Salad: Half-from-Scratch Salads


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  • Hummus
  • Quinoa or Rice Salad
  • Creamy macaroni or potato salad

Directions for Preparation

Ready-to-Eat SaladAdd-In Ideas


  • Toss hummus with cooked noodles and any vegetable like sliced peppers, tomatoes or leftover cooked veggies
  • Switch half the amount of mayonnaise in egg salad with hummus
  • Add a few tablespoons of hummus to the next batch of instant mashed potatoes
Quinoa or Rice Salad
  • Canned fish or seafood, rinsed and drained
  • Leftover cooked meat or fish
  • Sliced deli meat like turkey, chicken, roast beef or ham
  • Canned beans or lentils, rinsed and drained
Creamy macaroni or potato salad
  • Chopped boiled eggs
  • Canned tuna or salmon, rinsed and drained
  • Chopped leftover rotisserie chicken
  • Cubed block cheese
  • Chopped celery
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