Just when I think I'm falling out of love with kale, it ends up with a leading role in my Vegan Challenge. I've been growing a bit tired of the super healthy leafy green vegetable and started phasing it out of my weekly groceries. Well, since my Vegan Challenge is all about expanding my culinary horizons and trying new things, I decided to give kale a second chance. For whatever reason, I'd never made myself a kale salad before but I thought this would be a great opportunity to give it a go -- and boy, I'm glad I did!
I'm not sure which I was more obsessed with: the kale itself or the cilantro lime dressing that I made to go with it. Regardless, I loaded it up with tons of fruits and veggies and made several batches to eat during the week, layering all the ingredients in mason jars to keep them all fresh. Kale salad seems so simple (and it was), but I was so proud of myself for re-discovering something new!Read More