Wheatgrass Summer Centerpiece with Zucchini Relish Tuna Salad Dip + Zucchini Round-up

We’re so happy it’s zucchini season! Since we’re having fun with our spiralizer, creating all kinds of zucchini recipes, I thought I’d also share one of our family’s favorite snacks: Zucchini Relish Tuna Salad Dip.

Zucchini Relish Tuna Salad Dip | ReluctantEntertainer.com

We do enjoy this often as an easy Sunday afternoon snack, but you can also munch on this Zucchini Relish Tuna Salad Dip for lunch, make a cheesy tuna melt, or even put it on top of a fresh green salad. You can stuff deviled eggs, make lettuce wraps, use this mixture in a wrap—so many great ideas!

Zucchini Relish Tuna Salad Dip | ReluctantEntertainer.com

Summer Wheatgrass Centerpiece.

This past week I was getting groceries, and in the produce section the wheat grass caught my eye. I was reminded how simple it is to make a $5 summer centerpiece using wheatgrass.

MÅURICE: A Pastry Luncheonette with Shrimp Cucumber Salad Toasts

Shrimp Cucumber Salad Toasts | ReluctantEntertainer.com

After a visit to MÅURICE, a Pastry Luncheonette in downtown Portland, Oregon, I made my own Shrimp Cucumber Salad Toasts recipe, to serve in my home! Here’s what I love about MÅURICE, a pastry luncheonette in downtown Portland: It’s open to everyone who enjoys the sweeter things in life,...

Comparing Yourself and Summer Chicken Salad Sandwiches

Chicken Salad Sandwiches | ReluctantEntertainer.com

These Summer Chicken Salad Sandwiches are made with fresh grapes and pineapple, and good enough for company! Contentment can’t happen until you decide to be yourself, whatever that means. Being yourself is so much better than being a poor imitation of someone else. —Shauna Niequist Just last night I...

Summers and Berries and Fresh Berry Tart with Rosemary

Fresh Berry Tart with Rosemary | ReluctantEntertainer.com

This Fresh Berry Tart with Rosemary is made with Pennington Farms Tayberry Jam; a delightful summertime dessert that you can make in 30 minutes. For a taste of summer, late into the season, what a wonderful treat to go to your freezer and have a bag of frozen berries for...

The Silence of Nature and Peach Breakfast Cake

Peach Breakfast Cake

This Peach Breakfast Cake is made with fresh peaches; delicious served for a breakfast or brunch! This past weekend, my husband and I drove up to Union Creek, near Prospect, Oregon to spend a night in our VW. It was cool, beautiful, and we enjoyed every moment. Our friends were...