Eggland

Got eggs?

If you’re like me you probably have a few eggs leftover in the fridge. As an active member of the “No Mayo” club I have to be creative when it comes to egg salad. Today I tried out something new and it delighted both me (unabashed mayo hater) and my family (who seem to love the stuff). So here’s to a healthier egg salad.

5 hard boiled – preferably Easter eggs

4-6 tbls Dijon mustard

juice of  1/2 lemon

1 large pickle diced

1/4 red onion diced

1 small handful chopped fresh cilantro leaves and stems

Mix and spread on a slice of toasted rye bread.

Just so you know eggs nourish yin, build blood, lubricate dryness and calm the fetus (think egg for an egg). They are wonderfully rich natural beauty boosters. If you are totally over egg salad, but still rich in hard-boiled eggs try adding them sliced to salads for a protein boost.

Eggs are also amazing for the skin. Cheap and convenient pore shrinkers an egg white mask makes the perfect pre-party ritual. Just mix up an egg white with your favorite Golden Path Alchemy Herbal Mask. As the mask dries it shrinks both your pores and your face. Smiling and talking can become pretty funny with shrinkage. Laugh, rinse with warm water, moisturize and you are red carpet ready!

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