Summer Is All About Salads


I am always on the lookout for new salad recipes, especially this time of year when the farmers markets are over flowing with produce!  My new obsession is the recipes are amazing and easy to follow. Below is the grilled romaine … a Carolla favorite.

Food52 also has a hotline that answers any “burning” questions regarding the recipes.


Another site with great salad recipes is! Lovemysalad is an interactive site that allows you to share recipes, as well as view them being prepared on You Tube!  Talk about user friendly—there is a salapedia link that allows you to search for recipes with your favorite salad ingredients!  It can’t get any easier to eat a healthy well balanced meal!



One last of my faves for the

Just a taste of this site and you will get inspired to eat and serve your family only the best!  Sonnet is a holistic health coach and food educator with a passion for helping others live happy and healthy lives!  Sounds good, huh?  Because learning to eat well is a journey, a way of life. As Michael Pollen says- it doesn’t have to complicated just EAT REAL FOOD. MOSTLY GREEN.  That is one of the food rules I share with my clients, because it simply is the best advice without getting too complicated or throwing around diets!



From Food Rules:

Eating doesn’t have to be so complicated. In this age of ever-more elaborate diets and conflicting health advice, Food Rules brings a welcome simplicity to our daily decisions about food. Written with the clarity, concision and wit that has become bestselling author Michael Pollan’s trademark, this indispensable handbook lays out a set of straightforward, memorable rules for eating wisely, one per page accompanied by a concise explanation. It’s an easy-to-use guide that draws from a variety of traditions, suggesting how different cultures through the ages have arrived at the same enduring wisdom about food. Whether at the supermarket or an all-you-can-eat buffet, this is the perfect guide for anyone who ever wondered, “What should I eat?”

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