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Summer Zucchini Pasta Salad

August 17, 2023
Summer Zucchini Pasta Salad in a bowl on a wooden board with fresh zucchini in the background.

This Summer Zucchini Pasta Salad is loaded with fresh zucchini, tomatoes, kalamata olives, basil, onion, cannellini beans, feta cheese, and a simple oil and vinegar dressing. This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. I can hardly remember a summer when my father-in-law hasn’t had a crazy abundance of zucchini growing in his garden.  You’d think I’d have a collection of recipes at the ready every year.  But here we…

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Tomato, Cucumber, and Radish Salad

June 22, 2023

This Tomato, Cucumber, and Radish Salad is simple and refreshing! It’s made with vine tomatoes, mini cucumbers, radishes, fresh basil, mozzarella, and a drizzle of balsamic glaze. This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. I love this time of year, right before it gets super hot, and the veggies in our garden start surprising us with their appearance.  I’ve been thoroughly enjoying everything our little garden has offered so…

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Crispy Chickpea and Avocado Salad

June 15, 2023
Flat lay photo of Crispy Chickpea and Avocado Salad in a white bowl. Ingredients are spread around the salad bowl.

This Crispy Chickpea and Avocado Salad is full of flavor and crunch! It’s made with avocado, bell pepper, mini cucumbers, fresh parsley, crispy chickpeas, and simple a Ranch seasoned dressing. This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. It’s still wild to me that only three years ago, the world shut down.  It’s even wilder to see those moments pop up in my social media memories.  To look back and…

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Chicken Gyro Salad with Pita Croutons

April 13, 2023
Chicken Gyro Salad with Pita Croutons in a wooden salad bowl. Wooden utensils, feta cheese, cucumber, pita croutons, tzatziki sauce, and cherry tomatoes in the background.

This Chicken Gyro Salad is made with all the fixings you would find in a chicken gyro. Plus, it’s topped with crispy homemade pita croutons and a drizzle of tzatziki sauce! This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. I recently made gyros for dinner.  I made them with chicken, tomatoes, lettuce, cucumber, onion, feta cheese, tzatziki, and pita bread.  They were such a hit!  My husband and I ended…

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Italian Sub Pasta Salad

August 30, 2022

If you like a loaded Italian sub from the deli, you’ll love this Italian Sub Pasta Salad made with penne, salami, prosciutto, tomato, onion, peppadew peppers, provolone, fresh basil and oregano, and a bottle of red wine vinaigrette! This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. Most of my pasta salad recipes get created while I’m cleaning out the fridge.  This pasta salad started with a stick of dry salami…

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Kimchi and Mini Cucumber Salad

July 14, 2022

This Kimchi and Mini Cucumber Salad is a quick and delicious side dish, or condiment, that’s full of crunch, flavor, and the perfect amount of spice! This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. Ever since I made my Kimchi and Tofu Rice Bowl, I’ve kind of been obsessed with the combination of kimchi and mini cucumbers.  You get the fresh crunch of crispy cucumbers and the slightly sour and…

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