Kale & Quinoa Summer Salad

One of the best ways to help with weight loss or weight prevention is to plan ahead. Leaving your meals up to chance results in fast food stops, trips to the vending machine, and a lot of excess calories. If you can pile up on the weekends with fresh fruits and veggies, you’ll keep yourself… Continue reading Kale & Quinoa Summer Salad


Chopped Salad

One of my favorite salads is The Chopped Salad at California Pizza Kitchen. It’s so refreshing and light, but still has protein so you’re left feeling full. There aren’t too many CPKs here on the east coast, so I usually stop for lunch when I see them. I was seriously craving CPK when I decided… Continue reading Chopped Salad

Salads, vegetable dishes

Curry Cauliflower and Lentil Salad

This is going to sound sort of odd, but have you ever had a craving for something that you’ve never eaten? Out of no where a few weeks ago, I was craving a salad with roasted cauliflower, lentils, and curry vinaigrette. The closest thing I’ve had to this would be something on an Indian food… Continue reading Curry Cauliflower and Lentil Salad


Summer Watermelon Salad

Watermelon is the essence of summer. There’s an unwritten rule somewhere in the laws of entertaining, that if you have people over in the summer, you must provide watermelon. It’s sweet, colorful, and a classic. One of my favorite things to do in the kitchen is take classic ingredients, and serve them in a way… Continue reading Summer Watermelon Salad