Broccoli and Raisin Salad

Broccoli salads are popular sides at cookouts and picnics and are usually full of mayo and bacon. This lighter version is a snap to make, and still creamy thanks to yogurt. Raw broccoli may seem tough to eat, but the yogurt dressing makes it tender as it rests in the fridge.

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Bulgur Wheat Salad

Bulgur wheat salad with apples, raisins and walnuts make a refreshing side dish or pack for a healthy lunch or picnic dish. To make as a main dish add chicken or fish. Also a good vegetarian choice.

Red Cabbage, Walnut, and Orange Slaw

Cabbage and orange are in season through the winter and this crunchy salad is a snap to pull together. The longer you allow it to rest, the softer the cabbage will be.

Moroccan Carrot Salad

The spices cinnamon and cumin bring out the sweetness of the carrots. It’s even better the next day!

Sweet and Sour Cauliflower

Cauliflower’s mild flavor makes it the perfect vehicle for seasonings and sauces. The sweet in this recipe is from a little sugar and dried fruit, while the sour comes from lemon and vinegar. Try this as a side dish or a topping for grain bowls or salads!

Trail Mix Bars

These bars are great to keep on hand for a quick, nutritious snack.