Mexican Cobb Salad

Mexican Cobb Salad Looking for the Copy-cat El Pollo Loco Mexican Cobb Salad? Mexican Chopped salads are super easy to throw together and can be made for lunch or dinner. Adding Grilled chicken to make this a Grilled Chicken Mexican Chopped Salad makes this salad or dense and can be easy done. Personally this salad is hearty enough without grilled chicken in my opinion. But if you want it to be more similar to the el pollo loco salad add it away! This salad is perfectly topped with a creamy cilantro dressing to make it even more amazing! Hope you …

Wedge Salad

Wedge Salad Wedge Salads have always been a favorite of mine to order at restaraunts. After ordering them weekend after weekend on date night I decided one night to whip up my own. I did not realize how simple and potentially cheap and fast wedge salads were to make! They are a type of salad that can be customized very easily and made within minutes. Wedge Salads are really a personal preference (mine and my husbands are completely different) But here is what my husband and I put on our wedge salads   Wedge Salad Head of Iceberg Lettuce toppings: tomatoes, …

Chinese Chicken Salad

My Favorite Chinese Chicken Salad The key to the perfect Chinese chicken salad is the chicken having the right breading, the salad having enough crunch, and the perfect dressing! I love applebee’s…yes i know…some people (like my husband) aren’t fans. But man I love it. So one day I was wondering How do you make applebees oriental chicken salad. And that is when this copycat applebees recipe was born! I absolutely love this salad!! That is all I can say! It is in my top 3 favorite salads for sure! And better yet when I serve my husband this salad …

Top 5 Companies that are changing society

Top 5 Companies that are changing society

Top 5 Companies Changing Society One of my favorite things about being a food blogger is having the chance to work with brands that I already love. Stonyfield has always been one of those companies. Besides the taste and quality of ingredients another thing I love is getting to know the companies better. A little over a year ago I was able to go on a farm tour for Stonyfield and see the behind the scenes are their mission to create great quality products all while helping to “save the earth”! So today when they announced that they were part …

Summer Time Spinach Salad with a Creamy Citrus Poppyseed Dressing

Summer Time Spinach Salad with a Creamy Citrus Poppyseed Dressing

It gets hot here in Arizona during the summertime! I am always looking for refreshing lunch and dinners to enjoy that don’t heat up the house! This salad paired with bowtie pasta takes it up a notch and makes it a little heartier. Which means you can enjoy it for dinner as well as lunch! I always love using Stonyfield Greek yogurt to create a creamy dressing to pair my salad with! I love using these 5.3 ounce containers because they are perfectly measured with the right amount of Greek yogurt to make a dressing for my family!  There is …

Loaded Berry and Feta Spinach Salad

Loaded Berry and Feta Spinach Salad

Last week I ate this salad for 3 days straight. Some of those days I had it for lunch and dinner. I was obsessed with it and was sad when everything was gone and I couldn’t throw this salad together! The colors of the entire salad just made me feel happy too! I love when I am eating bright color foods that it makes me in a better happier mood for some reason! Please tell me I am not the only one! Also have fresh healthier ingredients always seems to help too! When taking pictures of meals that I make …

Steak Cobb Salad

Steak Cobb Salad

I love a good variety salad with different types of toppings. But sometimes I get on a certain salad kick and cannot get off of it! At the beginning of my pregnancy I could have eaten a wedge salad every single day. Well that has come and gone and now I am all about a yummy cobb salad.  My husband and I like different things on our salads. So I love having a cobb salad where there is still plenty of things on the salad if you don’t like a thing or two and have to take it off. I …

Turkey Fajita Lettuce Wraps

Turkey Fajita Lettuce Wraps

Happy New Year!!! A healthier lifestyle seems to always be a New Years resolution every year for myself and I believe most of you out there! In my opinion the best way to start is small steps! With meals that you know you already enjoy with a healthier spin on it! So after I did my turkey breast prep by cooking it in a slow cooker and slicing it I decided to make one of my families favorite dinners! Fajitas! Except I used turkey as the main source of protein to lower the fat and cholesterol  content and up the …

Chicken and Veggies Kabobs with Tzatziki Sauce

Chicken and Veggies Kabobs with Tzatziki Sauce

Our family loves kabobs. I feel like my kids eat more of their dinner when it is on a stick then any other form. I could have the same exact dish just on my kids plate and they wouldn’t touch it but put it on a kabob and they are all for it! These plate has a few of my favorite things to eat on it. This loaded Italian salad is a personal favorite. I keep all the ingredients in my fridge and serve this weekly with our meals. It is my husbands favorite salad right now and usually ends …