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Main Dish Salads

I love making main dish salads, the kind that are so packed full of ingredients and flavor that a salad becomes a whole meal! Two of my favorites are these recipes for Winter Spinach Chicken Salad Quinoa Bowl with Creamy Almond White Balsamic Dressing and  Chicken Quinoa Bowl with Walnut Sherry Molasses Vinaigrette, but there are tons of salad recipe ideas to check out here!

Chicken, Beet, and Arugula Quinoa Bowl with Walnut Sherry Molasses Vinaigrette

Fuel up and support heart health with this Chicken Quinoa Bowl with Walnut Sherry Molasses Vinaigrette. This recipe features lots of delicious produce, hearty quinoa, protein rich chicken, salty goat cheese, and nutty heart-healthy walnuts for a filling, satisfying meal.  This recipe was created in partnership with Fisher Nuts. Click HERE to save this Chicken Quinoa Bowl …

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Winter Spinach Chicken Salad Quinoa Bowl with Creamy Almond White Balsamic Dressing

Fuel up and support heart health with this Winter Spinach Chicken Salad Quinoa Bowl with Creamy Almond White Balsamic Dressing. It is the perfect loaded salad to enjoy this time of year. Salads have pretty much been my go-to lunch so far this year. Especially salads of the quinoa bowl variety – I have definitely …

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Rainbow Winter Quinoa Bowls with Maple Dijon Balsamic Dressing

I’ve partnered with Bob’s Red Mill to share a recipe using quinoa that supports heathy eating goals for 2017. Rainbow Winter Quinoa Bowls with Maple Dijon Balsamic Dressing features lots of delicious winter produce and hearty Organic Tricolor Quinoa for a filling, satisfying meal. I have been eating a lot of different salads for lunch …

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Buffalo Chicken Cobb Salad

Buffalo Chicken Cobb Salad is a fun twist on the classic Cobb salad. This recipe features buffalo grilled chicken, celery, blue cheese and blue cheese dressing paired with classic ingredients like lettuce, egg, and avocado. Buffalo Chicken Cobb Salad Cobb Salad is one of my favorite salads. It has been since the first time I …

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Grilled Mediterranean Vegetable Salad with Tomato Balsamic Vinaigrette

Isn’t it funny how sometimes the simplest things taste the best? For example: I LOVE (read: am obsessed with) oatmeal.  Not fancy oatmeal either. Written by: Taylor Kiser of Food Faith Fitness A little bit of cinnamon, apples and just cook ‘er in the microwave, and I am one happy camper. I can eat it …

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Layered Ground Chicken Taco Salad in a Jar

I’ve been seeing more and more jars in salads. I think they’re totally adorable, but also practical when you pack them right. I love how you can easily customize each individual servings and how easy it is to make a few different salads all at once to have on hand in the refrigerator. I recently …

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Curried Chicken Salad with Watercress

I was recently asked if I’d like to try the Tyson Frozen, Grilled & Ready Chicken Strips. While I don’t normally buy these types of convenience foods, this was a product I was interested in testing out. I’ve seen these strips at Costco and wondered if they were worth the price. Sometimes we all need …

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Mixed Greens with Oranges and Balsamic Steak

I had blood oranges for the first time a year or two ago. I loved them. I have always enjoyed citrus. Navel oranges, Cara Cara Oranges, Clementines, Mandarins, Lemons, Limes, Grapefruit. I enjoy them all and was glad to have yet another delicious fruit of citrus variety to eat. Plus, blood oranges are so pretty …

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