Salads

Quinoa Chickpea Greek Salad

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A delicious quinoa chickpea Greek salad makes a healthy vegetarian protein filled side dish or main dish. Sometimes simple is best.  What’s better than having an all in one salad?  Seriously, this could be main course and side dishes all rolled into one.  Check it out, you have carbs, protein and healthy fats and lots […]

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Whole Grain Spelt Mini Pitas with Greek Salad – Two Ways!

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So I’ve been trying to think up some fun kids lunch ideas and I think either of these ideas could be fun.  Who needs any kind of premade kids lunch packs?  Let your kids make their own Greek Pizzas or Stuffed Mini Pitas 🙂  It might be a little messy for my soon to be […]

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Marinated Summer Squash Salad

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First of all, I wanted to start off by saying thank you to everyone for your support on my last post.  My posting has obviously slowed down a lot more than I thought it would, but again, I don’t plan to be gone for too long – although I’m sure it will still be a […]

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Simple Sweet and Tangy Coleslaw

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I’m finally getting some veggies from my garden!  I had to share that – it’s seemed like I would never get anything but even now I’m almost overrun with cherry tomatoes.  Yay!  And I even used a pepper out of my garden the other day, even though it probably could have used some more time […]

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Peanut Sauce or Salad Dressing

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First off, I have to apologize.  I meant to post this last week.  Or was it the week before?  I remember a couple people were curious about my salad creation and I was so excited to share it, but I had forgotten to take pictures and then I completely forgot.  Then suddenly, I realized I […]

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Caesar Salad with Lemon Roasted Chickpeas

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Well, salad season is in full force.  I don’t know about you, but for a lot of meals, heavy, cooked foods just don’t sound good to me when it’s hot outside(and inside for that matter).  I actually have another salad dressing to share with you in a few days but for now, this one is […]

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Cranberry Sunflower Seed Salad

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With warmer weather coming I find myself wanting more raw veggies and salads.  It makes me even more impatient for my garden.  I’m so excited to start planting everything outside at the end of this month!  I’ve been seeing recipes for zucchini everywhere already.  I had so much zucchini last year I couldn’t deal with […]

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