9 Easy No-Bake Desserts to Make When It's Just Too Hot to Turn on the Oven

When hot summer weather is in full force, the last thing you want to do is add more heat to your home by cranking up the oven. That means many of your favorite desserts like cookies, cake, and brownies may seem (slightly) less appealing than normal. However, warm temperatures don't have to keep you from enjoying a sweet treat every now and then. All you have to do is get a bit creative and turn to some delicious and easy no-bake desserts.

While ice cream is an obvious summertime indulgence, you can also whip up no-bake cheesecakes, tarts, and lemon bars, just to name few warm weather friendly options. Take a page from Carrie Bradshaw's book and leave your oven to act as extra closet space this summer because these easy desserts don't require any baking. You'll be making these nine no-bake recipes all season long.