Tag Archives: salad dressing

Refreshing Cucumber Salads for Summer

Cool, refreshing, low-calorie cucumbers are filling the bins in abundance at the farmers market. A cup of cucumbers may only tally up to a scant 16 calories, but it’s packed with plenty of potassium, fiber, vitamin C, vitamin K and magnesium. Whether in a salad, sandwich or dip, cukes add a light, hydrating and energizing freshness to everything they’re served… Read More

5 Fresh & Easy Salad Vinaigrettes

Why go to all the trouble of painstakingly putting together a weight-loss salad piéce de résistance, only to drown out all its health benefits with a store-bought salad dressing full of unhealthy preservatives, sweeteners and fats? You may as well just eat a cheeseburger (no, don’t actually do that). Every salad is a work of art that deserves to be… Read More

Weight Loss Recipe: 10 Super Slimming Salad Dressings

One of the biggest weight loss mistakes women can make is to underestimate the power of salad dressing. Salad dressing is a serious matter. After all of the internal struggle you’ve gone through to select salad for lunch, after all that painstaking veggie scrubbing, chopping, slicing and dicing, after all that effort spent desperately tunnel visioning the salad directly in… Read More