upping my salad game


I successfully packed salad for lunch twice last week. It was a pretty good start, but I want to up my salad game to make this into a habit.

To start on the right foot, I’m going to compile some interesting notes about salad making and report back on my progress.

8 Common Salad Mistakes
Per this suggestion, I’ll take my salad out of my tupperware and eat it out of a bowl, even though I sometimes wonder how clean the dishes are at work.

Simple enough recipes to try next…
Ultimate Caprese Salad
Kale and Granny Smith Apple Salad
Avocado Caprese Salad

Photo by Hermes Rivera on Unsplash

easy air fryer recipes


I purchased a Philips Airfryer a couple of days ago and I’ve been scouring the internet for easy yet tasty recipes to test run my latest kitchen gadget.

For starters, my husband and I air fried sweet potatoes and it was a huge success!  Quicker (no pre-heat needed), easier (just pop them in the air fryer), and tastier than roasting them in the oven.

Next, I tried roasting chickpeas. I wasn’t as successful, mostly because I didn’t have all the ingredients that the recipe called for but not giving up yet.Read More »