Salads

A bowl of horta vrasta served with lemon wedges.

Horta Vrasta (Greek Boiled Leafy Greens)

Boiled Leafy Greens or Horta Vrasta in Greek are a staple in Greek cuisine and a popular side dish. This simple to make recipe is served dressed with good olive oil and lemon juice for a healthy, nutritious dish. Growing up in a Greek home, horta was something that was […]

Closeup of chickpea salad with flakes of tuna, red onion, feta and fresh dill served with lemon wedges.

Chickpea Salad with Tuna

This delicious and satisfying Chickpea Salad with Tuna is a healthy, high-protein meal or snack that comes together in just 10 minutes. This wholesome chickpea salad recipe (or revithosalata in Greek) is sprinkled with feta and fresh dill and drizzled with a lemony dressing for a perfect make-ahead lunch or […]

Mediterranean Couscous Salad

Mediterranean Couscous Salad

This Mediterranean Couscous Salad is packed with fresh vegetables and herbs and tossed in a bright lemon vinaigrette. This healthy salad is easy to make and works great for meal prepping! For far too long I had forgotten about couscous and how much I like it. Have you ever done […]

Cast Iron skillet with Roasted Radishes set on a table.

Roasted Radishes

Roasted Radishes are tossed in a lemon vinaigrette for a delicious and easy, low-carb side dish. This simple dish brings out the sweetness in radishes and is a great alternative to potatoes. It wasn’t until recently that I discovered my love for radishes. I love the peppery-kick and crunch they […]

Corn, Bacon and Arugula Pasta Salad in a serving bowl.

Corn, Bacon and Arugula Pasta Salad

This easy Corn, Bacon and Arugula Pasta Salad is smothered in a creamy honey Dijon dressing and loaded with fresh, sweet corn, crispy bacon and fresh arugula! It makes the perfect side to grilled meats and will be on repeat in our house all summer long! Barbecue season is upon […]

Cobb Salad with Honey Mustard Vinaigrette

Cobb Salad with Honey Mustard Vinaigrette

Learn how easy it is to make the BEST Cobb Salad with a delicious Honey Mustard Vinaigrette! This impressive salad is perfect as a side salad but so filling and protein-packed it works as a main meal too! We like our salads around here but rarely do we get as […]

Asian Citrus Soy Salad Dressing

Asian Citrus Soy Salad Dressing

Bring life to your salad greens with this simple Asian Citrus Soy Dressing! It’s tangy, delicious and ready in just 5 minutes! We love changing up our salads around here so we don’t get tired of them. Changing up the veggies, fruits, and proteins in a salad brings fresh new […]

Green Bean Salad with Lemon Herb Vinaigrette

Green Bean Salad with Lemon Herb Vinaigrette

This Green Bean Salad with Lemon Herb Vinaigrette is the perfect side salad for meals and holds up well for potlucks too! Simple, fresh and delicious! Recently, I was gifted a big bunch of green beans fresh from my mother in laws garden! Nothing beats fresh picked beans and so […]

A bowl of Healthy Mexican Street Corn Pasta Salad topped with lime wedges.

Healthy Mexican Street Corn Pasta Salad

This healthy Mexican Street Corn Pasta Salad is easy to make and so flavorful, it is sure to be a hit! It’s perfect for summer barbecues and pot lucks. Barbecue season is among us and this is my favourite time to break out all of the best side dish recipes […]