Simple Chicken Salad

Ingredients:

  • 2 cups chopped cooked chicken (~roughly 2 chicken breasts, or 2 legs with thighs)
  • 2 medium shredded carrots
  • 2 tbsp slices scallions/green onion/chives
  • 1 tbsp finely chopped parsley or celery
  • 2 tbsp mayonnaise (looks for a high quality mayo, or one made with healthy fats like olive oil or flax)
  • 4 tbsp yogurt (greek or regular)
  • ½ tsp mustard
  • Salt and pepper to taste

 

Optional:

  • 2 tbsp raisins
  • 2 tbps chopped walnuts

 

Directions:

1.     Mix all ingredients together. Add more mayo or yogurt if you like your salad more moist.  Salt and pepper to taste.

2.     Serve over greens, veggies. Add a healthy carbohydrate and you’ve got a meal.