Grilled Back to School Dinner Ideas
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Wednesday, September 12, 2018

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School is back in session and that means parents everywhere are scrambling to drop their kids off at school, pick their kids up, help with homework, attend sporting events, and make sure everyone goes to bed at a decent time.

Between all this hustle and bustle, it's hard to have time to plan a decent meal for dinner. This is why we've compiled a list of our favorite entrée, appetizer, and dessert recipes that you can easily make on the grill this school season!

Tip: to make these recipes even easier, be sure to have your ElectroLight fire and charcoal starter handy! 


BBQ Chicken

Let's start off with this Delicious BBQ Chicken Recipe. This juicy recipe will teach you how to prep and grill chicken, plus how to make your own rub and sauce! 

Back to School BBQ Chicken Recipe for Dinner

Asian Pork Burgers

These Asian Pork Burgers are to die for. Once your kids try this concoction of pork and pineapple (plus a few more secret ingredients!), they'll be begging for more! 

Easy Asian Pork Burgers for Back to School Dinners

Steak Kebabs

This is probably the easiest (and tastiest) back to school meal! When you make Steak Kebabs, all you need to do is choose your ingredients, plop it on the grill, and you're ready to go!

Juicy Steak Kebabs for School Season Dinners

Roasted Red Pepper and Pesto Grilled Cheese with Chicken

This yummy grilled sandwich recipe will ensure your kids eat all of their food groups in one meal! With red peppers, pesto, greek yogurt, lemon, mozzarella, and more, this recipe is sure to win over even the pickiest of eaters!

Quick and Easy Back to School Lunch and Dinner Recipes for Parents to Make


Bacon Wrapped Asparagus

It's hard to get kids to eat asparagus, but it's easy to get them to eat bacon! Try this Bacon Wrapped Asparagus Recipe after school one day and your kids will finally be able to say they enjoy eating greens!

Easy Meals, Appetizers, and Desserts for the Back to School Season

Roasted Garden Salsa

With this Salsa Recipe, you can easily make it mild for the kids or hot for the adults! This is a great snack to munch on before the main course is ready. 

School Season Dinner Ideas for the Busy Parent

Figs and Cheese

This recipe is the easiest yet...all you need are figs and cheese! This is another great recipe that tricks kids into eating vegetables. You can't resist these yummy snacks!

Best Dinner Ideas for the School Season to Make for Your Kids


Grilled Pineapple

Believe it or not, grilled fruits make some of the best desserts! Pair some grilled pineapple with a scoop of vanilla icecream and you'll be sure to win over your kid's taste buds!

Back to School Grilled Dessert Ideas

Grilled Peaches

Peaches, icecream, brown sugar, cinnamon, oh my! Need we say more? You can't go wrong with this mouth-watering recipe!

Easy Grilled Peaches Back to School Recipe

Grilled Apples

Celebrate the fall season with this Grilled Apples Recipe! It's the perfect after school/after dinner snack that will warm any child's belly!

Yummy Recipe Ideas for Parents 

We hope you enjoyed these back to school grilled dinner ideas! These yummy recipes are sure to fill your family's stomachs and fuel your child for the next day of school! 

If you want to see more recipe ideas, be sure to head to the recipe section on our blog!

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Quick and Easy Grilled Dinner Ideas for Parents

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