Orange coffee soda is your mysteriously delicious summer drink

One of life’s great, rare pleasures is the kind that comes from changing your mind for the better. That feeling when you hear a song you were too cool for in high school, and suddenly realize it’s a banger. That recognition when you see that the present you’d never have picked out for yourself has grown on you. That epiphany that if you just roast that vegetable instead of boiling it, it’s delicious. That experience when you try something just to be polite and wind up loving it.

I hate fizzy drinks 98% of the time (Passover Coke

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Summer Vegetarian Dinners That Don’t Require Cooking

We are officially in the thick of summer, and in many parts of the country temps are soaring well above 90 degrees. Even if you have your air conditioning on full blast, the thought of turning the oven on or standing over a hot stove to cook can be torturous.

One of the many perks of plant-based protein is that it doesn’t have to be heated up—and some goes for all the beautiful produce that is in season right now. Nixing cooking out if the meal-making process cuts down on time, too. That makes the summer vegetarian dinners rounded

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40 best summer recipes of 2021 from salads to dessert

After spending a long time out in the hot summer sun, a certain kind of meal — something comforting yet refreshing — can turn a regular day into a memorable one.

Some dishes are best served at room temp for those lazy, hot afternoons, while others should be served hot off the grill with a fresh salad and summery pasta. Top it all off with one of those wonderful summer desserts — you know: ice pops, no-bake cakes or homemade ice cream.

Here are a few of TODAY Food’s best summer recipes for when you’re craving something light, bright and

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6 No-Cook Vegetarian Meals Perfect for Hot Summer Days

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ICYMI, it’s f***ing hot outside. And not to go full-on One Tree Hill levels of dramatic, but having to use my oven or stovetop when the heat is already sweltering

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All the Summer Recipes Our Food Staff Cooked in June

Isn’t summer grocery shopping just pure ecstasy? The possibilities are endless: succulent stone fruit and berries as far as the eye can see, all the fresh seafood you could ever want, and vegetables — summer squash, okra, corn — that taste as if they were plucked from the sun-warmed dirt just hours earlier. Last month, the Food staff made the most of summer’s bounty while keeping the recipes short, sweet and, most importantly, low on heat (with a few exceptions). Here are the best recipes we cooked in June.

At the first opportunity to gather a crowd, I made Gabrielle

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Atrium Health expands summer food programs to address food insecurity – The Stanly News & Press

It’s a sad and unfortunate statistic: one in five children in North Carolina face hunger, according to Feeding America.

As part of its commitment to addressing food insecurity throughout the Charlotte region, Atrium Health is continuing to offer summer nutrition programs in Mecklenburg, Union, Cabarrus, Lincoln and Stanly counties. This is the fifth year Atrium Health has been involved in the program, with nearly 50,000 meals served to those in need.

During the school year, many students rely on meals served through the School Breakfast Program, National School Lunch Program and Afterschool Meals Program. However, meals are still needed for

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