This kale salad is an easy, beautiful salad recipe that is perfect for the holidays but simple enough for a weeknight meal. Loaded with thinly sliced kale ribbons, pomegranate seeds, roasted pecans, and sunflower seeds.
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0:33 Preparing the kale
0:58 Stemming the kale
1:37 Washing the kale
1:51 Preparing the dressing
3:12 Dressing the salad
3:25 Seeding a pomegranate
4:27 Layering the salad ingredients
5:07 Serving your salad
KALE SALAD RECIPE
8 cups of kale washed, stemmed, and cut into thin ribbons
1/2 cup roasted pecans chopped
1 cup pomegranate seeds 1 medium pomegranate
1/4 cup sunflower seeds roasted and salted
2 ounces of feta cheese, crumbled
1/2 small red onion, diced
1 cove crushed garlic optional
1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil
1/4 cup apple cider vinegar
1 tablespoon honey
Salt and pepper to taste
In a large bowl combine the kale, pecans, pomegranate seeds, sunflower seeds, and feta cheese. Set aside while you make the dressing.
In a small spouted cup or bowl combine onion, garlic, olive oil, vinegar, honey, salt, and pepper. Mix well and adjust the seasonings.
Drizzle dressing over the salad and gently toss it together. Serve and enjoy!
Calories: 244kcal | Carbohydrates: 13g | Protein: 5g | Fat: 21g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 4g | Monounsaturated Fat: 11g | Cholesterol: 8mg | Sodium: 125mg | Potassium: 262mg | Fiber: 4g | Sugar: 8g | Vitamin A: 2845IU | Vitamin C: 30mg | Calcium: 135mg | Iron: 1mg
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A great way to make small eyes appear to look much bigger is to steer clear of dark shades of eye shadow. Begin by using a nude base as a foundation, and then use a shadow that is one or two shades darker than the foundation in the crease. After blend the color up towards the brow by using your finger.
Used coffee grounds are a great way to exfoliate for your hands. Once cooled, put the coffee grounds in a plastic bag, and keep them in the refrigerator. Rub about a teaspoon of grounds a couple of times a week, then rinse, and apply hand cream as usual. Coffee grounds work in much the same way as when you exfoliate with sand-based products, and your hands will feel silky smooth.
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