Summer Fresh Pasta Salad

Summer just calls out for pasta salad.  My mom made the version with the little ditalini pasta and lots of mayonnaise, eggs, and cheddar cheese!  And I love pasta salads – of any kind, but I was looking for something a little lighter – a little fresher – something that said summer with a lot less fat.

Then came this super simple salad with fresh ingredients from your garden or the farmer’s market.  It refreshes your mouth and satisfies your belly and has summer all over it!

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Grilled Chicken with Fresh Peach Salsa

Grilled Chicken with Fresh Peach Salsa – pair with a Southwest style Chopped Salad  and you have a perfect summer dinner.

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Camp Steak

We love to serve this with sliced potatoes fried with onions and mushrooms.  A salad kit works great for a side while camping.

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What’s for Dinner? Sunday link up #106

Are you looking for something new for dinner?  Need some ideas to get  you going?  Well here’s the place to find the answer to that age-old question….

What's for Dinner-

 A collection of fabulous recipes!

And come on in and party with us!

Share your latest and greatest recipes here –   Feel free to post linkys that are food related (please NO sales, travel or crafts) as well!  (Sadly, travel posts or posts without recipes will be deleted).

A HUGE thanks to everyone that shared last week!  There were so many amazing recipes.

So thank you everyone that shared!  I try to visit every post, please make sure to leave me a comment and visit some of the other great blogs!

Here are the most popular posts from last week –

 Please stop by and visit them – let them know how fantastic they are!

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Beets and Beet Greens – A Perfect Pair in One Dish

Farmer’s Market had some gorgeous beets!  I bought a bunch with golden, red, and chioggia.

Brought them home and  cooked them right up!

Here’s the recipe….

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No Churn Blueberry Ice Cream – low fat!

I love ice cream, but being on weight watchers I select very carefully.  I love the new trend with no churn ice creams and with blueberries ripe and ready, I thought I’d try a little lighter version.

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Candied Bacon Pancakes with Bourbon Maple Syrup

What’s better than bacon for breakfast?  Bacon and pancakes you say?  Well how about pancakes with bacon inside of them?  Sounds great, right?  Well now we top all that deliciousness with a bourbon maple syrup and breakfast is served!

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Candied Bourbon Bacon

Bacon- mmmm – Here is a recipe that will blow you away – sweet and salty with a little kick!  It’s great with the bacon pancakes we’ll be giving the recipe for tomorrow!

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What’s for Dinner? Sunday link up #105

It’s been another crazy week – And I’m late getting started – Again!! But,

Are you looking for something new for dinner?  Need some ideas to get  you going?  Well here’s the place to find the answer to that age-old question….

What's for Dinner-

 A collection of fabulous recipes!

And come on in and party with us!

Share your latest and greatest recipes here –   Feel free to post linkys that are food related (please NO sales, travel or crafts) as well!  (Sadly, travel posts or posts without recipes will be deleted).

A HUGE thanks to everyone that shared last week!  There were so many amazing recipes.

So thank you everyone that shared!  I try to visit every post, please make sure to leave me a comment and visit some of the other great blogs!

Here are the most popular posts from last week –

 Please stop by and visit them – let them know how fantastic they are!

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Roasted Parmesan Brussels Sprouts

I love Brussels sprouts and I’m always looking for new ways to prepare and serve them.  I had some other vegetables at a restaurant that had parmesan topping on it and I thought, why not those sprouts!!  So here they are…

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