For Christmas Eve I prepared this salad and dressing. It brought cheer to everyone's taste buds.
Spinach and Red Pear Salad
with Pomegranate Vinaigrette
Organic baby spinach
1/4 sliced red onion
sprinkle 0f blueberries (optional)
1 red pear, sliced into pieces
1/2 C pomegranate juice
3 T sugar, could try honey
3 T balsamic vinegar
1 T canola oil
1 tsp grated orange rind
Combine all ingredients in a small bowl or jar and whisk/shake together until blended.
calories for 3 T serving of dressing: 96grams
Quinoa, Couscous and Cranberries (recipe another day)
Just soak the tomatoes and cucumber in a little olive oil and balsamic vinaigrette and viola...a super easy appetizer!
Dad splurged and surprised Mom with an edible arrangement....I loved the chocolate covered granny smith apples!
Christmas at the Schwertfeger's
the kids sharing the Christmas story before presents, so we can all remember what it is truly about
Emmerson, Peyton, and their cousin Isla (far left)
Peyton passing out the presents
Emmerson scored on the ISU gear!
and Ironman/triathlon swag!
Peyton shows off her gifts....
Two things that I hold dear to my heart....veggies and the Cyclones!
NYE at the Schwertfeger's
fun games, good food, great company
Until next time...
look good, feel good, do good