As the weather gets warmer my days get busier so I need meals to be simple. I run a full time business, The Enchanted Cupboard, while running my household and homeschooling 4 children. I need to keep our meals healthy and nutrition filled! I love this recipe because it is what I make with the last 2 chicken breast when I am doing big batch cooking and it is packed full of yummy veggies. Dicing up the veggies and adding it to chicken salad is a great way to boast your kids diet with lots of color that are full of antioxidants! I serve this for lunch on whole wheat bread and a cup fruit salad. You could easily make this low carb. and gluten free by serving it on big lettuce leaves like a wrap! If you like this easy recipe and want more come checkout my own blog and see what is cooking in my kitchen.
Mama’s Chicken Salad
2 skinless boneless precooked chicken, diced
2 stalk celery, cut into 1/4-inch dice
1/2 med. size onion dice
1/2 red pepper
1/2 yellow or orange pepper
2 tablespoons finely chopped parsley
1 cup prepared or homemade mayonnaise
Salt and pepper to taste
In a mixing bowl, toss together the chicken, veggies and herbs. Set aside.
Add mayo and mix gently until combined. Salt and pepper to taste. Refrigerate until ready to serve.
On my work table I often have much smaller versions of play food just right for Waldorf Style dolls. I work with wood and paper clay to make play food.
This sweet little set is made of wood and is just right for doll house dolls. I so enjoy creating for this miniature world of childhood play. Come on over to the Nature Table and see what is cooking at the Acorn Cafe.
The Acorn Cafe
On the first day of Spring the world was a buzz of activity at the Acorn Cafe.
Everyone was enjoying the wonderful food made by Miss Dandelion.
Grandpa was having his favorite tomato sandwich.
A few fairies stopped in for tea and sweets.
Four forest friends enjoyed an after noon treat.
All were happy on this bright spring day.
Items on the Nature Table:
Wooden toys, playsilks, and dolls can be found at The Enchanted Cupboard.
Felt Woodland Friends can be found at Muddyfeet.
Acorn Cafe and table & chairs were created by Willodel.