30 Salads for Mid Spring

Mid Spring is still capricious – as I sit here writing a thunderstorm passes, leaving us as quickly and as unexpectedly as it came. At last we don’t need the heating on at all, and doors and windows can be opened during the warmer parts of the day. The bird life is wonderful, and the garden looks a treat.

Salads still have some substance for the cooler days of this season, but they are definitely getting lighter. Grains are there but fresh Spring produce creeps in – Asparagus, Broad Beans, Pomelo, for example. Light salads appear on the table.

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30 Salads for Early Spring

Early Spring sees the arrival of Spring rains and windy weather. While the beginning of Spring can still be cold, there are also glorious sunny days with mild temperatures. Gardens begin to bring a bounty of colour. And Spring vegetables arrive – greens, peas, broad beans, asparagus – all delicious.

Salads still have some substance for the cooler days, but begin to get lighter. Grains are there but fresh Spring produce creeps in. Light salads might appear on the table. Certainly salads are more common than during the depths of Winter.

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30 Soups for Early Spring

Oh the joy at the arrival of Spring. But truth be told, despite longer days and gorgeous gardens, the weather is in transition and can still be quite cold.

Our soups for this season straddle the heartier soups that reflect our transition from Winter, and the fresher, herb laden soups that echo the emergence of Spring.

To help you on your way with stocks for your soups, here are the ones that we use the most

Now that you have your Spring menu organised, letโ€™s get cooking! Many of these soups will freeze well.

Here are 30 of our best Soups for Early Spring.

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EARLY SPRING – Don’t Miss These Recipes for Relaxed Spring Living | Seasonal Cooking

Enjoy these highlights from our Early Spring recipe collection. The weather begins its transition this month, and like all change, is a little chaotic and changeable. Windy, stormy at times, and the Spring rains begin. Warm days interject the cooler ones, and while warming foods are still needed, they get lighter and lighter. We look forward to Summer.

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EARLY SPRING – Don’t Miss These Recipes for Relaxed Spring Living | Seasonal Cooking

Enjoy these highlights from our Early Spring recipe collection. The weather begins its transition this month, and like all change, is a little chaotic and changeable. Windy, stormy at times, and the Spring rains begin. Warm days interject the cooler ones, and while warming foods are still needed, they get lighter and lighter. We look forward to Summer.

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EARLY SPRING Vegetables for Healthy Eating in Spring | Seasonal Cooking

At last, Spring arrives with her variety of fresh greens and other vegetables. Thank goodness! It is Vegetables that carry us from Deep Winter into Transitional Spring. How important it is in Early Spring to increase the intake and variety of fruit and vegetables. We are here to help.

Enjoy our Vegetable Inspiration for Early Spring.

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EARLY SPRING Hints, Tips and Info for an Easy Time in Your Spring Kitchen | Seasonal Cooking

As we move out of our dark winter kitchens we begin to stock up for our essentials for warmer, lighter weather cooking. Our minds and hands turn to stocking up for our Warmer Weather cooking.

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EARLY SPRING Sweet Things and Drinks for Bliss in Spring’s Changing Weather | Seasonal Cooking

Sweet things comfort us during this move from Wintery weather to Spring warmth and Spring rains. Sweetness brings comfort in the Early Spring fickle weather. Don’t put away the coats and blankets just yet, and keep the heaters functioning – it is such a fickle season, Spring.

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EARLY SPRING Goodies, Grains, Lentils, Preserves, and More for Spring Revitalisation | Seasonal Cooking

Early Spring is such a transitional season as we let go of heavier dishes and move to lighter dishes. Grains and Lentils still feature as they are the perfect transitional food. We finish off making preserves with winter stock, and move into using the spoils of Spring. Grains and other Goodies still feature well into Spring.

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EARLY SPRING Soups for Managing the Changable Spring Weather | Seasonal Cooking

Soups help that transition from Winter to Spring, and nourish us on the Wintery days of fickle Spring. How we still cling to Soups in Early Spring to help us through those cold, windy Spring days. Don’t put your coats away yet!

Enjoy our transitional Soups for Early Spring.

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