While vacationing, the last thing that you want to do is be a slave in the kitchen! Part of the fun of vacationing is to spend a lot of time eating, of course, but not a lot of time in the kitchen! Check out these easy vacation meals that don’t take much time or effort.
Vacation Meals: Breakfast
Cheesy Hash Brown Casserole
I’m one of those people who will never turn down a tasty breakfast casserole. After all, it has all of my favorite things. For an easy vacation meal, whip up this casserole using egg, cheese, meat, and hash browns. You literally just have to mix it all up in a bowl! Find the recipe at Taste of Home.
Fried Eggs For A Crowd
Making breakfast for a crowd? Try this easy way to cook fried eggs for a crowd. All you need is a large sheet pan and this recipe detailing the hack!
Vacation Meals: Dinners
Burrito Bowls are great because all of your guests (or at least your travel members) can choose what they put on theirs. This recipe will please even the pickiest of eaters, trust me! More from My Recipes.
20 Minute Lemon Pesto Penne
Twenty minutes is all you need to whip up a recipe that practically screams vacation and summertime. This is perfect for that day when you come home exhausted and sunburned from the beach! Find the full recipe at Pinch of Yum.
Vacation Meals: Beach
The best thing about potato salad is that it tastes better the longer it sits! Bring a tub of it with you in a cooler (along with sandwiches and fresh fruit) along to the beach. It’ll hit the spot when you eat it mid-afternoon! Find my favorite recipe from A Spicy Perspective.
Feeling a bit more fancy? Why not make some skewers to enjoy while your toes are in the sand? These tomato Caprese skewers are just perfect and you’ll love how savory (and totally u non-overbearing they are!) bring along some balsamic glaze and watermelon for a true summer treat. Use this recipe from The Kitchn.
Vacation Meals: Healthy
Garlic Fried Rice and Grilled Shrimp
I mean, it would be just wrong to go on vacation and not indulge in a little seafood, am I right? Fortunately, this recipe will even please those who aren’t a big fan of seafood. Recipe here.
Vacation Meals: Easy
There’s nothing quite as easy to make (or as tasty) as this honey mustard chicken avocado salad from Decoholic. Add in some chips or croutons for a little extra crunch and you have the easiest side dish ever.
Maple Crusted Salmon
Remember what I said about seafood being a must while on vacation? This delicious recipe from Foodie Crush will only confirm that to be true! It takes less than an hour to make and prep so all that’s left is to clean up (and I think the kids should tackle that!)