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In The Kitchen: Staycation recipes

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Great staycation recipes:

Great Green Greek Smoothie

Fresh and clean, this minty green smoothie has been a fabulous start to our day!

1 1/2 Persian cucumber's, peeled and chopped

1 cup chopped honeydew melon
1/2 cup Greek yogurt
juice of 1 lime
1 tsp torn fresh mint leaves
2 tsp chia seeds (optional)
coconut water to thin as needed 

Place all ingredients into a blender and puree until smooth, add a few tablespoons of coconut water if the mixture becomes too thick.  
Garnish with mint!  Cheers!


Tzatziki - Cucumber Yogurt Dip

Ingredients:

·         3 tbsp. olive oil
·         1 tbsp. vinegar
·         2 cloves garlic, minced finely
·         1/2 tsp. salt
·         1/4 tsp. white pepper
·         1 cup greek yogurt, strained
·         1 cup sour cream
·         2 cucumbers, peeled, seeded and diced
·         1 tsp. chopped fresh dill

Preparation:
Combine olive oil, vinegar, garlic, salt, and pepper in a bowl. Mix until well combined. Using a whisk, blend the yogurt with the sour cream. Add the olive oil mixture to the yogurt mixture and mix well. Finally, add the cucumber and chopped fresh dill. Chill for at least two hours before serving.

Garnish with a sprig of fresh dill just before serving.

Skinny Lemon Fizz

1.5 oz SkinnyGirl Meyer Lemon Vodka

Fizzy Lemonade Fruitwater (1/2 bottle)

Directions:

Splash together in a festive glass.  Garnish with a slice of lemon.  Cheers!

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