It’s that time of year again — summer is winding down, and Labor Day weekend is upon us! As multifamily professionals, a three day weekend is a perfect time to get some much-needed rest and relaxation. But, for many of us, Labor Day weekend also means BBQs, picnics, and parties. While all of that fun is exciting, it can be a major obstacle when it comes to staying on track with our health goals.
But don’t worry — we’ve got you covered! Here are 33 delicious and healthy recipes you can share with your residents and still enjoy your favorite Labor Day activities while also promoting a healthy lifestyle. Whether you’re planning a Labor Day extravaganza to celebrate the end of the season, or just looking for some good old-fashioned comfort food to enjoy with your family and friends, there’s a recipe for everyone.
So fire up the grill, break out the picnic blanket, and get ready to enjoy some yummy, nutritious food!
Drinks are an essential part of any party, and Labor Day is no exception. These fruity, refreshing drink recipes are perfect for sipping in the summer sun.
Strawberry Peach Sangria (pictured)
Homemade Frozen Lemonade (non-alcoholic)
What’s a celebration without some tasty appetizers to get things started? These starters are light and flavorful, while leaving plenty of room for the main event.
Crispy Buffalo Cauliflower Bites (pictured)
These entrées are perfect for a guilt-free summertime feast. From grilled chicken and steak to salmon burgers and shrimp, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.
BBQ Jackfruit Sliders (pictured)
Everyone knows that an entrée is only as good as its sides. These sides are the perfect crowd-pleasers for those who are still looking to celebrate while also getting their veggies in.
Air Fryer Carrot Fries (pictured)
No party is complete without a little something sweet. These desserts are a heavenly way to round out your Labor Day feast.
Lemon Blueberry Cheesecake Parfaits (pictured)
And there you have it! 33 recipes to get you – and your residents – through Labor Day weekend without sacrificing your healthy lifestyle. So whether you’re grilling for a crowd or just whipping up something for yourself, give one of our recipes a try. We’re sure you and your community will love it. Happy cooking!