Grain and Herb Salad

Grocery List 2 cups quinoa (or your favourite grain - bulgar or rice or even some barley) 1 cup fresh herbs (I used a combination of parsley, cilantro & dill)1/2 cup cherry tomatoes, halved 1 bell pepper, diced 1/4 cup red onion, diced 1/8 cup pumpkin seeds 1/8 cup sunflower seeds Vinaigrette 1/4 cup lemon [...]

Kale Caprese Salad

Grocery List 4 cups kale leaves, washed and stems removed2 cloves garlic, minced1 pint cherry tomatoes, quartered½ cup fresh mozzarella¼ cup fresh basil, julienne sliced1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oildash of salt and pepper How to make it 1. To a large bowl, combine kale leaves, garlic, and 1 tablespoon olive oil.2. [...]

Simple Everyday Salad

The title says it all. A simple salad. The perfect side dish too any meal (brunch, lunch, dinner) Grocery List 3 cups romaine lettuce (or your favourite leafy green) 1/2 cup goat cheese, crumbled 1 tbsp capers, drained 2 red pearl onions, thinly sliced 1 cup cucumber, sliced and halved 1 plum tomato, diced 1/4 [...]

Crunchy Thai Broccoli Salad

Grocery List 1 medium head broccoli, VERY finely chopped into bite sized pieces (3-4 cups FINELY diced)2-3 cups packed shredded red cabbage1 cup shredded carrots1 red bell pepper, diced¼ cup diced green onions (mostly green part)1 jalapeno, seeded and finely diced1/2 cup chopped fresh cilantroFor the dressing:¼ cup natural creamy peanut butter2 1/2 tablespoons low sodium gluten free soy sauce or coconut aminos1 tablespoon honey (or pure maple syrup)1 tablespoon rice vinegar1 tablespoon sesame oil (or [...]