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Along with rising temps usually comes a universal craving for lighter fare. And sure, you could subsist on fruit and ice cubes for the entire summer, but we're not exactly ones to co-sign a diet that nixes, well, actual food.
Because you've got things to do (relax) and places to be (rooftops), we figured it's high time you ditched the complicated cooking and got right to noshing. So, we rounded up six refreshing summer recipes with five steps or fewer. From a two-step halibut-nectarine carpaccio to a strawberry Lillet spritzer that just tastes like summer, this is a bookmark-worthy menu in the making. Of course, we won't judge if you go straight for the blueberry ice cream.
If, for some insane reason, you still have any doubt that being a celebrity is a cushy gig, we're here to squash that notion. Because, our Instagram feeds are routinely full of the most ridiculously covetable goods, gifted gratis, to the famous folks we follow. Hey, no one ever said life was fair.
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Despite all the months and years of planning that often go into weddings, some manage to look totally effortless, as if 200 people just showed up to a field and had a dance party. Completely unpretentious, unfussy, and a total blast. And, Christine Bartolillo and Robert McMillen's nuptials are the perfect example.