When the summer comes, the temperature goes up. The weather being hot can make a woman dread her kitchen because cooking is only going to make the house hotter. However, dinner time does not have to mean slaving over a hot stove. There are many great recipes that can meal a delicious meal without a hot kitchen.
A bag of Caesar salad can be turned into a delicious Greek salad for dinner.
A woman only needs the bag of salad, feta cheese, a can of garbanzo beans, and a can of black olives to make a Greek salad
. For salad dressing, the mixture can be drizzled with a little bit of light Italian dressing.
With a loaf of low calorie bread, a woman can make sandwiches that the whole family will love.
To make the club sandwich, a woman needs to use turkey bacon, and low sodium turkey, chicken lunch meat, lettuce, and tomato.
If the family loves mayonnaise on their sandwich, a healthy alternative is mayonnaise made with olive oil.
Two to three zucchinis can be turned into a cool summer lasagna that does not require cooking.
Using a peeler, the zucchinis should be peeled in long strips, and then set on a plate. The strips then can be seasoned with a little sea salt and olive oil.
The filling for the lasagna is made with cottage cheese that is then topped with slices of small grape tomatoes, and then another layer of zucchini, cottage cheese, and sliced grape tomato is repeated again until all of the ingredients run out.
Pita bread, slice avocado, and low sodium chicken or turkey lunch meat can be turned into a delicious and healthy dinner.
An alternative to the turkey can be sliced boiled eggs, if anyone in the family is a vegetarian.
A can of white beans in the pantry can be turned into a tasty summer meal.
The other ingredients for this summer meal includes a can of green beans, one half pound of diced zucchini, fresh basil leaves, lemon juice, olive oil, and a half cup of Parmesan cheese.
The ingredients should be combined in a bowl, and then left to chill in the fridge for one hour before serving.
A popular summer fruit is green apples because they are so sweet and so crisp when bitten into.
To make a great summer dinner without having to cool, a woman needs to get at least three green apples, cheddar cheese, honey ham, and low calories ranch dressing.
The green apples need to be cut into thick slices, and then a slice of cheddar cheese and a piece of ham needs to be placed on each apple slice.
To add zest to the apple dips, a little bit of low calories ranch dressing can be placed in a small bowl for dipping.
A can of corn, avocado cut into cubes, and Roma tomatoes needs to be placed in a large bowl.
The ingredients need to be mixed up, and then the mixture can be seasoned with lemon juice, olive oil, and a little coarse sea salt.