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Another Rainbow Salad

After a day of way too much strawberry ice cream I needed a meal that was ridiculously, obviously healthy; there is no way this salad could be misconstrued as anything but colourfully nutritious. 89 more words


nutty, seedy granola

1/3 cup extra-virgin olive oil
1/3 cup maple syrup
1/4 cup brown sugar
1 Tbsp kosher salt
2 cups rolled oats
1/2 cup chia seeds… 135 more words

The Main Event

Bright Orange Salad with Arugula and Cinnamon Sugar Pepitas

Speedy, bright and rather lively, this salad is a nice accompaniment to grilled or roasted beef, or serve it as a starter course.  If you don’t have time to make the Cinnamon Sugar Pepitas, toss in a handful of toasted slivered almonds for crunch.  191 more words


fig & cranberry granola

major fig binge lately. i can’t get enough. i whipped up some granola, based off the kitchn cookbook‘s recipe, and i’m pretty sure i’m never making granola… 257 more words


Coming soon...Saturday Smoothie Roundup!

Do you ever go on a Pinterest spree, only to realize that your lovely boards collect dust for eternity? Or am I the only one? Being the avid pinner that I am, (and seriously, if pinning were a job I would be a millionaire by now), I have an impressive stash of smoothie inspiration from around the web…colorful, vibrant, mouthwatering…and languishing unseen because I somehow end up making the same 2 smoothies… every….single…. 762 more words


Wedge Salad, Mexican Style

As a kid, I became familiar with two types of lettuce: romaine and iceberg. We would use them interchangeably for salads and for sandwiches. We would always have a simple iceberg salad with radishes, cucumber, tomato and red onion whenever the family got together for what I would call a… 263 more words