Jicama, I Hardly Knew Her!

Salads Perfect for the Fourth of July

If you are headed to a Fourth of July cookout tomorrow and you have been asked to bring a salad, the big question is, what to bring? You want something to "wow" those attending and not be the usual cut watermelon or potato and macaroni salads. You want your salad to bring as much color and flavor to the plates as the fireworks. You also want people to be dying to ask you for the recipe! ...more
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Chipotle Squash Salad with Jicama & Avocado from Eats Well with Others

All I had to do was read the recipe title and I knew this Chipotle Squash Salad with Jicama, Goat Cheese, and Avocado from Eats Well with Others was something I'd love to try. The squash is roasted and then tossed with jicama and lime juice and served on a bed of spinach with avocado and goat cheese. With all these great flavors going on in a Meatless Monday dinner I'm guessing no one will even think about meat!...more
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Mango Salsa Recipe and How to Choose and Carve a Pineapple

Gracing tables at picnics, potlucks, or barbeques, this sunny summer salsa is always a hit.  This non-recipe is effortless to make too. Save slaving away in the kitchen for Thanksgiving. After all, it’s summer summer summer time....more

How To Combat Superfood Hype

In every health or fitness magazine you’ll find a list. A list that contains the foods that are definitely (this time) going to help you lose weight, reduce your risk of cancer, increase your antioxidants or turn you in a better athlete. I have found myself on more than one shopping expedition armed with such a list. There I am, ready to fill my basket with the 8 ingredients that will turn me into a supermodel or, at the very least, into a healthier version of my 5’4” self....more

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Meatless Mondays: Black Bean Fiesta Veggie Burgers from Happy Healthy Life

Let's be honest; veggie burgers can be a little ho-hum, wouldn't you agree? But these Black Bean Fiesta Veggie Burgers from Happy Healthy Life are loaded with flavor from black beans, sweet potatoes, onion, garlic, lime, jalapeno, and lots of other tasty seasonings, and then they're topped with a fabulous-looking Cilantro-Jicama Fiesta Slaw.  This is something I'd love to eat any day of the week! ...more

I think vegans or non-vegans alike will love this.

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Pepita Crusted Chicken Salad with Sweet Adobo Vinaigrette

Pepita Crusted Chicken Salad with Sweet Adobo Vinaigrette. ...more