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Tag Archive: summer salads

Jajuk (Summer Soup) – plus Tasty Tuesdays Link Up

Most, if not, all Middle Eastern cuisines have their own variation of yogurt and cucumber salad or soup. The Greeks add garlic and call it Tzatziki, the Armenians go with mint and dill and call it Jajuk. Which translates to Summer Soup. My Armenian “expert”, Jamie from I am Not the Babysitter, told me some people use more …

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Tasty Tuesdays: Sesame Celery Salad #linky

I have some exciting news! All month long I am guest-hosting Creative K Kids Tasty Tuesdays Linky. Besides the scrumptious Sesame Celery Salad recipe from me, you get some fabulous recipes linked up from some other amazing bloggers. Be sure to check out some of the other recipes and bloggers. And if you are a blogger, please …

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Watermelon Beet and Cucumber Salad

The tendril nearest my big watermelon was dry, so that means my watermelon was ready to pick. And there is another one that will be ready shortly. Before we all get sick of fresh watermelon I thought I should pop over to that colossal time sucker, Pinterest. And there I found a Beet Sandia Cucumber Salad in a Pura …

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Summer Side Dishes

It is officially summer here in California as of 10:04 p.m. tonight! To me summer means grill time. Here’s a list of 21 great side dishes to go along with whatever you are grilling up. Salads Caesar Salad Claremont Salad Cold Celery Salad Creamy Bacon Broccoli Salad Lime Gelatin with Pineapple and Cheddar Cheese Melon Pineapple Fruit …

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Salads, Soups and Sides for Sizzling Summer Days

Has it been hot where you live? It certainly has been here in Southern California. To keep cool, and use up all of those delightful vegetables from my local CSA, I have been making some great summer soups and salads. All of these recipes are great side dishes or you can make an entire meal …

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Free E-Guide: Choosing Healthy Fats

As a thank you for signing up for our biweekly newsletter we will send you a copy of 30 Tips for Choosing Healthy Fats in Your Diet. Then every two weeks we will send you delicious recipes and other food related fun.