December 2: Salad, Meal Prep & Pasta

Hello hello everyone! I am pleased to say that this week was a good cooking week and I’ve got lots to share with you! – Goat Cheese Salad First up was a nice salad. I got the two pack of goat cheese from Costco so I wanted to make a salad using some of it….

November 11: Quinoa Salad

Hi everyone! You know when you just have a bad week, that is me this week. I’m currently suffering from a throat infection so it’s hard to eat most foods. I’ve been essentially living off oatmeal, rice, scrambled egg and freezies. It hasn’t been very fun but I am on the road to recovery! Anyways…

Weekly Roundup: Pancakes & Chickpea Salad

Happy Friday, hope your week was a good one! My week was busy again but I did manage to get a couple dishes to post about! – White Chocolate & Walnut Pancakes: I love pancakes. My family always makes the recipe from the Good Housekeeping cookbook, it is a straightforward recipe and always comes out…

Basil Pesto Summer Pasta Salad

The first day of summer is tomorrow so the timing of this pasta salad is perfect. Pasta salad in general is just one of those classic summer dishes. It is so great for BBQs or even just weekly meal prep. This recipe specifically though, is so packed with goodness. There are lots of fresh and…

Summertime Carrot Salad

Hello, I am back! I took a break for Passover but then I decided to take a little extra time to just get amore relaxing time. This was a really nice break but I am happy to be back in the kitchen and moving along with the recipes from the Brave New Meal cookbook. Today’s…

Romaine Hearts Salad

It’s Friday and I am so ready for the weekend. Today’s recipe was a delicious salad with lots of yummy ingredients. So the full recipe name is Romaine Hearts Salad with Horseradish and Dill Dressing and Homemade Old Bay Croutons. It’s quite the title. But as you can see I am missing one part of…

Shredded Daikon Salad

Happy Monday everyone! Just starting the week similar to how I ended last week – with a nice simple salad. Check out my last post if you haven’t seen it already – Smashed Cucumber Salad. Just like the cucumber salad of my last post, this is a very simple, quick pickled vegetable salad, but this…

Smashed Cucumber Salad

I’m ending the week with this super simple cucumber salad! This is a smashed cucumber salad which makes it very rustic and fun! I have seen recipes for this kind of salad online so I was very excited that this book had one. Aside from the cucumbers there really aren’t that many other ingredients that…

Shaved Asparagus & Chive Salad

Here we are, we have made it to the second section of the Brave New Meal cookbook: Soups and Salads! First, is this asparagus and chive salad. This is a very simple salad with greens, asparagus, chives and toasted almonds. Before this, I had never tried raw asparagus and I wasn’t even sure it could…

Protein Packed Mixed Herb Tabbouleh Salad

Happy Monday! I hope all my American friends had a nice Thanksgiving filled with food and spending time with family and friends. Maybe you ate a little too much? Maybe you want to get back on track this week? You’ve landed on the right post! Today’s post is a delicious salad from the Thug Kitchen…