I had to take advantage of avocado season with Gwyneth Paltrow's ginger and cilantro shrimp salad in avocado halves. A plus is that the presentation is so beautiful. This would make a great appetizer at your next party. Visit my post for the recipe!
Don't know what to have for lunch on a blazing hot summer day? Try this delicious and healthy zucchini ribbon salad! I learned how to make it from Grace Marie Johnston's cooking class at Bristol Farms in Manhattan Beach. The EASY recipe is provided in my post.
I find some of the best recipes on Skinny Taste. I made a couple changes to Gina Homolka's quick cabbage slaw. This salad is full of nutrients from cucumbers, red peppers. chick peas, grape tomatoes, red onions, and cabbage. Click my post for an easy way to make a full meal.
This recipe is a 2-in-1! I have picky eaters in my family. This Kimchi Fried Rice and Edamame, Carrot and Bacon Fried Rice recipe was able to satisfy both my kids' tummies. Click the link to read how I did this.
Fresh flowers are lovely, but can get expensive. Alternatively, I started making easy, DIY succulent arrangements and they brighten up my home in the same way that fresh flowers do - without costing too much. I'll add some orchids to them from time to time. Read through my post for instructions and step-by-step pictures on how to create a water-wise decoration for your home.