Summertime Favorites

When the weather turns warmer, our bodies seem to naturally crave lighter, healthier food.  Gone are the heavy pasta dishes and the pumpkin pies, and in come the salads, grilled meats, and fruity sweets.

Here are a few summery treats that I’m really looking forward to making in the coming months.  Enjoy!

Coconut Baked Shrimp with Pineapple Peach Salsa from How Sweet It Iscoconutbakedshrimp

Zesty Spring Salad from I Heart Naptimespringsalad

Strawberry and Spinach Salad with Chicken from Simply Scratchstrawberrysalad

Low-Yolk Egg Salad from Skinny Tasteeggsalad

Double Berry Bliss Cream from Mangoes and Chutneyicecream

Lemon Cheesecake Yogurt Cups from Skinny Tastelemoncheesecake

What are your favorite summertime foods?

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17 comments

  1. Maureen

    I found your blog through Basilmomma and I think I gained 5 pounds just scrolling through this post! Now I’m definitely hungry! Nice to meet you!

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  3. Kimby

    Hi, Amy! Nice to “meet” you from basilmomma’s blog hop. :) Enjoyed looking around your website — and OH, that German Chocolate Cake variation… I see one in my future. :) My favorite summertime food(s) are fresh fruit and veggies of any sort!
    Take care,
    Kimby (aka okielicious)

  4. Denise

    New follower here from Boost My Blog. When I wandered on over I saw your Zesty Spring Salad and that said to me, yep gonna follow her! It looks so good that I want it, gotta have it, will be making it soon. I can be found in facebook too http://www.facebook.com/DeniseMartin.LillaRose and twitter @DeniseLillaRose If you like/follow me there I will do the same for you. When you stop by my blog, please check out my kind of fashion (hair jewelry).

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