Salads Archive

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Kale/Spinach Salad

Now that the temperatures are climbing, I am looking for healthy, light meals. I wanted to come up with a healthy salad that combines some of my favorite antioxidant-rich and detoxifying leafy greens like kale, spinach and chard. I also love brussel sprouts and they are packed with all kinds of nutrients including folate, vitamin […]

Quinoa Corn Edamame Salad

  Ingredients: 2 cups frozen, shelled, edamame 1 cup frozen corn 1 cup cooked, cooled quinoa (leftover is great) 1 green onion, sliced (just green parts) 1/2 red sweet bell pepper, diced 1 tablespoon minced fresh cilantro 1 1/2 tablespoons olive oil 1 tablespoon freshly squeezed lemon juice 1 tablespoon freshly squeezed lime juice 1/4 […]

Corn and Heart of Palm Salad

  Ingredients: 2 14.5 ounce cans of sweet corn, drained (or 4 cups frozen corn, thawed) 1 14.5 ounce can hearts of palm, drained and chopped ¼ cup chopped red onion ¼ cup chopped parsley (optional) 3 avocados, cut into chunks juice of one lemon ½ teaspoon kosher salt ¼ teaspoon freshly ground black pepper […]

Mango Salsa

  Ingredients: 2 ripe mangos, peeled and cut into ¼ inch chunks ½ small red onion, chopped ¼ cup chopped fresh cilantro 1 or 2 jalapenos, seeded and chopped ½ teaspoon salt Directions: Combine mango, onion, cilantro, jalapeno and salt in a small bowl. Refrigerate for at least 1 hour and serve with tortilla chips.