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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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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Orange Vinaigrette Dressing

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Happy 4th of July! I am feeling so blessed today to be able to live in the United States of America and have the freedoms that I enjoy every single day. I am unbelievably grateful for those who have died to protect those freedoms. My heart is full of gratitude today! Happy Birthday America! In… 

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