Chicken & Orzo (or Rice) Soup with Lime & Cilantro

This recipe is adapted from a Yucatan style Chicken & Orzo soup that my kids and I love.  I sometimes substitute rice for the orzo, when I’m looking for a little “lighter” flavor, and the rice goes nicely with the lime and cilantro.  I also use a whole...

Summer Asian Steak Salad with Ginger Lime Dressing

I made this really interesting, light Summer salad tonight.  I found something similar on Epicurious.com and made some alterations. This is a great meal when you’re looking for something light and healthy but still “hearty!” Dressing 3 tablespoons...

Citrus, Shrimp & Avocado Salad with Lime Ginger Vinaigrette

Ingredients: Salad: 2 cups fresh baby spinach ½ lb. cooked shrimp 2 small oranges ½ cup tamari roasted almonds 1 whole fresh avocado About a dozen chives Dressing: 2 1/2 Tbs fresh lime juice 1 tsp minced seeded jalapeño pepper 1 tsp minced fresh ginger 1 clove of...