By The Effortless Chic

Ever since my sister gave me this cookbook for Christmas, I have been on a bit of a salad kick. I have to admit, sometimes the amount of time consuming chopping, peeling, mincing , and mixing seems like overkill for a salad, but that first bite usually reminds me that it's all worth it! As we start to tiptoe towards spring, there's nothing as fresh and inviting as a delicious salad for some al fresco dining. Here are 10 recipes that are sure to be both delicious and nutritious! Click through the gallery above to see them all.