Friday, my long last friend! It's so good to see you again! What are you up to this weekend? Whether you're having friends over for a fun backyard barbecue or you're just hanging around at home, these 5 great recipes are all perfect for long, hot summer days. Try any (or all!) of them to impress friends or simply to try your hand at something new. Easy chocolate layer cake A tale as old as time, the meant-to-be combination of chocolate and vanilla is on display in this stunning layer cake. Banana mango mock ice cream Combine frozen bananas and fresh mango for a refreshing mock ice cream treat. Mexican chocolate popsicles This luscious dark chocolate pop has a hint of texture and spice, similar to Mexican ground chocolate. Lemon mayo and roasted pepper tapenade This fresh idea for a homemade lemon burger topping will make delicious beef patties all summer long. Basil-lime shrimp kebabs with creamy herb dip Add some savoury goodness to your grill this summer with these easy and delicious shrimp kebabs. Which one of these recipes are you most likely to try?