Summer Favorites

It’s finally here, folks! Summertime, a season that always bring magic and sunshine and tans and iced cold drinks and hot dogs and endless twilights. I always count Memorial Day weekend as the official beginning of summer, June Gloom be …

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Smoothies continue to be my fave way to use produce that I’ve gotten overexcited about and purchased simply too much of. Such was the case of these figs. I made this when I’d recently returned from vacation and was in …

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I made this salad last summer because I was missing grill food (hello shrimp!) but didn’t want anything to heavy (or hot, because let’s be real, it’s still August.) As yet another heat wave comes this weekend, I hope you …

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Another month, and oh goodness are there goodies to collect from the farmers market! I love end of summer because the bounty is almost too good to be true. August means lots of tomatoes, all the fresh herbs, and tons …

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I haven’t made you guys a smoothie in a while, and I felt like maybe it was time, so here we go. Summer’s a great time for all.the.berries but sometimes I buy so many I don’t know what to do …

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Is it hot where you are? Here in LA, the heat has been creeping above 100 for several days, and then yesterday the heat wave broke (haha, and was 95 instead of 108.) It’s always a challenge to get enough …

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I love tacos. As someone who now lives in LA, all I ever want to east is tacos. When I’m truly hangry, I crave tacos. After a long hike? Tacos. Too hot to eat? Tacos. I love tacos of all …

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During the summer, so many veggies are in season and I want to eat it all. I also don’t really want to cook, because it’s so hot and I’ve got better things to do (like sit in the backyard drinking lemonade …

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Hi guys! It’s #TBT and recently I was a little under the weather but it also was a million degrees out and the idea of tea or soup was just out of the question. It reminded me of these turmeric/ginger/avocado …

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Summertime is here in full swing, and that means HOT weather and long afternoons. July has been hot and sticky here, and we’ve been in great need for a drink in the backyard that’s not going to be too heavy …

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