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Hawaiian Poke Bowls with Canned Tuna

Rainbow Poke Bowl with Canned Tuna

Rainbow Poke Bowl with canned tuna ~ you can have this colorful and healthy Hawaiian favorite any time, anywhere, without having to source sushi grade raw fish ~ it’s a win win!…

Healthy and colorful Tuna Salad Mason Jars ~ theviewfromgreatisland.com

Healthy Layered Tuna Salad Jars

Want to make everyone at work jealous?  Pack one of these colorful and super healthy layered Tuna Salad Jars for lunch ~ they’re a delicious cure for the brown bag blues! This post is is sponsored by Genova Seafood®,…

Albacore Buddha Bowl Recipe ~ theviewfromgreatisland.com

Healthy Albacore Tuna Buddha Bowls

I make my quick and easy Albacore Tuna Buddha Bowls with pantry staples, and they’re packed with flavor, protein, and vibrant nutrition. This post is is sponsored by Genova Seafood®, and as you know, I greatly appreciate your support…

Chicken Salad with Poppy Seed Mayo ~ theviewfromgreatisland.com

Chicken Salad with Poppy Seed Mayonnaise

Chicken Salad with Poppy Seed Mayonnaise is an unexpected delight — everybody is going to beg for the recipe for this fun twist on a lunchtime classic, and the mayo is made completely from scratch! This Chicken Salad with…

Salmon and Zucchini Burgers ~ theviewfromgreatisland.com

Salmon and Zucchini Burgers

Salmon and Zucchini Burgers are tender and juicy atop a fresh watercress and blueberry salad.  This recipe turns leftover salmon into an elegant 30 minute meal, and it’s the perfect way to stretch a delicious but pricey fish. I’m…

Couscous Almondine Salad with a spiced lemon vinaigrette is a complete departure from your everyday pasta salad! ~ theviewfromgreatisland.com

Couscous Almondine Salad

This Couscous Almondine Salad is inspired by one of the pricey pre-made salads at my favorite grocery store — it’s easy to throw together, it’s chocked full of great tastes, it’s healthy as all get out, and it keeps…

Saffron Chicken and herb Salad from Jerusalem

Saffron Chicken & Herb Salad

Saffron Chicken & Herb Salad is a unique and explosive combination of flavors — I guarantee it’s like no other chicken salad you’ve ever had! Even after several years of food blogging I never find myself bored or out…

colorul and super healthy chopped salad

Chopped Salad with Spicy Tomato Vinaigrette

Chopped Salad with Spicy Tomato Vinaigrette ~ who in their right mind doesn’t love a great chopped salad?  This one has it all, and then some, making it a light and healthy meal that doesn’t skimp on anything! Hey…

10 Best Packable Lunches

Beyond the Sandwich: 10 Best Packable Lunches

We’re a nation of sandwich eaters, and while I have nothing against them,  I just think they’re a little…boring.  I’d so much rather have real food for lunch.  Here are a few of my favorite lunches on the go,…

Nordic Smoked Salmon Open Faced Sandwiches 10

Nordic Open Faced Smoked Salmon Sandwiches

Nordic Open Faced Smoked Salmon Sandwiches are exquisitely delicate and healthy ~ this is clean eating that that also happens to be insanely delicious. This is a complete change of pace for me.  Not only because I’ve been immersed…

Roasted Corn and Saffron Risotto

This has been a good year for corn around here.  I can’t remember a year when it’s been this consistently good, so I’m looking for creative ways to showcase it in our meals.  This is a simple but unexpected…

Minimal Monday: Layered 7-Bean Salad in a Jar

Layered salads in jars are hot on Pinterest right now.  I couldn’t figure out if they were a gimmick or not, so I decided to give one a try.  When it comes to salads in general, I’m really lazy,…

Miso Ramen with Shitake and Chicken

Miso Ramen with Shitake and Chicken is an amazing protein packed 30-minute meal that also happens to be low calorie, low fat, and utterly delicious! Sometimes I even surprise myself.  This luxurious soup couldn’t be farther from those brittle…

Fresh Corn Soup with Chili and Lime

Fresh Corn Soup with Chili and Lime ~ I can’t get enough fresh corn these days.  I’m sure you can’t either.  And we all know the best way to enjoy corn in season is right off the cob. But…

Vietnamese Summer Rolls with Spicy Peanut Dipping Sauce

If you can find a package of spring roll wrappers you can probably make these Vietnamese Summer Rolls with Spicy Peanut Dipping Sauce with what you already have in the fridge.  Just finely julienne lots of fresh veggies and…

Minimal Monday: Green Egg Salad

Egg Salad made with the last of the homemade GREEN GODDESS DRESSING. Rough chopped boiled eggs, a big spoonful of Green Goddess dressing, salt, pepper, a handful of watercress, on sprouted whole grain bread. Happy Monday!  …

Vidalia Onion and Ham Quiche

Vidalia Onion and Ham Quiche ~ Vidalias are famous for being so mild  they can be eaten raw, like an apple, but they’re wonderful cooked as well! Vidalia onions were developed in Georgia during the Depression because they grew…