Salad recipes don't begin and end with a head of lettuce or a bag of mixed greens. While they have their time and place, it's easy to get bored with these delicate (in both flavor and texture) greens. Instead, make one of these exciting recipes starring everything from cruciferous vegetables like kale, broccoli, and brussels sprouts to juicy tomatoes, crisp carrots, and even celery.

More Than 40 Salads For Those Who Feel Meh About Lettuce

One Pot Pasta - The easiest, most amazing pasta you will ever make. Even the pasta gets cooked right in the pot. How easy is that?!

One Pot Pasta - Damn Delicious

Sundried Tomato Basil Hummus | Cooking Classy

Grilled Fish Tacos with Lime Cabbage Slaw - Cooking Classy

Polenta Bruschetta with Shrimp and Spinach Pesto

Slow Cooker Sloppy Joes |

Slow Cooker Sloppy Joes {Recipe}

Lentil salad - if you haven't tried lentils before then this is a great recipe to start with! They are very quick and easy to cook, but most importantly delish!

Sauteed Garlic and Tomato Lentil Salad - Pinch of Yum

Make an enormous vat of lentil soup. | 15 Easy And Healthy Meals For When You're Completely Broke

15 Easy And Healthy Meals For When You're Completely Broke

Make Your Own Cheese Platter....this makes the best casual weekend up a bottle of wine....

eats and beats: Make Your Own Cheese Platter

garlic, parmesan and rosemary roasted chickpeas

Garlicky Parmesan & Rosemary Roasted Chickpeas

The BEST Soft Chocolate Chip Cookies - no overnight chilling, no strange ingredients, just a simple recipe for ultra SOFT, THICK chocolate chip cookies! ♡

The Best Soft Chocolate Chip Cookies - Pinch of Yum

Pok Pok Wings Recipe. Recipe and Photo by Irvin Lin of Eat the Love.

Pok Pok Wings Recipe | Pok Pok Wings | Eat the Love

Pok Pok Wings | Vietnamese Fish Sauce Wings

The 20 most popular cocktails chosen by Salvatore Calabrese, one of Londons finest and most respected mixologists

It's happy hour again: The 20 most popular cocktails

Homemade Stir Fry Sauce (cornstarch, brown sugar, ginger, garlic, chili powder, soy sauce, cider vinegar, chicken/beef broth, water)

Stir Fry Sauce | Cooking Sugar

Slow Cooker Chicken Alfredo - homemade chicken alfredo in the slow cooker.

Slow Cooker Chicken Alfredo

Crock Pot Apple Butter recipe. So delicious on waffles, muffins, french bread- a perfect gift idea. Inexpensive and easy to make and so delicious! #dcrockpot #slowcooker #recipe #easy #recipes

Crock Pot Apple Butter Recipe

Ghost Meringues for Halloween! Only 3 ingredients and so easy to make.

Ghost Meringues

joysama images: Apple pie with roses

joysama images: Apple pie with roses

Home made Ranch, Onion Soup, and Taco Seasonings....Love not having to buy the "processed" versions of these things! :)

Self-Reliance by Jamie: Tis the Seasonings. . .

Flat Belly little helpers

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Rainbow Chicken Salad with Almond Honey Mustard Dressing | Pinch of Yum

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Crockpot Balsamic Roast Beef French Dip Sandwiches 1 3-4 pound boneless roast beef (chuck or round roast) 1 cup beef broth ½ cup balsamic vinegar 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce 1 tablespoon soy sauce 1 tablespoon honey ½ teaspoon red pepper flakes 4 cloves garlic, chopped - throw it all in a crockpot & cook. Reduce gravy and serve on buns

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Freeze drops of applesauce on parchment paper. Peel off and it's the perfect snack for your toddler! Homemade fruit snacks.

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Banana Chocolate Chip Baked Oatmeal: 3 cups old-fashioned oats, 2 tsp. baking powder, 4 egg whites, 1 1/4 cup non-fat milk, 3/4 cup mashed bananas, 1 tsp. vanilla extract, 3/4 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips, honey

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