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Easy Tomato Cucumber Salad

This quick and easy tomato cucumber salad is the perfect side for summer grilling. This is my all-time favorite summer salad. It’s easy to put together and highlights fresh homegrown tomatoes, cucumbers and herbs. With a simple red wine vinegar and olive oil dressing, it comes together in just a few minutes. Tomato cucumber salad is my go-to for…

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Fresh Peach Basil Salsa

The flavors of summer come together in this fresh peach basil salsa. This recipe is pure summer — fresh peaches from the farmers’ market and basil straight from my herb garden. I have to admit when I started out to make this recipe I was going to add jalapenos to it. But I didn’t have any. So…

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Strawberry Paleo Muffins

Strawberry Paleo Muffins

These fresh strawberry paleo muffins are quick and easy to put together. I love strawberry season. Fresh strawberries usually don’t last more than a day or two at my house. But on the rare occasion that I have extra strawberries, I like to bake with them. Today I had more than enough to make strawberry paleo…

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Easy Paleo 4th of July Recipes

This easy paleo 4th of July menu includes something for everyone. Looking for some paleo 4th of July recipes? Nothing says summer like firing up the grill for a barbecue. Include some savory snacks, classic salads made with homegrown vegetables, and fresh seasonal berries for dessert and you’ve got a perfect way to celebrate Independence…

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Red, White and Blue Berries and Cream

Celebrate the season with fresh summer berries and coconut whipped cream. This is the easiest red, white and blue berries and cream for the 4th of July. I made it with just three ingredients. The fresh summer strawberries and blueberries were so naturally sweet, I didn’t need to add anything to them — or to the coconut cream. This…

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10 Easy Paleo Summer Salads

Quick and easy paleo summer salads — and easy paleo dressing recipes — to make when it’s too hot to cook. The dog days of summer are here. And when it’s hot like this, the last thing I want to do is turn on the stove. So here are 10 easy paleo summer salads — including my all-time favorite….

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Grilled Eggplant and Roasted Red Pepper Dip

Grilled eggplant, roasted red pepper, and grill-roasted garlic combine in this Italian inspired dip. Summer is my favorite time of year. We spend a lot of time at the lake. And easy recipes like this grilled eggplant and roasted red pepper dip are perfect for relaxed weekends. All of the cooking can be done on the…

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