You're expending more energy during the summer than you think! (As your mother, it's my job to tell you this.)
Whether you're trudging to the pool, tending to the garden, or sitting inside an office building, furiously rubbing your goose-bumped arms to fend off the A.C.'s chill, it can take a lot out of you. So you're going to need some extra fuel to get you through the day. A piece of watermelon isn't just going to cut it. (I repeat: As your mother, it's my job to tell you this.)
Here are 18 recipes—some you can make ahead of time (on Sunday, perhaps?), others are more last-minute, lazy weekend sorts of deals—to power the Energizer Bunny within (even deep, deep within).
What's your best stick-to-your-ribs summer breakfast? Tell us in the comments.
A New Way to Dinner, co-authored by Food52's founders Amanda Hesser and Merrill Stubbs, is an indispensable playbook for stress-free meal-planning (hint: cook foundational dishes on the weekend and mix and match ‘em through the week).
A (former) student of English, a lover of raisins, a user of comma splices. My spirit animal is an eggplant. I'm probably the person who picked all of the cookie dough out of the cookie dough ice cream. For that, I'm sorry.