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Easter Inspired Protein Packed Egg Salad

With Easter right around the corner, this Easter-inspired protein-packed egg salad is just what your body needs! Best of all, all of the ingredients are great for you, so there’s no guilt involved!

Ingredients:

  • 3 whole, hard boiled eggs (discard the yolk of 2)*
  • 2 tbsp plain, fat-free Greek yogurt
  • 1 tbsp mashed avocado**
  • 1/2 tsp ground mustard
  • 2 slices turkey bacon (cooked and crumbled)
  • 1 small celery stalk, chopped
  • 2 tbsp green onions, finely chopped
  • 2 pinches of paprika
  • 3-4 grape tomatoes (optional)

*I purchased pre-made hard boiled eggs to make it easier and cut down on time.

**Wholly Guacamole makes great, pre-mashed guacamole that comes in neat little packets- perfect for dishes like this!

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Directions:

  •  In a medium size bowl, chop the eggs coarsely.
  • Add in the dry seasonings, turkey bacon, most of the celery and half of the green onions. Stir until mixed.
  • Add yogurt and mix until blended.
  • Top mixture with leftover green onions, celery and a pinch of crushed red pepper.
  • Serve with bread, or enjoy alone!

 

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