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Choose the Best Seasonal Fruits and Veggies This Summer

It’s certainly no crime to eat any fruits and vegetables you like at any time of the year. As long as you can find the fruits and vegetables you’re aiming to get, you’re more than welcome to partake in them. But eating seasonally is also a good idea. This summer cannot there are several fruits and vegetables that will be in season and truly tasty.

Watermelon

Watermelon is naturally a classic fruit for summer, and this summer is no exception, but why not try it in a different way? Many people simply eat melon balls or slices of watermelon, but you can actually make a very tasty salad from this fruit. Just add blue or feta cheese along with some blueberries. You can even use your watermelon rind by grinding it up with your smoothies.

Summer Squash

Summer squash is of course a classic vegetable for the summer, and if you’ve ever had a garden, you know that summer squash grows in large quantities, so you’ll have plenty of it. But this year, instead of simply sautéing or grilling your summer squash, why not try using it as a replacement for noodles in your favorite pasta dishes? Simply purchase an inexpensive spiralizer and turn that squash into pasta.

Tomatoes

Tomatoes are a favorite for many home gardeners, and you can find them in all different shapes and sizes. You will naturally get a lot of them in your garden. To eat, throw them in your salad, grill them or eat them with fresh mozzarella, basil, balsamic vinegar and extra virgin olive oil.