Posts Tagged ‘salad’

Southwestern Salad in a Jar

Eating out is certainly a vice of mine. And with my job in food and my job in sales, I tend to eat out A LOT! So, it’s not a surprise that lunches out are a thing.  And, because life is busy, grabbing a bite someplace is usually what I resort to as I barely…

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Vegetarian Taco Salad

It’s only a few days before the official “hello” to summer and I’ve been on a bit of a health kick. Before you roll your eyes at me, I’m not saying I don’t eat tacos or pasta I mean who can stop eating that!? but I’ve been trying to cook less meat and incorporate more vegetables and…

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Dinner to beat the summer heat

Ah. Long summer nights. Beautiful and HOT! Especially without air conditioning  (which my new condo lacks). While getting zero relief from the heat, all I can do is become a blob on the couch (or cold floor) until the sun goes down. There’s no surprise that most city goers lack energy to cook dinner and,…

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Caesar Salad

There’s no reason why you can’t have the things you love while you watch your waistline.  So today, I wanted to make myself a Caesar Salad with homemade croutons and dressing. No mayo, No problem.  It’s all the flavor with less of the calories. This recipes doesn’t have anchovy (I know, I know) but you can easily…

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Spanish Rice Salad

One thing I missed while living on the Island was Atlas Cafe’s Vegan Plate.   For a salad, it packs a punch! Fresh citrus greens, Salsa, Spanish Rice, Black beans and Avocado. So, when I moved to Vancouver I decided to create something similar to satisfy my taste buds. Check it out! Pico De Gallo: Check…

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