Cobb Salad

Let's be real... I'm sure growing up you ate Cobb Salads a lot, to please your parents by "eating a salad". I know I did. But really its just a bunch of yummy toppings and dressing with a bed of lettuce to support it, with it not always being the healthiest salad option. UNTIL NOW! [...]

Lemon Poppyseed Vinaigrette

Growing up, my parents used to take me to this restaurant in our hometown, Falletta's, almost weekly.  It's a traditional Italian restaurant, but has the most amazing food.  One of their more unique items was their house lemon poppyseed dressing that they'd serve with your salad before the meal.  It was so tangy, sweet, and [...]

Grilled Peach Salad, with Kale & Fennel

During the summer, peaches are one of my favorite fruits to eat & cook with.  I especially love grilling them, because it really enhances their sweetness, by caramelizing the outside of the peach.  Grilled peaches in a salad are a really easy way to have a gourmet meal, without the stress and heat of cooking [...]