Savor the Season with These Summer Recipes

Summer is a time for sunshine, outdoor activities, and delicious food. As the temperature rises, it’s important to stay refreshed and nourished with healthy recipes. In this blog post, we’ll explore some easy and mouthwatering summer meals—like fresh and flavorful salads, cooling smoothies, grilled delights, and frozen treats. We have you covered for a healthy and enjoyable summer!

1. Watermelon and Feta Salad

When it comes to salads, the key is to use fresh and vibrant ingredients. Try out this classic salad with a unique twist that bursts with flavor and will surely impress your taste buds. The star of this refreshing Watermelon and Feta Salad is the combination of juicy watermelon and creamy feta cheese that creates a delightful contrast of sweet and tangy flavors. Enjoy on your Olson deck with a glass of rosé and your bestie, and don’t forget to snap a picture of this colorful dish for your Instagram feed.

2. Cucumber Kiwi Smoothie

Nothing beats a refreshing smoothie after a steamy workout in the flex room. This invigorating Cucumber Kiwi Smoothie is not only a treat for your taste buds, but also a nourishing post-workout fuel. Indulge in the refreshing combination of hydrating cucumber, tangy kiwi, and tropical coconut water to cool off on those hot summer days. Elevate your smoothie game by adding a handful of nutrient-rich chia seeds or a scoop of protein powder to support muscle recovery and enhance your overall wellness.

3. Grilled Honey Siracha Chicken Skewers

Impress your guests with the irresistible combination of sweet and spicy flavors with these Grilled Honey Siracha Chicken Skewers. Marinated in a delectable blend of honey and Siracha sauce, the chicken becomes tender and juicy with a mouthwatering, caramelized glaze when grilled to perfection. The fragrant aroma of the sizzling skewers will fill the air as you create cherished memories with loved ones in the inviting outdoor common area. Don’t forget to serve these crowd-pleasing skewers with a side of refreshing Cucumber Mint Yogurt Dip for a cooling contrast to the bold flavors.

4. Vegan Blueberry Coconut Popsicles

Escape the summer heat with a tropical twist by indulging in these luscious Vegan Blueberry Coconut Popsicles. Bursting with the natural sweetness of fresh berries and the creamy richness of coconut, these frozen delights are a guilt-free way to stay cool and refreshed. With your Olson smart fridge, you can conveniently store these handmade popsicles for whenever your cravings strike, ensuring a delightful and healthy treat at your fingertips. Feel free to get creative by incorporating a squeeze of zesty lime juice for an extra burst of flavor that will tantalize your taste buds.

This summer, make the most of your culinary adventures with Olson Homes. From fresh salads to cooling smoothies, grilled delights, and frozen treats, there’s a recipe for every taste and occasion. By embracing a healthy summer with Olson Homes, you not only enjoy delicious food but also benefit from cutting-edge features that enhance your overall experience. So, get ready to savor summer flavors and create unforgettable memories with your loved ones!



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Since 1988, Olson Homes has built new home communities and new construction homes across the SoCal region. Focused on developing walkable, attainable, flexible floorplan new homes in ideally located new home communities across Orange County and Los Angeles County, the new homes for sale from Olson Homes are close to schools, shopping, dining, transportation, and recreational options. With new home personalization choices, including appliance upgrades, cabinet finishes, flooring options, and new home automation packages, you can create the new home of your dreams. Olson Homes is a multiple Eliant Award winner, including the 2023 Best Overall Home Purchase and Ownership Experience Award. If you’re looking for a new home for sale near you, take a look at our new home communities for sale now, as well as our new homes coming soon.

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