Yummy Summer Food Ideas!

The last days of school are an exciting time for everyone.

It’s also a time of schedule changes. Most parents are not at home to cook meals during the day, so here are some quick and easy meal ideas  for students to prepare for the summer time when you are home alone:

  • Hamburger Sliders
  • Homemade Potato Chips
  • Salads
  • Cajun Shrimp and Rice
  • BBQ
  • Crab Legs
  • Hot Dogs
  • Chicken Wings

Homemade deserts can be a way to cool down in the hot weather. Here are directions on how to prepare a homemade vanilla ice cream in minutes:


  • 2 cups heavy whipping cream
  • 2 cups half-and-half cream
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • Combine all ingredients, stirring to dissolve sugar completely. Fill cylinder of ice cream maker no more than two-thirds full; freeze according to manufacturer’s directions. (Refrigerate any remaining mixture until ready to freeze.) Serve immediately or store in covered containers in freezer.