June through September gardens are awash with juicy red tomatoes, thick green beans, purple eggplants and bushy basil. Fresh vibrant foods are in order. Summer means quick cooking or no cooking.
We’ve rounded up some tasty and unusual ingredients that can take the heat.
Black Bean Burgers with Mustard Potato Salad
Replace your burgers with this healthy, meat-free option that will surprise even a devout carnivore. Who says cookouts can’t be healthy?
15 Creative Ways to Upgrade Your Summer Cocktail Occasion
Make your next happy hour occasion the toast of the season with these 15 fun cocktail party ideas.
DIY Flower Vases—Using Leftover Fruit!
Reduce, reuse, recycle—and entertain! Check out these three adorable ways to dress up your table with upcycled produce.
Video: 3 DIY Ice Cream Bowls You Can Eat
These easy, edible ice cream bowls will “wow” your guests with the sweetest styling they’ve ever seen.
10 Healthy Stuffed Zucchini Recipes
Staring down an excess of summer squash? Zucchini boats to the rescue!
16 Summer Cocktail Recipes Featuring Fresh Herbs
Sixteen refreshing ways to imbibe with fresh herbs!
10 BBQ Classics You Can Make in Your Slow Cooker
From meaty main courses to comforting sides, you can set your entire spread with dishes made in your slow cooker.
Frozen Banana “Nice” Cream Three Ways
Use frozen bananas to make this creamy, guilt-free ice cream: with three different flavor variations!
10 Mexican-Inspired Dip Recipes for Your Next Fiesta
From sweet to spicy and everything in between, we’ve got the best easy dip recipes to make your next fiesta one for the books.
Potluck-Perfect: 10 Spring and Summer Salad Recipes
These picnic-perfect salad recipes are just begging to be your “plus one” on this season’s potluck circuit.
Say YES to Sangria! 10 Recipes to Sip All Season Long
These homemade sangria recipes are making a splash on social media—and they’ll do the same on the summer party circuit.
10 Iced Tea Cocktails for Porch Season
Give your favorite iced tea recipes the after-five treatment.
La Vie en Rosé: 10 Picture-Perfect Rosé Cocktail Recipes
“Think pink” with these 10 rosé cocktail recipes. They just may be the prettiest way to celebrate the season.
Cool, Calm and Caffeinated: 10 New Ways to Enjoy Iced Coffee
Get your buzz on with these easy coffee recipes practically screaming to be your newest warm weather go-to.