Salads

Light Cashew Chicken Salad

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CASHEWS make this perfect! The first time I had this, I was pregnant and I WAS IN HEAVEN. It calms every pregnant craving there is! This is my lightened version. I use Greek Yogurt instead and it's still just as creamy and delicious as a mayo version.

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2 apples, diced (fuji is my favorite)
2 cups of red grapes--slice grapes in half if desired
3-4 stalks of celery, diced
2 cups of cooked chicken, diced or shredded--I like to put mine in the crockpot to cook with a little seasoning salt or garlic salt.
Salt and Pepper to taste
1-2 Tablespoons of Seasoning Salt or Garlic Salt
1-2 cups of Greek Yogurt (I use Fage or Chobani)
1 cup dried cranberries
1 cup cashews (other nuts are tasty too, but cashews are the best)
Dice apples first and place in a mixing bowl. Mix in a spoonful or two of the Greek yogurt and coat the apples to keep them from going brown. Then add the grapes, celery, chicken, and cranberries. Mix in...
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Nutritions

Calories
259

Sodium
167mg
6% DV

Fat
11g
17% DV

Protein
13g
26% DV

Carbs
26g
9% DV

Fiber
3g
12% DV

"Sheet pan chicken drumsticks" is one of those recipes that I go with when I don't feel like spending too much time in the kitchen. I'm sure we all have such days, right?

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1. Start by seasoning the chicken drumsticks. Put the meat in a bigger bowl and add olive oil, 1 tsp of salt, 1 tsp of caraway, 2 tsp of BBQ seasoning and 1 tsp of red paprika. The BBQ mix I'm using...
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