Southwestern Black Bean, Quinoa and Mango Salad

This healthy Southwestern Black Bean, Quinoa and Mango Salad is delicious, a great way to get more vegetables and plant-based foods to your diet. Quinoa, black beans, mango and vegetables with cilantro and lime juice – a delicious combination perfect for lunch or as a side dish. (perfect for Meatless Mondays!) Leftovers are great, the […]

Greek Pasta Salad

This Greek Pasta Salad is light and fresh, loaded with garden tomatoes, bell peppers and cucumbers tossed in a homemade Greek dressing with Kalamata olives and Feta cheese. Perfect for summer parties or potlucks! Greek Pasta Salad I love pasta salad, but taking my Greek Salad recipe and adding it to pasta is my favorite […]

This Simple Tomato Salad Has Me Questioning My Loyalty to Caprese

We’ve partnered with Cakebread Cellars—a Napa Valley winery renowned for its elegant and food-friendly bottlings—to share the simply delicious salad we’ll be making all summer long, plus the best wine to pair it with. I have always been a sucker for a simple Caprese salad. Ripe, juicy slices of tomato fanned between thick wedges of […]

Zesty Lime Shrimp and Avocado Salad

Zesty Lime Shrimp and Avocado Salad, a light and refreshing salad that requires no cooking! Lime juice and cilantro are the key ingredients to creating this wonderful, healthy salad you’ll want to make all summer long. Zesty Lime Shrimp and Avocado Salad Made with shrimp and the freshest ingredients – avocados, tomatoes, red onion, cilantro […]

5 Highly Makeable Salads You’ll Want to Eat for Every Lunch & Dinner

When we kicked off our latest recipe contest, Your Greatest Salad of All Time, we can’t say our motives were entirely altruistic. Because, c’mon, who doesn’t love a brilliant new salad formula? In the summer months, there’s nothing more valuable than meeting your new favorite sal-pal. Bonus points if it comes drizzled with a dressing […]

Salmon Avocado Salad

This Salmon Avocado Salad is made with my two favorite super foods – avocado and wild salmon. I could eat this every day! Salmon Avocado Salad With the warmer weather, all I want to eat is salad these days. A big green salad with salmon, tomatoes and avocado is usually what I crave when I […]

Chickpea Salad with Cucumbers and Tomatoes

This healthy, summer Chickpea Salad with cucumbers and tomatoes is great for lunch or as a side dish with anything you’re grilling! Chickpea Salad I’m always craving chickpeas, it’s my favorite legume and I just can’t get enough! I toss them in any salad I eat for added protein. Some chickpea salad recipes on rotation […]

A 10-Minute Make-Ahead Salad That’s All About the Cheese

We’re partnering with California goat cheese maker Cypress Grove to show you all the ways you can enjoy goat cheese at every meal, from a loaded-up cheese board for dinner (yes, dinner!) to this cheesy broccoli salad that’s perfect for lunch. My boyfriend Nate and I have always appreciated a good cheese salad. Yes, cheese […]

This Hearty Chickpea Fattoush Is Spring’s Favorite Salad

I adore salads of all kinds—leafy and grain-based and everything in between. If you asked me to pick a favorite, I’d have an impossible time. The many factors I’d consider send my brain into a tailspin: What’s in season? What ingredients am I obsessed with at the moment? What are my mood and appetite on […]

California Grilled Chicken Avocado and Mango Salad

4 Freestyle Points 258 Calories Grilled Chicken pairs beautifully with avocados and mangoes in this delicious salad, perfect for those warmer nights you don’t want to heat up the kitchen. Tropical fruits like mangoes and avocados are my favorite fruits. Paired together in this salad with grilled chicken, it couldn’t be more delicious! More recipes […]