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Goat Cheese and Sun-Dried Tomato Appetizer

This is the recipe I suggest for people who tell me they have no cooking skills whatsoever. Only two ingredients in this stunning appetizer make it simple and quick for unexpected company or just a treat for weeknights with the family. As a side note, you can take this recipe and mix it with some pasta noodles of your choice for a quick meal. Serves 4 to 6. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Lemon Orzo Salad with Feta and Vegetables

My wife’s favorite summer salad. It may sound a little crazy, lemon with sun-dried tomatoes and basil, asparagus and feta, but they all work. This is a versatile salad that can accompany fish, chicken, or beef. And for those new to orzo, it is a pasta that looks like a grain. If you don’t like asparagus, use whatever vegetable you do like. Serves 4 to 8. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Greek-Style Salad

You don’t have to wait until your next visit to a Greek restaurant to get a Greek Salad. It’s colorful, with lots of different textures and flavors. This salad can be arranged for presentation in a large bowl or deconstructed as a make-it-your-own salad bar. Serves 8 or more. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Fun Fruit Salad with Kids

Using a cookie cutter creates fun shapes for children and adults alike. Watermelons have lots of vitamins and fiber and are a wonderful summer treat. Serves 6–10. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Grilled Summer Corn Salad Recipe

Fresh corn roasted on the grill is a real summer favorite, and this recipe is a nice twist turned into a salad. Make it, and you’ll get requests to make it again. Serves 6 to 12. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Kids Easy Tortilla Pizza

This is a quick after-school snack that children can make themselves. Just be sure an adult is around to place and remove from the oven if the kids are younger. Serves 2 to 4. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Roasted Cauliflower Buffalo Bites

This recipe was one of the winners of the PBS/CreateTV national cooking contest. We’re replacing wings with cauliflower for a healthier version, but it tastes so good that you won’t even notice! We’re keeping all of the flavors but losing all of the fat! Serves 4. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Fresh Blender Salsa

Love salsa but hate that store-bought has so much sodium?  Here is a quick and easy recipe that allows you to control the salt and the heat. Serves 2 to 8. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Easy Guacamole Recipe

My wife HATED guacamole until I created this recipe. It’s more like a guacamole salad than traditional smooth guacamole. Chunkier with lots of cilantro, you can serve it with some hearty chips, and it is sure to be a crowd-pleaser. Maybe it will convert one of the guacamole haters you know! Serves 6 to 8. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Build a Board

Some people call it charcuterie, which is just a fancy way of saying “a serving of prepared meats.” Others call it antipasto. This recipe is similar to antipasto, which includes cheeses, vegetables, and garnishes, but I lie to call it “building a board.” It’s great when you don’t want a heavy meal or simply need something quick. Often, I add grilled sausages if people are a little hungrier. Try building a large board for a crowd at a party or a smaller version for an easy mid-week ...