I've eaten a lot more salad in the 4+ days of May. I hope to lose some weight. I need to lose a lot. When I went GFCF with my daughter nine years ago, I lost weight without trying, without portion control, without counting points, without effort. I simply removed gluten and casein from my diet. I lasted four four months and never felt better, except I craved a bun on a burger, cheese on a burger, and pizza. This time, I'm removing gluten and reducing casein, but not eliminating casein.
A few weeks ago, when I spent a lot of time in the waiting room at the auto dealership, I had the opportunity to read quite a few magazines.
In one of them (I do not remember which one), I found a recipe for Orange Balsamic Vinaigrette. The recipe reminded me of a salad I enjoyed many times at a restaurant in Long Beach, California. It's one I'd never tried to make at home.
I copied the list of ingredients onto a sticky note supplied by the dealership w/ the dealership logo printed on each page. They happen to be gluten free, perfect for my GF Challenge month:
I drizzled it on a salad of romaine (spinach would have been better), orange segments, almonds. Yummy! Raspberries and maybe strawberries would be a nice addition, too.