I recently posted about baking during the summer without heating up the kitchen. If you missed that post, you can read it here.
Another well known trick is enjoying lots of salads, sandwiches, and smoothies. This Corn & Black Bean Salad is a favorite. It’s my usual fare at potlucks and it is always a hit.
I call it a salad because that’s the way I enjoy it. You could take this a step further by serving it over a bed of fresh lettuce with your favorite salad dressing. I’m dreaming of a spicy, Chipotle Ranch dressing. Add some chopped chicken, and you’ve got a complete meal!
Others call it a salsa because they enjoy it with chips, in fish tacos, or on top of a grilled steak. Any way you choose to serve it, it is easy, delicious, healthy, and it won’t heat up the kitchen.
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