salads

My Veggie Solution for Fall: Saute That Big-Ass Salad!

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As soon as fall hits, my near obsession with Big-Ass Salads starts to wane a bit. It's not that I don't still enjoy them; it's just that they're just so ... cold! And when the temps start to drop, I begin to crave more soups, stews and heartier fare. That said though, I miss getting that HUGE bowl …
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What I Ate for a Day: All the Food. All of It.

Like you could've resisted. Please.

In celebration of our first-ever Fit Bottomed Eats Week, each FBG is blogging about what she ate for a day. Join along on all of our culinary adventures—or lack thereof—here!  In what I can only describe as a stroke of sheer genius, I decided to choose the first day of summer swim class to …
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Fresh Salmon Salad Recipe (and Giveaway!)

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Fats got a bad rap for years, but we are—one nutrition post at a time—trying to set the fat story straight. Because, the good kinds of fat (think nuts, olives, avocados, coconut) are actually really, really good for you and can help you to lose weight! Seriously. And this Fresh Salmon Salad recipe …
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Healthy Recipe: A Whole-Grain Salad With Carrots and Pomegranate

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Looking for a side dish to take to that barbecue or wanting to make something healthy that's bright and flavorful but doesn't require a culinary degree? This recipe for Kamut Salad With Carrots and Pomegranate from the Ancient Grains for Modern Meals cookbook by Maria Speck, oughta do the trick! …
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How to Make the Perfect Big-Ass Salad (and the Best Dressing Recipe—Ever)

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Not to brag, but I can make a mean salad. Like a salad the size of your face. Or your small pet. A gloriously enormous salad that can be described no other way but as a "Big-Ass Salad." And not in the sense that it makes your butt big—in fact, it does quite the opposite! But, boy, does it fill you …
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Mood Food to Love: Arugula Salad with Mango Vinaigrette

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The following is a sponsored post for Vega in exchange for their support of our Fit Bottomed Girls’ Weight-Loss Challenges. For our sponsored post policy, click here. Many of us are emotional eaters. We tend to reach for "comfort foods" in hopes to fill an emotional void, which doesn't really …
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