fall salad with turkey, brussels sprouts, blue cheese, pomegranate & walnuts

Anyone else's clothes fitting just a tad tighter today after the Thanksgiving holiday? Bet the pumpkin pie, apple coffee cake, and pumpkin cinnamon rolls (recipe coming soon!) had absolutely nothing to do with it... While I loved every moment of indulgence last week, I definitely had a craving for something a little lighter to balance… Continue reading fall salad with turkey, brussels sprouts, blue cheese, pomegranate & walnuts

meal prep: roasted butternut squash salad with chicken, cranberries, walnuts & goat cheese + shallot apple cider vinaigrette

It's officially fall in Dallas! Okay, it may go back up to 80+ degrees later this week, but for now, it's cooler and I'll take it. This was the perfect salad to not only help mark the beginning of fall, but also fill us up at lunchtime. Be sure to save time and get those… Continue reading meal prep: roasted butternut squash salad with chicken, cranberries, walnuts & goat cheese + shallot apple cider vinaigrette

roasted cauliflower, feta, & orzo salad

Cauliflower, I know. Please don't run away! Hear me out on this one. This was another camping trip recipe favorite between four self-proclaimed "I don't usually love cauliflower" people. I just don't know what else to say except this salad is SO good. Ridiculously good. Please make it as soon as you can. We made… Continue reading roasted cauliflower, feta, & orzo salad

meal prep: greek chicken salad with house dressing

With bold Greek flavors like lemon, garlic, and olive, it's easy to forget you're eating healthy with this Greek chicken salad. But I must say, the star of the show here is the amazing house dressing. I joined the create your own salad dressing bandwagon a few years ago when I realized my favorite dressing… Continue reading meal prep: greek chicken salad with house dressing

meal prep: salsa chicken salad with chipotle ranch dressing

  A few weeks ago, I shared with you one of our favorite weeknight recipes--crockpot salsa chicken. Here's another great use for that salsa chicken--a meal prep salad. Served on a bed of lettuce and paired with a homemade, yet lightened up chipotle ranch, it's a healthier way to fit in your lunchtime Tex-Mex cravings.… Continue reading meal prep: salsa chicken salad with chipotle ranch dressing