Couscous Salad

This is my go to summer salad recipe, so light and healthy! It’s a great salad with interesting texture and Mediterranean flavor combined into one delicious salad. Also, this is one of those recipes that works with so many things. Ingredients: 10-12 cherry tomatoes, sliced lengthwise 1/4 teaspoon minced garlic 1/2 a jalapeno, seeded and finely chopped 1 tablespoon olive oil 1…

Basil Pesto Pasta

My friend gave me fresh basil that she grew in her kitchen garden so I thought why not make some Pesto Pasta (which is my favorite!). I have added my own twist to the classic Basil Pesto Pasta by tossing in diced tomatoes to give the pasta some crunch and make it a little tangy. Ingredients: For Pesto: 3/4 cups…