There is no time like summer to eat in tip top form! And with fresh ingredients abound you can prep a healthy, mouth-watering meal in no time flat. Here’s a salad with lots of veggie protein so you can skip “cooking” all-together.
Super Simple Lite* Balsamic Dressing
Just whip the following ingredients up in a little bowl:
- 2 Tb. olive, sunflower, or your oil of choice
- 2 tsp balsamic vinegar
- 1/4 tsp. salt
Prepare your salad
In a large bowl, combine:
- 4 cups of mixed leafy greens
- 1 can of drained and rinsed white beans
- 2 diced tomatoes
- 12 sliced kalamata olives (or more for your taste)*
Toss salad with dressing and you are good to go. Enjoy!
*My amazing hubby has lost 55 pounds in the last year with the Weight Watchers program. So salad dressings always go lite around here. You can add more oil – or add a little water to stretch the dressing further without the extra fat.