Spinach Salad with Strawberries, Peaches, Candied Walnuts, Goat Cheese & Poppyseed Dressing

Spinach Salad with strawberries, peaches, candied walnuts, goat cheese and a crazy good (and crazy easy) homemade poppyseed dressing! PLUS a Blendtec Giveaway!

Spinach Salad with strawberries, peaches, candied walnuts, goat cheese and a crazy good (and crazy easy) homemade poppyseed dressing! PLUS a Blendtec Blender Giveaway below!! If you’re new to YHE, you may not know that I’ve never been much of a salad lover until recently. I’m not sure what turned me off to salads before… 

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Tropical Chicken Bowtie Pasta Salad

Your next BBQ cries out for this Tropical Chicken Bowtie Pasta Salad! It's easy, with few ingredients and has both sweet and savory elements and textures, making it a great side dish.

Your next BBQ cries out for this Tropical Chicken Bowtie Pasta Salad! It’s easy, with few ingredients and has both sweet and savory elements and textures, making it a great side dish. Two things on my mind today: I’m over The Bachelorette. Although I keep watching for some reason. OMGosh did you see the men… 

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Chicken, Quinoa & Kale Salad Bowl Recipe with Easy Basil Vinaigrette

Check out this yummy salad bowl recipe full of grilled chicken, cooked quinoa, kale, raspberries, sliced almonds, feta cheese, green beans and a homemade basil vinaigrette. Super healthy and absolutely delicious! #OrganicBound #Ad

Check out this yummy salad bowl recipe full of grilled chicken, cooked quinoa, kale salad mix, fresh raspberries, sliced almonds, feta cheese, green beans and a homemade basil vinaigrette. Yum! (This conversation is sponsored by Earthbound Farm. The opinions and text are all mine.) I went on the best family vacation of my life. My husband… 

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Southwestern Orzo Salad Recipe + A Giveaway!

This Healthy Southwestern Orzo Salad recipe is full of veggies, black beans, orzo, & feta cheese all smothered in a delicious dressing! #ad

This Southwestern Orzo Salad recipe is full of veggies, black beans, orzo, & feta cheese all smothered in Tessemae’s Caesar Dressing! Plus a dressing giveaway below! (This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Tessemae’s. The opinions and text are all mine.) I’m not the kind of person that craves a salad. Well, I… 

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Creamy Broccoli Salad + $400 Amazon Card Giveaway

Need an easy side dish? Make this Creamy Broccoli Salad! It's full of fresh broccoli, red onion, dried cranberries, sunflower seeds and bacon mixed in a creamy, delicious dressing. Always a hit!

Need an easy side dish? Make this Creamy Broccoli Salad! It’s full of fresh broccoli, red onion, dried cranberries, sunflower seeds and bacon mixed in a creamy, delicious dressing. This classic is always a hit! Plus a $400 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway below! Hooray for summertime! My kids finished their last day of school last Thursday… 

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4-Ingredient Cherry Dump Salad

Quick & easy cherry dump salad with only FOUR ingredients - dump it all in a bowl and stir together and voila! Crazy delicious fruit salad :)

Quick & easy cherry dump salad with only FOUR ingredients – dump it all in a bowl and stir together and voila! Crazy delicious fruit salad So I’m a little late to the game, but I’m officially obsessed with the show Scandal. Are you a Scandalite? I guess they just ended the show but I’m just… 

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Mexican Pasta Salad

A simply delicious side dish, Mexican Pasta Salad - with black beans, corn, bell pepper, cilantro, tomatoes, and an avocado dressing.

A simply delicious side dish, Mexican Pasta Salad – with black beans, corn, bell pepper, cilantro, tomatoes, and an avocado dressing.  I have a soft spot in my heart for pasta. Well, carbs in general. Carbs are my weakness. More than desserts, even! My favorite kind of carbs are pasta. I didn’t grow up eating pasta… 

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Watermelon Fruit Salad

Watermelon Fruit Salad with cherries, blueberries and a delicious mint-lime dressing. Easy, fresh and the perfect summer side dish!

Watermelon Fruit Salad with cherries, blueberries and a delicious mint-lime dressing. Easy, fresh and the perfect summer side dish! I sort of feel like a cop out, sharing this recipe with you. It’s literally so easy, it’s almost not a recipe. BUT it’s SO GOOD. Like, really, so. good. If you like fresh fruit salads… 

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Grilled Corn & Avocado Salad

Delicious grilled corn mixed together with avocado, tomato, feta, green onions, cilantro and cucumber then tossed in an easy dressing. The perfect refreshing side dish for a BBQ!

Delicious grilled corn mixed together with avocado, tomato, feta, green onions, cilantro and cucumber then tossed in an easy dressing. The perfect refreshing side dish for a BBQ! My mother-in-law and two brothers-in-law were over visiting for the 4th of July this last weekend and we had a great time. We went to the beach, watched… 

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Healthy Chinese Chicken Salad

Healthy Chinese Chicken Salad - easy salad filled with fresh veggies, chicken, ramen noodles and a delicious healthy dressing.

Chinese Chicken Salad – easy salad filled with fresh veggies, chicken, ramen noodles and a delicious healthy dressing. Okay, it’s honesty time…I hate salads. I am not one of those girls that goes to a restaurant and orders a salad. There, I said it. I’ll probably receive some hate mail now, haha! 😉 But truthfully,… 

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Roasted Asparagus & Mushroom Pesto Pasta Salad

Roasted Asparagus & Mushroom Pesto Pasta Salad - quick & easy pasta salad that's the perfect side dish to any dinner!

Easy & delicious pesto pasta salad with roasted asparagus & mushrooms tossed with pesto sauce and diced tomatoes. The perfect side dish to any dinner! Last weekend, my husband took two of my four boys to a father and sons overnight outing for my church. I had tried and tried to persuade him to take… 

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Lightened Waldorf Salad

Lightened Waldorf Salad uses non-fat yogurt instead of all mayonnaise. Crunchy, sweet, savory, healthy & delicious!

A healthier version of Waldorf Salad by using non-fat yogurt instead of all mayonnaise. Crunchy, sweet, savory, healthy & delicious! I’ve really been trying hard to eat better the last week or so. I was finding that I would randomly snack on my kids’ treats (aka Goldfish) during the day. Then my dinners would be… 

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