Southwestern Quinoa Salad with Black Beans

Southwestern quinoa salad in a small white bowl with a fork and slice of lime.

This southwestern quinoa salad is packed with fresh, colorful, crunchy vegetables, black beans, quinoa and tossed in a zesty lime cumin dressing.  It’s a healthy, delicious salad that everyone will love. I’ve been kind of obsessed with the southwestern quinoa salad recently. I went to a new restaurant with friends and had this salad.  It was so good – IContinue Reading

Wild Rice Salad with Grapes


This wild rice salad with grapes features nutty, chewy wild rice tossed with sweet grapes, feta cheese, crisp celery and walnuts.  It’s sweet and savory – a warm, filling salad perfect for chilly fall nights. It’s officially fall and I’m seeing lots of grapes at the market, so I’d thought I’d share this wild rice salad with grapes. This recipeContinue Reading

Fresh Corn Salad with Cherry Tomatoes and Avocados


This fresh corn salad with cherry tomatoes and avocado is a simple summer salad that only uses a few ingredients.  It comes together quickly using late summer produce.  It features fresh corn, sweet cherry tomatoes and creamy avocado tossed in a zesty lime vinaigrette. With summer winding down and Labor Day parties around the corner, I thought I’d share this healthy,Continue Reading