It’s Fourth of July weekend, which means endless barbecues, responsible lounging on the beach with a picnic basket, and maybe even a few hours of stand-up paddle boarding followed by popsicles (or cocktails…or cocktail popsicles).
To help you spend more time enjoying the great outdoors, and less scouring the internet for recipes, we rounded up some of the coolest, crowd-pleasing, healthy recipes on Pinterest. And, of course, every one of them is super photogenic. —Emily Karr and Sarah Sarway
Start off with this super pretty detoxifying salad (to counter balance those tofu dogs?)
(Photo: The Endless Meal)
Even your beef jerky-loving boyfriend will love this super-flavorful take on the trendy meatless stand-in.
(Photo: The Kitchn)
Part-center piece, part-coconut-and-berry perfection. Your guests will be Instagraming this beauty for days.
(Photo: Taste of Divine)
What summer gathering would be complete without a refreshing cocktail? These frozen treats do the trick, in the most natural way possible. (You can even make these without the vodka, too.)
(Photo: Endless Simmer)