When you’re at the cottage, the last thing you want to do is spend hours slaving away in the kitchen. The solution? Quick and easy dishes for breakfast through to dessert—not to mention fun, fruity drinks for maximum relaxation on the dock!

These simple recipes require minimal ingredients and prep time, and packs easily in a cooler. So leave all your worries behind and enjoy your much-needed weekend getaway!

Breakfast or Brunch
Ham n’ Swiss Croissants
Banana Buried Treasure Muffins
Laura Calder’s Quiche
Country Pancakes
Okanagan Valley Fruit Salad

Pulled Pork Sandwich, Mac and Cheese, and Red Cabbage and Green Apple Slaw
Make Your Own Sub Sanwiches
Kale and Bacon Salad with Croutons
Leftover Steak and Potato Salad with Bold Tomato Dressing
Chicken Salad Wrap

Granola Bars
Michael Smith’s Hummus
Crab Dip with Ranch Tortilla Popchips and Stella
Pine Nut Biscotti
Apple Chips

Hamburger and Caesar Salad
Michael Smith’s Chicken Pot Pie
JJ’s Fired Up Mac and Cheese
Peanut Satay Chicken or Shrimp Kebabs with Whole Wheat Couscous and Spinach Salad
The Ultimate Hot Dog

Chocolate Caramel S’mores
Farmers’ Market Fruit Pie
Peanut Butter Chocolate Rice Crisp Squares
Anna Olson’s Ice Cream Sandwiches

Bloody Caesars
Cinna Lime Spice Sipper
Sangria with White Grape Juice
Strawberry Mojo
The Murricane