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  • apple fennel and salami salad

    Apple, Fennel, and Salami Salad

    Apple, Fennel, and Salami Salad is an easy working lunch that really hits the spot with a sweetly satisfying dose of crunch. This unusual fall salad came together in a flash…

  • roasted apple and radicchio salad in a bowl

    Fall Forward Salad Recipes

    Salads can transition beautifully into Fall when you’ve got the right ingredients and the right attitude. These delicious and healthy salads will help you pivot from summer to fall without missing…

  • spaghetti salad in a white bowl

    Spaghetti Salad ~ a family favorite!

    Spaghetti Salad is what you make for dinner when you’ve got loads of fresh produce but you’re craving comfy carbs (sound familiar?)…this easy season spanning recipe combines hot garlicky pasta with a…

  • Grilled Cornbread Panzanella

    My Cornbread Panzanella is buttery grilled cornbread meets juicy tomatoes, red onion, and basil for a fresh take on the classic Italian tomato bread salad!…

  • Japanese cucumber salad

    Japanese Cucumber Salad (Sunomono)

    Japanese Cucumber Salad (Sunomono) is a crunchy salad that makes a refreshing side dish to Asian recipes, sandwiches, burgers, etc.  These healthy sweet and sour pickled cucumbers are packed with flavor.…

  • CORN AND BASIL SALAD

    Creamy Sweet Corn Salad

    My Creamy Sweet Corn Salad recipe is an easy summer side dish with lots of fresh basil and a yummy sour cream and buttermilk dressing.  This simple salad could easily steal…

  • Russian style beet salad in a white bowl

    Russian Beet Salad with Sour Cream and Dill

    Russian Beet Salad with Sour Cream and Dill is going to be my vibrant stand in for potato salad this summer. I toss sweet earthy beets with a creamy dressing and…

  • lentil and cucumber salad

    Lentil Salad Recipe with Cucumber and Mint

    Lentil Salad Recipe with Cucumber and Mint is a simple and refreshing side dish or light lunch.  I’ll show you how to cook healthy dried lentils so they’re tender, not mushy!…

  • Mexican street corn potato salad

    Mexican Street Corn Potato Salad

    My Mexican Street Corn Potato Salad recipe borrows the incredible flavors of elote, complete with the creamy sauce, fresh lime, cilantro, and crumbly cotija cheese ~ it’s perfect for your next potluck or…

  • Asiago macaroni salad

    Asiago Pasta Salad Recipe

    Asiago Pasta Salad is a simple summer side dish that plays well with any meal. Think buttery farfalle drenched in cheesy mayo with a touch of pimento and black olive.  Aka heaven…

  • deviled egg potato salad in a bowl

    Deviled Egg Potato Salad

    My Deviled Egg Potato Salad recipe is a delicious mashup between everybody’s favorite retro appetizer and everybody’s favorite picnic salad.  We’ll be making this one on repeat all spring and summer…

  • tossing a chopped Italian salad

    Chopped Italian Salad Recipe

    My Chopped Italian Salad is your excuse to open up the doors and take dinner outside.  It’s a combination of crunchy veggies and Mediterranean flavors that just can’t be beat.…

  • spring salmon salad on a white platter with fresh veggies

    Spring Salmon Salad Platter

    This Spring Salmon Salad Platter is an ode to springtime ~ think Easter, Passover, Mother’s Day, or your best friend’s shower.  It’s a healthy side of wild salmon served chilled over…

  • colorful 7 bean salad

    7 Bean Salad with Chimichurri Dressing

    7 Bean Salad with Chimichurri Dressing ~ why should steak get all the perks?  This healthy bean salad takes full advantage of the jolt of flavor you’ll get from my favorite…

  • colorful and healthy gluten free cauliflower couscous salad

    Mediterranean Cauliflower Couscous Salad

    Mediterranean Cauliflower Couscous Salad ~ healthy cauliflower turns a grain salad into a gluten free glow bowl full of fresh vibrant flavors ~ if you love easy cauliflower rice recipes you’ll…

  • harvest wild rice salad in glass and silicone baking dish

    Harvest Wild Rice Salad

    My Harvest Wild Rice Salad recipe is a delicious celebration of the season and a holiday potluck masterpiece. Have you been asked to bring a side? Go bold with a colorful…

  • roasted apple and radicchio salad in a bowl

    Roasted Apple and Radicchio Salad

    Roasted Apple and Radicchio Salad with Meyer Lemon Horseradish Dressing is the “it” salad of the season, and a show stopper for Thanksgiving.  It’s naturally gluten free, low carb, paleo, keto…

  • farro salad

    Lunch Prep: Loaded Farro Salad

    Lunch Prep: Loaded Farro Salad ~ this healthy grain salad is packed with protein, fiber, complex carbohydrates, and lots of flavor and crunch, aka everything you need to deliciously power through…

  • wheat berry salad in a glass jar

    Lunch Prep: Instant Pot Wheat Berry Salad

    Lunch Prep: Instant Pot Wheat Berry Salad ~ as part of a new series I’ll be sharing  easy, healthy, make ahead lunch recipes that keep well and pack well. This whole…

  • a bowl of sour cream and onion potato salad with fresh chives

    Sour Cream and Onion Potato Salad

    Sour Cream and Onion Potato Salad ~ do you love potato salad?  Do you love sour cream and onion potato chips?  I think you know where I’m going here…this creative take…

  • 5 Vibrant Summer Dinner Bowls

    5 Vibrant Summer Dinner Bowls~ sure, we have to eat dinner, but it’s summer, and the classic square meal just isn’t cutting it right now.  I’m going with nourishing, satisfying meals-in-a-bowl bursting…

  • four different melon salads

    Four Simple Melon Salads

    Four Simple Melon Salads to celebrate laid back summer food ~ make one of these juicy sweet/savory salads for your friends and family, or for a little personal indulgence.  No recipes…

  • Crunchy and healthy Asian Slaw in a bowl

    Asian Slaw

    My vibrant vegan Asian Slaw comes with an awesome crunch and a killer creamy peanut dressing.  (It tastes so good you don’t even realize how ridiculously healthy it is.)  Make it…

  • Classic Side Dish Recipes

    Classic Summer Sides 2.0

    Classic Summer Sides 2.0 ~ your side dish game is about to get a big boost, these upgraded recipes are bright, bold, and just a whole lot better.  You (and your…

  • a bowl of corn and cucumber salad

    Corn and Cucumber Salad

    Corn and Cucumber Salad is a classic summer side that goes well with anything off the grill, and makes a nice change from coleslaw and potato salad.  It’s got a mild…

  • Burrata Caprese Salad with colorful heirloom tomato wedges

    Burrata Caprese Salad

    Burrata Caprese Salad ~ a great tomato salad is on regular rotation throughout the summer here.  My latest?  A chunky riff on Caprese, with thick wedges of heirloom tomatoes, a luscious…