Posts Tagged: “salad”

  • spinach salad on table

    Strawberry Fields Spinach Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette

    Perfect for an Easter holiday table or weeknight meal, this colorful spring-inspired salad packs a flavor punch with every bite! Spinach, strawberries, bacon, feta, red onion, and more are topped with a mild, lemony, sweet dressing that’s sure to please all ages.

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  • Chopped Bacon and Brussels Sprout Salad

    Looking for a salad recipe that is great for a large group? Our Chopped Bacon and Brussels Sprout Salad has proven to be a crowd pleaser. My friend Carolyn served up this Bacon and Brussels Sprout Salad at our small group a few weeks ago. Our large group devoured it

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  • Caprese Salad - A quick and easy summer side to help use up all those delicious garden tomatoes.

    Caprese Salad: A Quick & Easy Summer Side

    People think I’m a gardener because I have a garden and somehow miraculously have enough produce to give away to my neighbors. But, the truth is: My mom is the gardener who set me up for success, and my 9-year-old son is the gardener who has kept our little plot

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  • Cranberry Spinach Salad with Creamy Citrus Dressing

    Cranberry Spinach Salad with Creamy Citrus Dressing

    This colorful Cranberry Spinach Salad and Creamy Citrus Dressing came from my mom and was a delightful hit at our family’s Christmas celebration. The dressing is just about perfect in my estimation–citrusy, light, yet creamy-tasting. A simple mix of baby spinach, dried cranberries, feta or goat cheese crumbles, and some toasted

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  • Corn and Blueberry Salad

    Corn and Blueberry Salad

    Guest post by Sarah from The Pajama Chef. You guys are going to love her and her recipe! She’s so sweet and has a real talent for really good food. Hey everyone! I’m so glad that Rachel and Polly asked me to guest post on Thriving Home today… and not

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  • garden greek salad

    Garden Greek Salad Recipe

    It’s not often I get addicted to a salad and can’t stop eating it. But, I did with this Garden Greek Salad. (Oh, and this one, too.) Who doesn’t want to be addicted to veggies?!? You can make this simple salad almost any way you like it. Here’s another version I

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  • Wilted Lettuce Salad

    Simply Good Wilted Lettuce Salad

    Although this is the simplest salad ever, I feel it is my duty to pass along the recipe that left us longing for more. A friend from church sent my husband home with two bags of fresh garden lettuce and a recipe called “Wilted Lettuce Salad (so simple, so good).” 

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  • Cobb Salad

    My Favorite Cobb Salad

    I received this Cobb Salad as a fresh meal* for our Freezer Club this week. It is colorful, complex in flavor and texture, and a crowd-pleaser. Hope you enjoy this easy and healthy recipe! *In case you’re wondering about the “fresh meal” concept…each round of Freezer Club, we try to have

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  • Garden Fresh Tabbouleh Salad is a great way to use up veggies and eat on a delicious bowl of healthy goodness all week long!

    Garden Fresh Tabbouleh Salad

    A friend and I have lately been lamenting/joking about how having kids has stolen some of our IQ. I wouldn’t have it any other way, of course. But with all the antioxidants in this Tabbouleh Salad I had for lunch, I’m hoping what functioning neurons are left might be sharpened! There

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