06/13/2013 08:58 am ET | Updated May 19, 2015

No-Bake Dessert Recipes Because It's Just Too Damn Hot

Half Baked Harvest

The last thing you want to do in the heat of summer is turn on your oven. Even if you think you can handle the heat -- that baking your special pan of brownies is more than worth it -- you'll soon regret your foolish decision. No matter how much you love your sweets, no dessert is worth that kind of suffering. Especially when there are so many no-bake dessert recipes to choose from.

So put your baking books away for the next three months, and forget all about your oven. We've got you covered with no-bake cookies, cheesecakes, pies and more. Here are 36 no-bake desserts that are about to make your summer cool, comfortable and seriously delicious.

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