Fourth of July Recipes

Fourth of July!

Enjoy these fun and festive recipes perfect for your Fourth of July cookouts!


Mar 21, 2017

"Dirty" Mac Salad

By Carol Davis
This recipe was inspired by a dirty martini. I went searching for a mac salad recipe...
Mar 21, 2017

P-nut Butter Choc Chip Dessert

By Janna Hogan
I was in a Bunco club and we went to each other's homes. This recipe...
Mar 21, 2017

Super Easy Grilled Chicken Teriyaki

By Kathy D
This makes for a quick and flavorful meal. Just marinate the chicken earlier in the day...
Mar 14, 2017

Mom's Fruit Salad

By Becky Graves
This is my brother's favorite salad that Mom would make! You can use any combination...
Mar 6, 2017

Chipotle Lime Chicken

By Lou Kostura
I use thighs for this however, you can use whatever you choose. This is a very...
May 2, 2016

RED WHITE AND BLUE CHICKEN SALAD BY EDDIE

By Eddie Jordan
This chicken salad is great for lunch, dinner or a midnight snack. It's good anytime.
Apr 25, 2016

Coney Island Sauce

By Kyra Brier
This is a topping for hot dogs and burgers. This message as made by my grandma....
Apr 19, 2016

Strawberry Jasmine Sun Tea

By Monica H
Store tea in the fridge when not in use; after two days discard the leftovers. ...
Apr 11, 2016

Roasted Strawberry Tart

By cassie thornburg
Lee and I went to the Farmer's Market last weekend and bought a bunch of fresh...
Apr 11, 2016

Summer Fruit Salad

By Cynthia Lancaster
Our summer family gatherings are never complete without this easy to prepare, absolutely wonderful treat.
Apr 11, 2016

Strawberry Lemon Pie

By Judy Kaye
We love strawberry lemonade at our house in the summer. But lately, I have been...
Apr 5, 2016

White Chocolate Strawberry Cookies

By karen axel-knispel
These are so good - a nice soft cookie. I made these with a friend the...
Mar 28, 2016

Simple Ranch Potato Salad

By sherry monfils
A simple to make ranch flavored salad for when you want to make potato salad without...
Mar 22, 2016

Thank God For Berries Cake!

By Barbara Heckenlively
This started out as a blueberry upside down cake. But then I added a filling...
Mar 7, 2016

Blackberry-Honey Ribs

By J. White Harris
Here's a different recipe for baby back ribs. I grow blackberries in my back yard. I...
Mar 7, 2016

Steak Kabobs

By Aurora McBee
This is a summer favorite of mine. I also frequently make these while we're camping.
Mar 7, 2016

Fresh Fruit Pie

By Betsy Wolfe
Passed down over years, you can use almost any fruits for this pie. Tastes like you're...
Mar 7, 2016

Colorful Party Pasta Salad

By Megan Todd
This recipe is a family favorite that is requested for EVERY bonfire, birthday party, holiday get...
Feb 29, 2016

Fresh Blueberry Pie

By Tara Guthrie
Fresh blueberry pie is one of my seasonal favorites. Be sure to use fresh blueberries, not...
Feb 23, 2016

Wicked Hot Chocolate Ice Cream

By Daniel Rinaldi
You can buy the bittersweet chocolate that I use online at mrchocolate.com. There are also ...
Feb 8, 2016

The BEST Glazed Fruit Salad!

By Megan Haskins
I found this recipe in a 1950s reminisce magazine. I tweaked it by adding orange marmalade,...
Feb 8, 2016

Sherry's Old Fashioned Homemade Banana Pudding

By Sherry Wilkins
If you don't care for the taste of boxed banana pudding then this recipe is for...
Dec 3, 2015

Cheddar Burger Appetizers

By Jennifer Bass
I love to eat bite-sized food and often make what I call "snack-attizers" with a side...
Apr 28, 2015

Strawberry Shortcake Red, White & Blue Bites

By Catherine Thompson Floyd
Just a bite of deliciousness! Strawberry, cake, whipped cream and a blueberry topping to pop...
10 Recipes for Ripe Pears

10 Recipes for Ripe Pears


Come fall, when you think of fruit typically it’s apple. This year try cooking and baking with pears, too. Sweet and juicy, pears are high in fiber and low in calories they’re a great source of vitamin C. Their taste and uses vary by variety. While there are over 3,000 types, two of the most […]

Fresh Corn Recipes That Make Tasty Side Dishes

Fresh Corn Recipes That Make Tasty Side Dishes


We’re not all lucky enough to have fields to grow fresh corn, but thankfully it’s abundant at the market. And while zucchini is one of the most popular summer veggies (even though it’s technically a fruit), I really think corn on the cob ranks at the top. I look forward to enjoying it each summer. […]

10 Ice Cream Sandwiches to Beat the Summer Heat

10 Ice Cream Sandwiches to Beat the Summer Heat


One of the summer staples is hearing the sound of the ice cream truck roaming the neighborhood and ice cream sandwiches are always on the menu. Vanilla ice cream sandwiched between two chocolate cookies they are a classic summer treat. These days, ice cream sandwiches have gotten a makeover and you don’t need the ice […]