Category: Summer Holidays

Appetizers, Fewer Than 6 Ingredients, Game Day, Sandwiches, Snacks, Summer Holidays, Vegetables

Spinach Hummus Veggie Wraps

These tasty spinach hummus veggie wraps are delicious, good for you, and colorful! We are so lucky to live in a warm environment, where picnics in November or December are not unusual and we have festivals year ’round. So during Thanksgiving weekend this year, Mr. Key Lime and I had a very pleasant picnic in […]

Game Day, Gluten Free Option, Italian Cuisine, Lunch & Dinner, One Pot Dishes, Pasta & Noodles, Salads, Summer Holidays, Vegetables

Fresh Crunchy Pasta Salad

For a quick and satisfying meal, try this crunchy fresh pasta salad. The pasta is filling and celery, bell pepper, and onions add a ton of crunch. Mustard, vinegar, lemon juice and dill add delicious, tangy flavor. Try a different type of pasta! Beet, spinach, and chickpea pasta are great alternatives. Many of the healthier […]

Fall & Winter Holidays, Gluten Free Option, Lunch & Dinner, Salads, Summer Holidays, Vegetables

Chopped Kale Cranberry Salad with Apricot Jalapeño Vinaigrette

I came across this chopped kale cranberry salad in a local restaurant. The ingredients sounded so tasty, and I found the idea behind the salad to be impressive. But the restaurant chef was a little stingy with the ingredients, and for a pile of chopped kale it seemed a bit pricey. When I got home, […]

red white blue fruit salad
Breakfast, Desserts, Fruit, Gluten Free, Oil Free Recipes, Salads, Summer Holidays

Red, White & Blue Fruit Salad

While summer is coming to a close, and many fruit seasons wind down, it’s nice to have a good juicy fruit salad. This salad has a wide range of flavor: watermelon and dragon fruit juiciness combined with blueberries and strawberries. The citrus-y dressing adds the sweetness of agave, with the delicious tartness of limes and […]

two fruit galettes
Breakfast, Desserts, French Cuisine, Fruit, Summer Holidays

Two Fruit Galettes: Peach & Mango Blueberry

I haven’t enjoyed a dessert in a long time as much as I did these two fruit galettes. I have been wanting to make galettes for so long, finally got around to doing it, and I love them! I polled my Instagram followers to see which fruits I should make into galettes first. I knew […]

vegan baked beans
Game Day, Gluten Free, Lunch & Dinner, One Pot Dishes, Sides, Stove Top Dishes, Summer Holidays

Summer Potluck Baked Beans

These flavorful summer potluck baked beans will be a welcome addition to your summer picnics and gatherings. You only have to make sure to use vegan Worchestershire sauce. Easy peasy! I like the sweetness added by the brown sugar, but if you want to omit it, the beans are still delicious! For mine, I reduce […]