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What's For Lunch? Organic Kale Salad- Spectacular!

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What's for lunch? Crisp Organic Kale Salad! 

Here's what you'll need! 

  • Finely Chopped Young Kale
  • Tomato
  • Thinly Sliced Cucumber
  • Drizzle of Hemp & Herb Dressing
  • Light Sprinkle of Parmesan
  • Sprinkle of Ground Flax & Pumpkin Seeds for Crunch!
  • Add Feta Cheese to beef it up a bit if you like! ;)

Benefits of these foods include Calcium from the Kale & antioxidants from the tomatoes- especially home grown!

Selecting Young Kale will ensure a better flavor. Young Kale are the smaller leaves, they are more delicate & less bitter.

There are digestive benefits from the Apple Cider Vinegar, Hemp oil & herbs in the dressing. Ground flax provides additional fiber & Pumpkin Seeds are naturally anti-parasitic (gets rid of parasites). It's delicious without the cheese but with it- downright spectacular! Happy Summer! 

Enjoy!

Cooking with Kelly, Kale & Collards

My lovely friend Kelly has agreed to do some guest spots on my blog for various dishes she's been making lately. She is a wonderful gal that I met working at Whole Foods and she is there in the Produce Department (for the moment), working her way through school.  She's really an Artist! http://www.kellypapcunart.blogspot.com/

We will be touring around this summer looking for fresh local food, crashing people's kitchens and savouring every bite of fun along the way.  The music in this video is 'The Black Keys'-Unknown Brother incase you have to go right out and buy the album as I did today.

This easy and healthy dish is one that Kelbell makes often, it is a flexible recipe but this is what we used;

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