7 Summer Salads To Try Now

My Favorite Salads

Right now it’s hard to find time to make it to the gym so I’m focusing all of my energy on eating right. Considering its summertime, a salad is the easiest thing to throw together with whatever I have in my fridge at the moment. These seven salads are packed with vitamins, protein, and leaves out all the extra calories.

I’d love to hear if you have any favorites as I’m always looking for new recipes and be sure to scroll down for a bonus tip!

  1. Mixed Berry Spinach Salad
  2. Skin Hydrating Salad
  3. Peach Salad with Grilled Basil Chicken
  4. Cilantro Lime Chicken Salad
  5. Summer Orzo Pasta Salad
  6. Berry Orange Spinach Salad
  7. Honey Lime Rainbow Fruit Salad

And now I’m going to let you in on my biggest secret for a yummy salad! I wanted to share with you guys my favorite homemade creamy vegan avocado dressing that is all natural, sugar-free, and the perfect addition to any salad!

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • Half a large avocado
  • 1/4 cup parsley or cilantro, stems removed
  • 1/4 teaspoon sea salt
  • Juice of one lime
  • 1/3 cup olive oil
  • 2 cloves garlic
  • 1/2 cup water


Blend everything together in a food processor or Vitamix. You can add more water if you want to thin out the dressing. Test it out and let me know what you think. 




Photography by George Elder

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