As fun as dinner can be-sitting with the family and talking about school or switching rooms in the home; one of the biggest challenges yet is getting the children to eat salad. This may also apply to you, Mom and Dad. Ranch dressing can get old fast, so here are a few recipes of simple dressings you can put on your salad, and maybe the children will find one or two they love to have with their leafy meal. Because let’s face it, we don’t eat salad for the salad, we eat it for the dressing.
9 Awesome Salad Dressings That Even Cooking Dummies Can Make
There’s nothing sadder than a boring salad. Here: nine easy salad dressings you can make at home to add a little extra oomph to dinner. After all, no one eats a salad for the lettuce.
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Carrot Ginger Dressing
This Japanese-inspired dressing pairs best with a simple salad–think romaine, carrots, cukes and tomato.
Meyer Lemon Vinaigrette
Plays nice with kale.
Creamy Blue Cheese Dressing
Whatever, diet. (And hello, wedge.)
Almond Honey Mustard
Your classic honey mustard gets a delicious kick from almond butter, orange juice and garlic. Pair it with your favorite greens, shredded chicken, grapes and feta.
Thai Peanut Dressing
This stuff was made to pour over shredded cabbage and carrots.
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