by Michelle Gage Get out the grill for a Portobello mushroom burger barbeque. This summer favorite doesn’t require oven usage!
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A little lemon basil sherbet is perfect on a hot, hot summer day. Create this “cute-as-can be” dessert for a zesty treat.
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caprese asparagus salad When in doubt, grab a bunch of colorful veggies, some homemade dressing, and a fresh cheese.
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Did someone say stuffed Oreos? Dip yours in chocolate and add some rainbow colored sprinkles for a colorful topping!
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When in search of the perfect light mealtime option, this chicken salad should be your go to!
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Made in just one pot, this insanely delicious orzo is just what you need on that hot summer night.
Trick out your favorite marshmallow snack for an all-ages kind of Krispy!
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Slice open an avocado and pile on the fresh vegetable toppings. Veggies piled on veggies make for a great, light meal.
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Did someone say sloppy Joe's? This vegan option is filled with lentils and chickpeas – perfect for a no cook night!
You can make s’mores without the campfire! Skip the flames next time you have this kind of killer craving.
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Stir up some summer vegetable and sausage. This is the night when the non-stick skillet becomes your best friend.
Chicken and rice salad for the win! This easy dinner is your Sunday night savior.
Just grab three ingredients and a mixing bowl to make these honey peanut butter cereal bars. Take them to your next picnic in the park.
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Break out the slow cooker and beer. Brew up some chicken taco salad.
This low calorie caprese salad is filled with avocados and cucumbers. This combination is totally tasty for those hot summer nights.
spaghetti with smoky eggplant sauce File this one under "easy after-work dinners you'll soon be addicted to."
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Fruit salsa is a terrific summer treat. Try this twist on the traditional tomato option the next time you’re having a craving.
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Update your basic sandwich game with a little kabob action. Cut smaller slices of bread and stack on the meat and veggies.
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Mix your Oreos up into a tasty summer dessert. This kind of treat is totally picnic-approved.
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Mix up some brussels sprouts, cranberries and quinoa to create a great salad. Full of flavor and low on the calories, this option is right up your alley.
These no bake breakfast tarts are great for a hot summer morning. Have a refreshing fruit treat as a healthy breakfast options.
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Throw some feta crumbles atop of your sliced summer vegetables. Cucumbers, tomatoes and chickpeas combine to make a delicious meal option.
crudite platter And the winner for most Instagrammable no-bake recipe is...
White bean caprese is a satisfying and scrumptious dinner you’re totally doing tonight!
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Cook up a creamy crockpot concoction without standing endlessly over a stove or oven. Some crockpot chicken tikka masala is sure to hit the spot with your crowd and require the minimal amount of effort and heat.
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If you’re in the mood for only an appetizer, may we suggest this serving this spinach artichoke dip.
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Crock pot up a little queso cheese dip. Break out a bowl of chips and get to eating.
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Slow cook some thai chicken soup. This savory soup is full of summer fresh ingredients, and is very easy to make super spicy if you need something with a bit of kick.
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This is one delicious option if you’re focusing on nutritious meals for the whole family. This easy crock pot chicken recipe is a no-brainer.
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So we’ve all had the traditional chex mix, but try this crock pot cooked version.
White bean chicken chili is on the menu tonight!
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This easy and delicious recipe is perfect for anyone who loves beef but isn’t all about the meat cooking mess!
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Dump in some yummy ingredients and get out to run your errands. This salsa verde chicken will be all ready when you return.
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Craving cheesecake but not all about the mess? Stuff some strawberries with cream cheese to create this no bake alternative.
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A crunchy cobb salad is a great, filling meal for your Monday night.
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Strawberry pecan pretzel salad anyone? (We hadn't heard of it either)!
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Break away from the boring grilled cheese options. Grill up a special versions – with pesto, artichoke, and havarti!
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Mint chocolate chip cake without the oven? Count us in!
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These energy bites are a great energizing snack – or last minute breakfast, minus the M&Ms.
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Stuff a tortilla shell to create your own at home, no oven wrap for lunch.
Strawberry Rice Krispy treats are a favorable twist on a classic summer treat.
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This salad is so yummy and filling – and easy to make!
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Mix up a kale Caesar salad on a too hot summer night.
Cute little cups of layered dip are sure to delight and backyard dinner guests.
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This treat is the perfect combination of sweet ingredients.
A potluck favorite, this macaroni salad lets you ditch the oven for the night.
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Slice up some lettuce and create a scrumptious wedge salad.
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Grill up some lollipop tomatoes for two!
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This sandwich only takes five minutes to prep, five minutes to toast and five minutes to eat.
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This quick recipe will have you eating soba noodles in less than twenty minutes time!
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lobster roll with homemade tarragon mayo We couldn't cap off a summer recipes story without a classic lobster roll!
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