Amazing tandoori chicken salad & 5 tips to make great grilled salads

Friday, June 15th, 2012
Amazing tandoori chicken salad & 5 tips to make great grilled salads Blog Post

During summer, when it’s hot and humid at dinnertime, the last thing I want to do is go inside and turn on the stove to cook. As an alternative, I often turn to salads, which are not only quick and easy to pull together, but also lighter and don’t require the stove. Of course, I want a little variety at the dinner table, and sometimes a big bowl of raw greens and veggies just doesn’t make the cut.

6 surprising salsa ingredients

Wednesday, June 6th, 2012
6 surprising salsa ingredients Blog Post

My husband and I are salsa addicts. We eat it with chips and quesadillas, on our burgers and stuffed inside grilled cheese sandwiches.

Lately, though, we’ve wanted more variety than traditional tomato-based salsas and have started to experiment with fruity, summery ingredients like cherries, mango, pineapple and nectarines that make great fresh salsas! Here are 6 surprising foods to make salsa with and sensational salsa recipes from EatingWell that we love and now make all the time at home.

6 surprising salsa ingredients

Wednesday, June 6th, 2012
6 surprising salsa ingredients Blog Post

My husband and I are salsa addicts. We eat it with chips and quesadillas, on our burgers and stuffed inside grilled cheese sandwiches.

Lately, though, we’ve wanted more variety than traditional tomato-based salsas and have started to experiment with fruity, summery ingredients like cherries, mango, pineapple and nectarines that make great fresh salsas! Here are 6 surprising foods to make salsa with and sensational salsa recipes from EatingWell that we love and now make all the time at home.

How to pick the best summer fruit

Thursday, May 31st, 2012
How to pick the best summer fruit Blog Post

About this time every year, I get excited for all the delicious, sweet summer fruit that’s showing up at my local farmers’ market. Apparently so do my friends and family, because they ask me for my best tips for buying, storing and cooking berries, stone fruit and other summer fruits. Here are my tips for choosing the best fruit at the market and for storing the fruit once you get home.

5 cookout food hazards to avoid

Thursday, May 24th, 2012
5 cookout food hazards to avoid Blog Post

For some reason, food eaten outdoors under the sun tastes better. There is nothing like a burger or hot dog cooked on a grill with a side of macaroni salad, coleslaw or watermelon to celebrate summer.

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