Flashback Friday and Big Salads

I am obsessed with BIG salads lately! After Kickboxing I was starving! I rushed home and threw together a salad that would rock your world.

I hate that pictures can’t capture the sheer magnitude of this meal. It had spinach, mushrooms, onions, tomatoes, cucumbers, carrots, cabbage salad, chickpeas, hummus, hot sauce…IMG 7602 thumb Flashback Friday and Big Salads

I like my chickpeas warm so I heat them up in the microwave straight in the measuring cup. And it’s safe to assume many more chickpeas were consumed in the making of this meal icon wink Flashback Friday and Big SaladsIMG 7601 thumb Flashback Friday and Big Salads

You know how everyone gets the biggest thrill out of new toppings for oatmeal? Well, a salad is like my oatmeal. I love getting different bites with new, good stuff.IMG 7604 thumb Flashback Friday and Big Salads

I may have eaten 5 servings of Pirate’s Booty too…  IMG 7606 thumb Flashback Friday and Big Salads

Flashback Friday: I was going through some old pics and found this picture of the grounds of Domain Chandon winery in Napa. I think it is beautiful.


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Ben and I were road trip fiends back in CA and drove from Orange County to SF and Napa on a long weekend. It’s about 8 hours away!monicawithchef thumb Flashback Friday and Big Salads

When we couldn’t drive, we took a boat. Like the time we went to Catalina Island. That was a blast! monicaandbencatalina thumb Flashback Friday and Big Salads

Any big plans for the weekend? I think Ben and I are going to do some exploring icon smile Flashback Friday and Big Salads


  1. says

    We live in Ventura county and this summer I plan on lots of California Road trips. San Diego, Napa, Sonoma, San Francisco, Palos Verdes…Palm Springs….Ok maybe not ALL of them. I would be totally up for it though!

  2. says

    I am totally the opposite with my salads. They always have consist of the exact same veggies. I know what I love : romaine, radishes, carrots, broccoli, red cabbage, green onions and homemade ranch dressing. Perfection…. =)

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