Chicken Bacon Ranch Salad Recipe!

Chicken Bacon Ranch Salad, a delicious Summer lunch! What's your favorite summer salad? I have to say mine is a Chicken Bacon Ranch Salad. It's easy to make and totally delicious--perfect for the lazy days of summer! If you are like me, you don't want to spend a lot of time making lunch. After all, dinner is the main meal of the day, and it usually requires a fair amount of time to prepare. So, generally, lunch gets pushed to the side. However, when you can make an easy salad that is refreshing, filling and delicious, you will probably make it! Making the Chicken Bacon Ranch Salad . . . There are a few things you have to have on hand--in advance--so that you can make this salad easily: Baked chicken Lettuce, washed and … [Read more...]

Santa Fe Chicken Salad, an easy lunch!

Santa Fe Chicken Salad for an easy lunch! Salads in the summer are the perfect choice for lunch. And this Santa Fe Chicken Salad is sure to be on your FAVS list! I had seen a similar one posted online that had lots of ingredients. Since I'm moving more in the direction of simpler recipe . . . especially for lunch . . .I decided that I could make one much easier. All I had to do was use my Corny Mexican Dip as one of the ingredients! We have made this dip several times, and IT IS ADDICTIVE!!! You can eat it as a dip or a side dish for a Mexican dish. And, I would suggest that, if you like this salad, keep a supply of the Corny Mexican Dip on hand in your refrigerator:) Making the Santa Fe Chicken Salad . . . The first thing you will … [Read more...]

Very Berry Salad, a Patriotic Delight!

Food for the Body, Food for the Soul, Sharing Life with Everyone You Know! Very Berry Salad . . . a perfect salad for Memorial Day! Memorial Day is coming soon, and this Very Berry Salad is a perfect salad for Memorial Day! I, for one, can hardly believe it's almost summer, but I know my grandchildren are "happy campers":) Because Memorial Day is a Patriotic holiday, where we remember and honor those who died serving in the armed forces for our country, the red-white-and blue of this Very Berry Salad is an appropriate choice to serve during the weekend of Memorial Day. I saw a similar salad online and decided to make my own version of this Patriotic Salad! Suggestion for Sharing: Why not invite a friend over for a lovely lunch of … [Read more...]

Watermelon Feta Salad for lunch!

Watermelon Feta Salad for a Spring or Summer lunch! I love salads, and with summer coming, watermelons will be readily available. And, this Watermelon Feta Salad is the perfect light lunch for the warmer months of the year.  This salad recipe came to me from a friend who made it, and it is delicious--the perfect hot weather combination! In this salad, the watermelon and feta cheese make such a perfect pair. The saltiness of the feta is the perfect contrast in flavor for the sweetness of watermelon. Then when you add the peppery taste of fresh arugula and the homemade lime-cilantro vinaigrette, you’ve got an incredible salad that is sure to become a summer favorite. Making the Watermelon Feta Salad . . . This simple salad requires only … [Read more...]

Grilled Chicken Salad with Apples for a Spring Lunch!

Grilled Chicken Salad with Apples for a Spring Lunch . . . I love salads for lunch. The days I work at Candace's shop, I always eat a salad . . . the Strawberry Pecan Chicken Salad or the Chicken Bacon Ranch Salad. There's just something about a salad that is refreshing for lunch. When I found this recipe for a Grilled Chicken Salad with Apples, I thought, "What’s not to love about this recipe?"  I know I love the chicken and strawberries in the Strawberry Pecan Chicken Salad, so why wouldn't I love the one with chicken and apples? Making the Grilled Chicken Salad with Apples . . . When I looked at the two salads, I found that they are very similar: Both use boneless, skinless chicken breast meat Romaine lettuce And … [Read more...]