Tag: summer

Side

Lemon Herb Asparagus Couscous

This lemon herb asparagus couscous is a quick and simple side dish that is perfect for summer. The fluffy couscous, the tender asparagus, the creamy sauce, the crispy pine nuts. Ready in about 10 minutes and made using simple ingredients. Plus, it’s perfect for summer because you don’t need to heat up the oven. This […]

Entree, Pasta, Salad

Creamy Avocado Pasta Salad

Use up those vine-ripened tomatoes and sweet summertime corn on the cob with this creamy avocado pasta salad. Made using fresh and in-season produce, this simple and satisfying meal is perfect for hot summer evenings when you don’t want to heat up your home. It’s vegan, oil-free, nut-free, ready in less than 20 minutes and […]

Entree, Salad, Sandwiches

Curried Chickpea Salad

This curried chickpea salad is a light, quick, and simple lunch that has room for substitutes. Serve it atop a bed of fresh greens on between two toasted slices of bread. It’s vegan, gluten-free, oil-free, and with an added sugar-free option. I love a quick simple lunch. Especially a lunch that don’t require me to […]

Dessert

Almond and Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp Bars

A simple vegan summertime dessert, these almond and strawberry rhubarb crisp bars are perfect for the upcoming holiday weekend. Sweet. Tart. Crunchy. Tender. Made from fewer than 10 ingredients and ready in about an hour. What better way to enjoy summer fruits than in a dessert? A warm buttery crust, gooey sweet fruit filling, and […]

Breakfast, Snack

Rosemary Peach Granola

This rosemary peach granola is all the best things about summer rolled into one. Fresh rosemary undertones pair beautifully with the sweetness of dried peaches. It’s chunky, crunchy, and simple. No added oils and naturally sweetened with maple syrup. None of the store-bought granola can touch the homemade stuff. Fresh granola is 100 times better […]

Breakfast, Salad, Side, Snack

Chilled Watermelon Salad

This chilled watermelon salad is the perfect cure for a hot summer’s day. Refreshing watermelon, crunchy cucumber, salty vegan feta, fresh basil, and tangy lime will awaken your taste buds as you enjoy it poolside or on a picnic blanket under a shady tree. It’s a light salad that’s made from only 6 ingredients and […]

Appetizer, Salad, Side

Summer Strawberry Salad with Balsamic Dressing

A 1-bowl summer strawberry salad with a simple balsamic dressing. Loaded with fresh sweet strawberries, bright mint, creamy vegan feta, satisfying spinach, and crunchy almonds tossed with a simple balsamic dressing, this salad is summer in a bowl. Salads are so fresh and versatile. They’re the perfect light summer lunch or addition to a dinnertime […]