Happy Friday and happy fourth of July! I hope you have fun plans for today! Today’s Friday Favorites will be a little different. Since it’s a holiday weekend, I’m going to have my favorite summer recipes roundup! These recipes will be perfect to enjoy the warm weather or at outdoor friends and family gathering. Let’s jump right to it!
- Cilantro Turkey Burgers
Planning to do some grilling this weekend? Try my cilantro turkey burgers! These burgers are juicy and flavorful and will definitely be a crowd pleaser.
- Tropical Fruit Salad
Looking for a refreshing fruit salad to enjoy in the hot weather? You will love this simple and easy to make tropical fruit salad! It is a wonderful mix of different flavors.
- Caramelized Mango and Strawberry Coconut Parfait
If you’re looking for another sweet treat, try this caramelized mango and strawberry coconut parfait. It will be sure to fulfill your sweet tooth!
- Avocado Hummus
This avocado hummus is a great party dip! It is nutritious and quite addicting!
- Festive Shrimp Ceviche
Do you love seafood? Then you’ll love my festive shrimp ceviche recipe! It is a refreshing snack to have with any summer dish. I’m actually making this for a potluck that I’m going to tonight!
Have you ever heard of KitchenBug? It is a very resourceful website where you can import recipes from your favorite websites and learn if they are healthy and nutritious. For example, you can find out if a recipe contains ingredients that are good for your heart or have an excellent source of protein. I’ve created my own profile here and have submitted some of my own recipes to find out its health values. Join today and maybe you’ll discover some recipes with excellent health benefits or maybe learn that some aren’t as healthy as you thought.
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Thank you for tuning into my very first recipe roundup! I plan to have more in the future. In the meantime, have a fun and safe Fourth of July!
Here’s a picture of Gas Works Park in Seattle from two years ago where thousands of people were packed like sardines to watch the fireworks show!
Tell me what your plans are for the weekend!
What’s your favorite summer dish?
Are you part of any food community websites? Please share them with me!