I like salad and it’s a good thing because I also LOVE chocolate cake, lemon pie and Twizzlers. After a weekend of summertime comfort food I’m looking forward to tonight’s fresh and easy salad.

Easy Summer Salad with Strawberries

Easy Summer Salad Recipe

Tonight’s salad is inspired by a Better Homes and Gardens recipe for Spring Greens and Roasted Chicken. I’ve simplified it using what I had in the fridge and a few ingredients I found at Aldi’s over the weekend. Here’s my version: (You can adjust amounts depending on servings needed.)

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Roasted chicken (I’m using leftover rotisserie chicken)

Mixed greens

Fresh strawberries, chopped

Feta cheese

Mixed nuts

Salt and Pepper to taste

Strawberry-Balsamic Vinaigrette

1 1/2 cups strawberry preserves

1/4 cup balsamic vinegar

1/4 cup olive oil

1/4 t. crushed rosemary (I have lots of fresh rosemary but you can use dried)

Salt and pepper to taste

Good Food, Cheer, and Song

Here’s a song I’m loving and listening to on repeat right now.

Click here for the lyrics

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