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That time of year when last minute get-togethers to just “hang out” actually happen. And road trips create life-long memories. And hours spent relaxing by the lake or the pool or the seaside (or the sprinkler) are truly relished.
Whether you're taking a minimal approach to summer or are packing in the activities, summer is the perfect time to create simple meals, and specifically meals that can be safely packed for hours on end to go with you wherever you go and provide a simple, no-fuss meal anytime of day.
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Thus, today we're diving into summer-safe salads that can confidently be brought to picnics, beach-outings, and barbecues and that provide nourishing sustenance without much work – and most importantly, don't require chilling.
Picnic Perfect Summer Salads
Quinoa Garden Salad (just leave the chicken out of this salad if leaving it out!)
Sorry…. I know I said 25 Summer Salad Recipes, but I keep finding great recipes! 🙂 So here are a few more summer salads I think you should absolutely try….!
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