Summer is no time for heavy stews or hot sides. As a matter of fact, quite the opposite is true. This time of the year is perfect for experimenting with fresh sides to make you feel light but stay satisfied.

This fresh corn and tomato concoction is the perfect healthy summer salad recipe to try. Not only is it a low calorie option, but it is also incredibly versatile. Add an extra lemon squeeze for a citrus-y kick or sliced avocado for a more filling boost. You can also add extra vegetables and herbs like cucumbers and parsley.

Once you have prepared this super easy recipe (extra add-ins included), pair it with your favorite protein for a rounded out meal. You can even use this salad as a dish topping for added flavor. The possibilities are endless!

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What’s your favorite healthy summer salad recipe?

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