Chopped salads are some of my favorite salads. I love to put everything into one bowl and mix it with a simple vinaigrette. This particular chopped salad was inspired by a salad I ordered at a local restaurant, when I went out with my mom and sisters for my birthday. The red wine vinaigrette is really simple to put together, and I found it to be a great match for the ingredients in this chopped salad.
Feel free to add in more sunflower seeds if you'd like. Sunflower seeds improve skin health and they reach the top 10 list of food rich in vitamin E, copper, vitamin B, and phosphorus. Phosphorus is important for maintaining strong bones. It's function in the body is to strengthen and detox. The more high-protein foods a person eats, the better the body can absorb phosphorus. Romaine lettuce gives you a good dose of calcium and tomatoes are a good source of potassium.