Buffalo Turkey Lettuce Wraps (Low-Carb, Gluten-Free)

I love these Buffalo Turkey Lettuce Wraps with buffalo-spiced ground turkey, thinly sliced red cabbage, and crumbled blue cheese folded inside iceberg lettuce....more

The Coolest Lentil Salad for a Hot Summer Day

Have you ever given much thought to lentils? These tiny but tasty legumes are one of the earliest cultivated crops used by man, and lentils (also called pulses) are used extensively in vegetarian recipes all over the world. ...more

Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Cauliflower Rice Bowl from Kalyn's Kitchen

Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken is served over cauliflower rice for a low-carb meal in a bowl that's healthy and delicious. I mentioned that on Kalyn's Kitchen I've been a little obsessed with slow cooker buffalo chicken lately, and I absolutely loved this...more

Sauteed Chickpea Salad with Roasted Red Peppers, Mint, and Sumac (and Ideas for Using Sumac)

If you haven't tried Sumac, get some soon and then make this...more

Ten Favorite Summer Tomato Salads with Garden Tomatoes (and ten honorable mentions)

Choosing a short list of favorite summer salads with garden tomatoes was a challenge, but here are my picks! There's no other food I look forward to quite as much as ripe summer tomatoes, and when good tomatoes are coming from the garden or farmers market, I can eat tomato salads or tomato sandwiches (with or without bacon) for days on end without getting tired of them. I first shared my picks for Ten Favorite Summer Tomato Salads with Garden Tomatoes back in 2011, when I'd just finished cleaning out my father's house with my siblings, and it was definitely tomato sandwiches (with bacon!) for comfort food that weekend ....more

Slow Cooker Roast Beef Po' Boy Sandwiches from The Kitchn

These Slow Cooker Roast Beef Po' Boy Sandwiches are just perfect for a summer dinner! If you've been to New Orleans you must have eaten a Po' Boy (Poor Boy) Sandwich of some type. If you have, you'll understand what I mean when I say that these Slow Cooker Roast Beef Po' Boy Sandwiches from the Kitchn are not just ordinary sandwiches ....more

Bacon, Tomato, and Zucchini Salad Recipe with Feta (Low-Carb, Gluten-Free)

There's a lot of tomato and zucchini in this Bacon, Tomato, and Zucchini Salad with Feta, and just enough bacon and Feta to make it taste amazing. I recently discovered that this Bacon, Tomato, and Zucchini Salad with Feta had been hanging out back in the 2005 archives on Kalyn's Kitchen for more than ten years without a photo. Well yikes! ...more

This Quinoa Greek Salad From Simply Recipes Is the Smartest Idea for Summer Tomatoes

When fresh summer tomatoes and cucumbers are in season, I love finding new recipes that spotlight those flavors, and this Quinoa Greek Salad from Simply Recipes sounds like a total winner. ...more

Slow Cooker Mediterranean Pork with Couscous from Mel's Kitchen Cafe

Slow Cooker Mediterranean Pork is delicious served over couscous, or eat it over salad or inside pita for a summer meal. (Photos from Mel's Kitchen Cafe.) If you're reading this blog you probably already know how pork gets tender and juicy in the slow cooker, and this...more

Greek Style Zucchini Noodles with Tomatoes, Olives, and Feta (Low-Carb, Gluten-Free, South Beach Diet)

We loved these Greek-Style Zucchini Noodles with all the flavors that make Greek Salad such a perfect summer dish! I've been infatuated with zucchini noodles for a few years now, and I used to make them with a simple julienne peeler before I discovered the Spiralizer....more