One of my most favorite things about summer are the fresh, local seasonal veggies. You can make so many amazing dishes with them that are both delicious and good for you. What better time to focus on eating better? Fresh veggies are everywhere during the summertime!
United Healthcare knows the benefits of eating your veggies and in order to inspire you to eat lots of them, they have some amazing prizes up for grabs this month with their We Dare You To Share contest and there is still time to enter to win.
You actually have 3 ways to enter and win:
- Share a photo of your fresh veggies and use the hashtag #FreshVeggiesWDY…you can share it on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram, or go directly to the site. (grand prize is a Le Creuset Signature Enameled Cast-Iron 5-1/2-Quart Round French (Dutch) Oven
- Take the Personal Hygiene quiz (grand prize is an Apple iPad mini)
- Make a Healthy Selfie Avatar…you can mix and match accessories, clothes, and put your face behind an avatar that’s doing some sort of healthy activity (grand prize is a $400 Visa gift card)
To help jump start your fresh veggie menu I have collected six summer salad recipes that are perfect for enjoying every day or for your fun summer gatherings. The 4th of July is right around the corner you know!
You can find the individual recipes below.