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Mexican Street Corn Salad

This Mexican Street Corn Salad turns the classic Mexican street food into a delicious and easy to make side dish!

This Mexican Street Corn Salad turns the classic Mexican street food into a delicious and easy to make side dish!

Friends, meet my new FFS… No, not FF Sake. Favorite Freakin’ Salad: Mexican Street Corn Salad. Mexican Street Corn Salad, meet your new friends. Colorful. Flavorful. Fresh. What else could you ask for in a salad?

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Chickpea Kale Greek Salad

Tomatoes, Feta, olives, cucumbers, tomatoes plus kale and chickpeas. Everything you want in a greek salad but with kale, this Chickpea Kale Greek Salad is a heartier, healthier Greek salad!

Tomatoes, Feta, olives, cucumbers, tomatoes plus kale and chickpeas. Everything you want in a greek salad but with kale, this Chickpea Kale Greek Salad is a heartier, healthier Greek salad!

Ok, friends!  We’re in our second month of 2019, which means those New Year Resolutions that are still going strong, you’ve got this!  And if you resolved to add more kale to your diet, this Chickpea Kale Greek Salad is exactly what you need to keep you on track!

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Avocado Pasta Salad

This Avocado Pasta Salad is one that’ll be different than all the others on the cookout table.  It’s creamy, bright, packed full of (hidden) spinach, and it just happens to be vegan friendly!This Avocado Pasta salad is one that'll be different than all the others on the cookout table.  It's creamy, bright, packed full of (hidden) spinach, and it just happens to be vegan friendly!

I love it when I’m looking for something quick and easy to make that’ll also be crowd pleasing and I stumble upon a recipe like this.  This Avocado Pasta Salad was fast to make and wonderfully different than your standard cookout side.  Plus, it’s packed full of nutrition without tasting like it’s trying to be healthy!

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Grilled Corn and Pepper Salad

Summer to me means “Put it all on the grill”, like some corn and peppers to make this fresh colorful Grilled Corn and Pepper Salad!

Summer to me means "put it all on the grill", like some corn and peppers to make this fresh colorful Grilled Corn and Pepper Salad!Summer is in full swing in Oregon!  Which means it’s the time of year that our grill trains all winter for.  All those nights that my husband puts on his rain gear or winter coat and dutifully grills up some Mediterranean Grilled Chicken or some Balsamic Shiitake Mushroom Steaks is just winter training because a little rain or even snow can’t stop his love for his grill and grilled dinners.  Then once summer hits, ohhh sweet sweet summer is when we grill everything.  All the meats. All the veggies. All the fruit!  Everything. And the fresh corn and peppers for this Grilled Corn and Pepper Salad are no exception! 

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Pineapple Melon Mint Salad

This Pineapple Melon Mint Salad is so refreshing, delicious, and is perfect for all those summer backyard get-togethers!This Pineapple Melon Mint Salad is so refreshing, delicious, and is perfect for all those summer backyard get-togethers!

Summer is in the air!  Is there anything better than long, warm days, backyard BBQs, and eating dinner outside?  Just this Pineapple Melon Mint Salad! 

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German Dill Potato Salad

Fresh dill and some tangy vinegar make this German Dill Potato Salad a bright, fresh summer potato salad that’s vegan, gluten free, and perfect for all outdoor gatherings!
Fresh dill and some tangy vinegar make this German Dill Potato Salad a bright, fresh summer potato salad that's vegan, gluten free, and perfect for all outdoor gatherings!

Ahhh how is it the end of August already?!  Every year it seems like it takes longer and longer for summer to arrive, but then it flies faster and faster just the same.  Thank goodness for fast easy sides like this German Dill Potato Salad for those outdoor BBQs and gatherings!

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Israeli Couscous Cucumber Salad

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This Israeli Couscous Cucumber Salad is a refreshing summer salad that’s bright and light with fresh herbs and summer garden vegetables! Israeli Couscous Cucumber Salad is refreshing summer salad that's bright and light with fresh herbs and summer garden vegetables!

I think one of the greatest gifts my father gave me was the love for fresh out of the garden vegetables.  I grew up with huge gardens on our property in NH and so summers meant colanders full of fresh picked tomatoes, armfuls of fresh picked cucumbers, and baseball bat sized zucchinis.  In my mind, nothing beats the crisp cool crunch of a home grown freshly picked cucumber. This Israeli Couscous Cucumber Salad is the perfect way to highlight those summer cucumbers!

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Teriyaki Shrimp Salad with Sesame Ginger Vinaigrette

Bring on Summer with this Teriyaki Shrimp Salad with a fresh light Sesame Ginger Vinaigrette.  Easy, healthy, and full of color!

Bring on Summer with this Teriyaki Shrimp Salad with Sesame Ginger Vinaigrette. It's easy, fresh, healthy, and full of color!Suuunnn!  Oh my gosh I can feel summer coming.  We’ve finally had some glorious summer-like days here in Portland and I am beyond ready.  We just totally splurged on a brand spakin’ new grill for the first summer in our new home and I am shopping for some new deck furniture for ultimate lounging and summer relaxing. In the meantime, I’m getting ready for summer with salads like this Teriyaki Shrimp Salad with Sesame Ginger Vinaigrette, which is my new favorite. 

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Arugula Watermelon Feta Salad

Meet the perfect fresh summer salad: Arugula Watermelon and Feta Cheese Salad with a homemade feta cheese and a bright citrus vinaigrette. 

The perfect summer salad: Arugula, Watermelon, and Homemade Feta Cheese with a bright citrus vinaigrette Ah, summer.  I love your long days and sunshine.  I just wish there were more of you.  How is summer already half over and how is it that we’re booked solid from now until the middle of September?  There just aren’t enough days to fit in all the summer fun we want to have.  

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