Tag Archives: Salad

Honey Mustard Dressing

Created by 11-year old Nikki, not only is this dressing kid-approved, it's got momma's stamp of approval as it is loaded with nutrients. It comes together quickly and easily so it is perfect for weeknight madness! Using creamy avocado as the base for this dressing packs it with heart-healthy fats and other nutrients like fibre and vitamin E. The balance between tang and...

Caprese Quinoa Salad

Fresh and fragrant, delicious and satisfying. The classic Italian antipasto salad, Caprese, becomes more nourishing by combining it with protein-packed and mineral-rich quinoa. Plus, adding some dark leafy greens, such as baby spinach, makes this delicious dish even healthier! Best served cold as a side, or alternatively can be eaten as a vegetarian meal given it is loaded with protein from both the quinoa...

Kale and Quinoa Tabbouleh

This is a healthy dish made even healthier! Tabbouleh is an vegetarian dish, or salad, that typically consists of tomatoes, parsley, bulgar wheat (or couscous) and lots of other fresh ingredients. This version uses quinoa, making this dish gluten-free, and adds baby kale helping to boost the nutritional profile even higher. Lemony and fresh, this dish is delicious even during the winter months when we want a light side to...

The Kale Crusader Salad

We call this dish the crusader because it is a powerful combination of ingredients that works hard to fill you with powerful antioxidants, raw enzymes, plant-based protein, healthy fats, vitamins and minerals that will leave you feeling satisfied and supercharged! Make a big batch and use it throughout the week as a meal (just add some additional protein), a side to any meal...

Salmon & Avocado Salad

Who craves fatty foods? We do! A common craving, especially during the colder months when we yearn comfort, warmth and nourishment. But instead of indulging in unhealthy fats, let's all do our health (and waistlines!) a favour by opting for good fats such as omega-3 fatty acids and other healthy fats. Those that keep us sharp, focused and satisfied, our metabolism roaring and our...