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Quesadillas

Poblano Corn Quesadillas

Quesadillas are a staple in many households, but I’m taking things up a notch and adding a few of my summertime favorites to make Poblano Corn Quesadillas! As you all know, I’m an Arizona girl at heart, which means I grew up in the hometown of cheese crisps. Cheese and tortillas are a way of …

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Mexican Grilled Corn

Mexican Grilled Corn

I’m throwing it back to the good old days of being an Arizona girl and heading across the border for the most delicious Mexican Grilled Corn! These days I’m a California girl through and through and it’s not as easy to pack up my bags and head across the border for some epic Mexican food …

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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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White Cheddar Polenta

White Cheddar Polenta

It’s official. I’m making summer polenta a thing this year. Because this White Cheddar Polenta with Blistered Cherry Tomatoes situation is incredible and we need it immediately! Polenta is so often thought about as a winter dish – but it’s pretty freaking fantastic no matter what time of year. Made with Almond Breeze Almondmilk Original …

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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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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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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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Layered Corn Guacamole from Outdoor Movie Night

Layered Corn Guacamole

Layered Corn Guacamole is an essential part of Outdoor Movie Night! It’s layers of guacamole, pico de gallo and corn with a squeeze of lime juice on top!! Serve it up with freshly fried tortilla chips and call it a day. They make for the perfect appetizer for any outdoor entertaining moment because you can grab …

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California-Cobb-Salad

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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Kopanisti

Kopanisti, a spicy whipped red pepper dip is the perfect compliment for a gorgeous crudité platter. Kopanisti has been a go-to dip for years! Ever since I stumbled on this concept at one of my favorite Seattle cafes, I’ve been whipping it up at home on a regular basis. Whipped feta with roasted peppers and …

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Calabacitas

Calabacitas

When it comes to veggie loaded side dishes, Calabacitas are all time my favorite. Loaded with onions, peppers, zucchini, corn and tomatoes and then covered in melted cheese, it’s the definition of a comforting side dish that’s still most healthy! Unless your name is Gaby and you pick all the cheese off the top and eat …

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