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Cooking Light With Fresh Herbs and Spices - Love That Spice

As the New Year rolled in many of us, including myself made resolutions to eat right and shed some unwanted pounds.The problem with diets is that we start off strong and after 2 weeks we fall off of the wagon. Why? So glad you asked! When most people think of diets, they think of bland, tasteless food with little or no flair. Okay, so I used to be guilty of that too. Here's what's different now....SPICES!!!! Instead of looking at a salad and saying "blah," I now say "oh yeah!" For instance take a plain salad with romaine lettuce mixed with spinach and get creative. Toss in shitake mushrooms sauteed with corn and black beans. Next slice up a red...

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