My son, Keith, posts a funny quip: “How am I expected to find a partner for life, when I can’t even choose the right grocery cart without a funny wheel?” His uncle, Martin, answers: “That’s why you take them for a test run. And don’t keep the first one out of the line.” Haha!
1 c. dark greens
1 c. beet greens
1 c. kale, washed and stripped
1 c. arugula
1 c. spinach
1/4 c. green cabbage
1 c. cooked brown rice or quinoa
Directions: Toss the first six ingredients together. Top with the cucumber, avocado and flowers. Put the rice or quinoa in a bowl. Top with salad and drizzle with dressing.
2 T. olive oil
1/3 c. lime juice
1 T. finely chopped jalapeño
2 soaked dates, pitted
Directions: Mix in a personal blender and pour over salad.
Word of the Day – tio – uncle
Tip of the Day – Taste before pouring over your salad, in case it’s too hot for you. You could also substitute a mild seasoning salt for the jalapeño.
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