California Cobb Lettuce Wraps

  The weather around here has been bipolar to say the least. It was 70 degrees this weekend and still pretty nice on Monday then we wake up yesterday and it’s 25 degrees. Seriously Nebraska, get it together. Short sleeves on Saturday and winter coats on Tuesday. Not cool. NOT COOL.  The warmth got me

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Asian Chicken Salad with Chili Lime and Peanut Dressings

I have been wanting to make an Asian Chicken Salad for quite some time now and I keep seeing them pop up everywhere around the blogosphere. My absolute favorite version is from Granite City and it was my mission to recreate it and share it with you all. Please don’t be intimidated by the ingredient list…a

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Cobb Salad

Now that the summer heat has set in, I have been craving cool, crisp salad all the time. The only problem here is one of those boys I live with (the big one) doesn’t think salad is a meal. In comes the Cobb Salad to prove him wrong because if you know me, you know

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Catalina Taco Salad

Ever since I was a child I have loved Catalina dressing. Like a dip my chicken nuggets in Catalina while other normal kids dipped in ketchup kind of love. I even liked to drizzle a little on my cottage cheese. Strange, I know. I still love it today, but just on my salad (although I may just have to try the cottage

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Sesame Beef Lettuce Wraps

As evidenced in my previous post, I have a new obsession with lettuce wraps and this one definitely tops my list. Why is that? Because it combines another one of my obsessions, Asian food. I love to eat and make Asian food so we usually have some sort of Asian dish at least once a week. 

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Buffalo Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Ever since devouring politely eating several lettuce wraps at P.F. Changs during a trip to Minneapolis a few months ago, I have had lettuce wraps on my mind and have made several different and unique varieties. I made these yummy buffalo chicken buffalo chicken wraps when my mom came to visit recently and they were a huge

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Mexican Chicken Salad with Chili Lime Vinaigrette

In honor of Cinco de Mayo I wanted to bring you all one of my new favorite salad recipes, Mexican Chicken Salad with Chili Lime Vinaigrette. It was pretty much like an explosion in your mouth of Mexican flavor! The vinaigrette was tangy, zippy and spicy which worked wonderfully with the cool greens, warm chicken,

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Chicken Caesar Wraps

I’m bringing you another quick and easy weeknight meal this week. And it’s relatively healthy depending on how much Caesar dressing you use. But it’s not looking good for us seeing that our favorite bottled Caesar dressing is Newman’s Own which is 170 calories for 2 tablespoons. This actually isn’t even a true recipe, just

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