane, gently rub the fruit along the grater until you get to the white of the …

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