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My First Salad of 2016

One of my goals this year is to eat healthy. Yep, you read it right. Eat healthy. Believe me, I also thought it was impossible, given the fact  that I love food so much. I have this preconceived notion that healthy food are bland and not delicious. So to start slow, I made a resolution for 2016: a goal to 'eat five different salads'.

Five won't hurt, right? But I found it hard to do. I don't know... maybe salads are more expensive; or maybe greens are harder to pick up with fork. I found the solution when I visited the nearest 7-Eleven store. On the food shelf was a Chicken Caesar salad in tortilla form. Sweet!

Chicken Caesar Wraps from 7-Eleven. PhP59.00
It looked inviting and delicious! I knew it was the opportune time for me to finally start on my goal. It's a salad... and it solves the price and fork problem. So here it goes...

Crispy. Cheesy. Yummy.
A contrast of soft tortilla wrap and crispy lettuce is the first thing you will feel in your mouth at first bite. Next would be the dominant flavor of cheese slowly melting on your tongue. Lastly, at the climax of it all, is the subtle chicken meat at the bottom of the wrap. I like the chicken because it was unflavored. I mean, no salty stuff added. Simple as that. 

A closeup of the Chicken Caesar wrap

The Chicken Caesar wrap... now, I'm starting to believe that there are yummy and healthy food, too. But uhm... for the size of those wraps, it was just enough for a snack. I'll try out big salad dishes next time, okay? For now, it was a good start.

So there goes my 1 out of 5 salads for 2016. I'll share with you my journey with salads starting now. Hahaha~ Hopefully, it doesn't end with just five. (^_^)v


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