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Grilled Watermelon Salad with Arugula, Feta and Charred Limes

Grilled Watermelon Salad with Arugula, Feta and Charred Limes

Fruit and I have certainly had our ups and downs over the years. I like to describe our tumultuous connection using the Facebook relationship status of “it’s complicated”. In the past couple of years as I have worked very, very hard to get my gut issues under control, despite the usual suspects, I have come to find […]

Our 15 Favorite Summertime Salads

Our 15 Favorite Summertime Salads

I know we are creeping closer to summer’s end, but let’s not get ahead of ourselves. We still have several weeks left of summertime abundance and then, of course, the magical swing season where summer and autumn meet for a brief time and the produce is extra special.  For now, I plan to continue to […]

Summer Squash Salad with Basil Vinaigrette and Crispy Prosciutto

Summer Squash Salad with Basil Vinaigrette and Crispy Prosciutto

Summer is definitely all about the fuss-free eating, but to me, it’s also all about enjoying the abundance. With so much beautiful produce in season, there is no shortage of foods to be inspired by and get creative with. To me, zucchini gets all the love during the summer and admittedly, I likely eat a farm’s worth […]

Tomato Cucumber Salad with Avocado and Olives

Tomato Cucumber Salad with Avocado and Olives

This post is part of my ongoing Restricted Diet series with the Free People blog BLDG 25 This refreshing, summer-inspired Tomato Cucumber Salad with Avocado and Olives is a beautiful addition to any summer meal. Growing up in a Greek family, tomato cucumber salads were a staple with many of our meals in the summer. […]