Summer Nicoise Salad

I immediately thought of a Niçoise Style Salad when looking at the contents this week. It is the perfect “family style” salad – served on a large platter, allowing everyone to pick and choose their favorite items to put on their plate. There are so many variations for contents – for this Summer Niçoise Style…

Greek-ish Salad

This week’s recipe is a Greek Salad with a twist. Using the grape tomatoes, cucumber, parsley, mint, and avocado from the Variety Bag, this dish is so very fresh and flavorful – perfect for HOT summer evenings like we have been having as of late. Ingredients 2 avocados – peeled and seeded 1 lemon –…

Red, White & Blue Salad

With the 4th of July this week, I feel it is only fitting to have a recipe which embraces the patriotic theme of the holiday. This Red, White & Blue Salad is the perfect summer salad! It comes together in an instant – which is a good thing since you will be making this over…

Peach Salsa Fresca

This is perfect with chips – mixed in with mashed avocado for a twist to your favorite guacamole – or to compliment your favorite tacos. You choose. One thing for certain is that it will disappear QUICKLY! Ingredients 4 peaches – peeled and small diced 2 tomatoes – small diced 1 red onion – finely…

Summer Potato Salad with Honey Miso Vinaigrette

As per my usual, many ideas came to mind when viewing this week’s summery contents. First up, using the chives, cherry tomatoes, sweet corn, and new potatoes – I am super excited to share with you a favorite around our house. Perfect served at room temperature, this Summer Potato Salad with Honey Miso Vinaigrette is…

Cucumber Jalapeno Salad

This is a super easy and beautiful salad – using the cucumbers, jalapenos, cilantro, and grapefruit from the Variety Bag. If you don’t have watermelon handy, you can always use blueberries, strawberries or any kind of melon. Ingredients 1 cucumber – peeled, halved and sliced. 1 jalapeno – sliced thinly 2 cups watermelon – cubed 1…

Fresh Herb Ranch

Fresh Herb Ranch is AMAZING and definitely beats anything you buy premade or from mix at the store! Let’s be real, FRESH HERBS make EVERYTHING better! This recipe is a wonderful guide to making a made from scratch ranch – use any combination of fresh herbs you have on hand – make it your own….

Thai Cabbage Salad

As per the usual, my mind ran wild with ideas with the contents. I have settled on 2 recipes for this week – one which I will share with you tonight – and the other I will save for tomorrow or the next day. Using the red cabbage, carrots, and red and green bell peppers…

Zucchini Ribbon Salad

So many delicious, fresh contents in this week’s bag. So many ideas….. First up, I am excited to share with you a super fast and super delicious recipe for Zucchini Ribbon Salad. I LOVE zucchini ribbons. They are so very pretty and their thin nature makes it easy for the zucchini to soak up the…

Chopped Summer Salad

This week’s recipe is so very yummy! It is the perfect summer salad recipe and will most definitely be on repeat over here for the next several months. I am super excited to share my recipe for Chopped Summer Salad – I know you will LOVE it! Bring on Summer!! Ingredients 4 ears of corn…