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Sweetpotato Quinoa Bowl

Southwestern Quinoa Bowl

Giant loaded bowls of super foods have become a specialty of mine – and this Southwestern Sweetpotato Quinoa Bowl totally fits the bill! Jam-packed with quinoa, feta, roasted California sweetpotatoes, kale, black beans, avocado and a cilantro vinaigrette make this the perfect lunch or dinner, or both! I’m all about keeping things easy this summer, …

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Watermelon Jicama Salad

Watermelon Jicama Salad – the perfect no cook, easy to make, super delicious, perfect for a hot day (I could go on forever), salad! This gorgeous Watermelon Jicama Salad situation is another recipe from our West Coast Cantina menu with Williams Sonoma! It takes almost no time to prep, and it’s the perfect thing to eat …

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Easy Summer Power Salad from www.whatsgabycooking.com (@whatsgabycookin)

Summer Power Salad

Loaded Salads are my jam! They’ve been consistently making appearances here on WGC the last few years and this summer power salad is right up there with the rest of them. Loaded with everything you could ask for – and all of which I snagged from my favorite Santa Monica farmers market. It’s exactly what I …

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Chicken Poblano Fajitas from www.whatsgabycooking.com "The answer to your what the heck should I make for dinner" question! (@whatsgabycookin)

Poblano Chicken Fajitas

You know those nights when you’re like, WTF should I make? I have them more than i care to admit and 99% of the time my answer comes in the form of fajitas. Poblano Chicken Fajitas are my jam. Loaded with various bell peppers, onions and my most favorite part…. poblano peppers! You can serve …

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Sweetpotato, Corn and Feta Salad

Sweetpotato, Corn and Feta Salad

There are some things in life that are absolute truths. Like the fact that outdoor parties are the best kind of parties. Or the fact that having your friends over for dinner is the best form of therapy. Or the fact that this Sweetpotato, Corn and Feta Salad is, without a doubt, going to be …

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Mexican Cobb Salad from www.whatsgabycooking.com (@whatsgabycookin)

Mexican Cobb Salad

My love for salads runs deep. So does my love for all things Mexican food. So it probably comes as no surprise that this Mexican Cobb Salad is near and dear to my heart! Loaded with shredded romaine lettuce, freshly grated cheese, black beans, corn, guacamole, pico and spicy shrimp – it’s one of those …

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Mexican Shrimp Skewers

Mexican Shrimp Skewers

Big things are happening tomorrow and they involve chips, guacamole, margaritas and most importantly these Mexican Shrimp Skewers with Corn Salsa! After this past weekend I’m ready for summer. I’ve forgotten all about spring and I’m heading straight into grilling season. Someone pour me a margarita and I’ll man the grill. These Mexican Shrimp Skewers …

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Beef Skewers with Cilantro Dipping Sauce

Flank Steak Skewers

If you could bear witness to what happened after we wrapped the photoshoot for these Flank Steak Skewers with Cilantro Dipping Sauce you’re be shocked! Matt and I attacked the platter like we hadn’t seen food in 34 days. These thinly sliced flank steak skewers with a spicy cilantro dipping sauce were in our faces within 10 …

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Smoky Wedge Fries

Smoky Wedge Fries

Smoky Wedge Fries with a Spiced Ketchup are on the menu today and I’m not complaining one bit! Thomas and I easily go through a bottle of Crushed Red Pepper flakes on a bi-monthly basis. We like spicy food, and it goes on literally everything! Being one to never shy away from a challenge, when …

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California Cobb Salad

Here’s the thing about being a California girl. It means having access to some of the most incredible produce on earth so I can whip up gorgeous dishes like this California Cobb Salad! If you’re a long time reader of WGC, you know that California Sweetpotatoes are my jam. They are constantly stocked in my …

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Avocado and Heirloom Tomato Salad

Happy 1st day of Spring!! I’ve been waiting for the official start of spring for MONTHS and I’m welcoming it with open arms and this Avocado and Heirloom Tomato Salad !! I’ve never been one to wait for permission, but now that it’s officially spring, I’m planning on doing some backyard / picnic / outside / …

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Chicken Posole

There’s a lot going on today! LOTS! First, there’s Chicken Posole, which is the only version of chicken soup that hits the spot in our house. It’s a simple shredded chicken that’s cooked in a spiced broth and then topped with all my favorite toppings… avocado + cheese, duh! It’s the inaugural post of my …

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