Cheryl’s Christmas Salad

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Chery's Christmas salad, photo courtesy of Lydia Harris

Preparation Time: 15 minutes

Salad Dressing:
6 Tbsps olive oil
2 Tbsps white vinegar
1/2 tsp pepper
1/2 tsp salt
2 Tbsps apple juice concentrate


1 avocado, chopped
1 stick celery, washed and chopped small
6 cups torn spinach leaves or 1 bag (10 oz) washed spinach leaves
1/2 cup dried cranberries
1/2 cup almonds, slivered (optional: roast in a saucepan for 7 min. with 2 tsp apple juice concentrate)
1 tomato, washed and chopped or 15 cherry tomatoes
red apple, washed, cored, and chopped small
green apple, washed, cored, and chopped small

Whisk oil, vinegar, apple juice concentrate, salt, and pepper in a small, deep bowl. Toss remaining ingredients in a large bowl. Pour dressing over salad to coat. Serve on pretty Christmas plates.

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About Cheryl Moeller

Cheryl Moeller has been married to her best friend Bob for 30 years. They are the parents of six children, one son-in-law, and three lively dogs. She uses her over-the-counter-top stand up comedy at women's groups and retreats, prays like it's her full-time job, writes a syndicated humor column, blogs about life with lots of kids at, and authors books such as Keep Courting: 100 Ways to Keep Courting After Marriage (purchase on their website) and Marriage Miracle (Harvest House 2010). Bob and Cheryl's passion is to connect two hearts for a lifetime. They have co-founded For Better For Worse For Keeps Ministries

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