Category: Sides

  • Tomato and Avocado Salad

    Tomato and Avocado Salad

    A very simple yet super delicious and healthy one.  It’s one that I could so eat every single day and never get tired of.  It’s a salad, not so much a whole complete meal unless you wanted to add some protein to it of some sort, but nonetheless amazing!  It’s full of healthy fats that […]

  • Russian Salad

    Russian Salad

    History: Historians believe that this salad was the creation of a French chef, M. Olivier, owner and chef of The Hermitage restaurant in Moscow, Russia in the 1860s. Originally cold roast game was used in the salad instead of chicken. All I know is that I can’t imagine the Christmas season without it….can you? Image […]

  • Quick Avocado Salad Recipe

    Quick Avocado Salad Recipe

      Directions: Soak 1/4 thinly sliced red onion in cold water, about 10 minutes. Whisk 1/4 cup orange juice, the juice of 1 lime, 1 tablespoon honey, 2 teaspoons dijon mustard, 1/2 teaspoon salt, and pepper to taste in a bowl. Whisk in 3 tablespoons olive oil. Drain the onion; toss with 2 bunches watercress, […]

  • Is Your Salad Making You Fat?

    Is Your Salad Making You Fat?

    Salad…whether you love it or hate it, you need to be aware that salad is not always a nutritious and healthy option. Don’t get me wrong, I love salads and eat them all the time. They can be good for you but, depending on what you put in and on them, salads can also be […]

  • Cajun Chicken Pasta

    Cajun Chicken Pasta

    This is an exceedingly yummy, decadent pasta dish with chicken, vegetables, and lots and lots of scrumptious carbs. It’s a cinch to throw together, and if you don’t have prepared Cajun spice in your cabinet, you can just throw a few spices together to make your own combination. Different Cajun spice mixtures use different combinations […]