Blueberry Salad with Vanilla Bean Vinaigrette

Blueberry Salad with Vanilla Bean Vinaigrette

Blueberry, Cucumber, Basil Salad with Vanilla Bean Vinaigrette sounds interesting right?  Here’s how this salad came to be. :)

My little garden has started producing. That is to say, my container garden. The in-the-ground garden has some catching up to do. I fell in love with cucumbers last summer, so I made sure to plant some in my garden this year. The lemon cucumber plants (my very favorite) promptly died. I couldn’t find replacement seedlings. I’ll remember that for next year– buy twice as many.  The other cucumber plants are doing splendidly well. It’s amazing the amount of water they need. I water them twice a day and I think it still isn’t enough!  I’ve been reading that they will be bitter without constant watering.  Even a gallon a day!

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