Fourth of July Recipes

Fourth of July!

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


Michigan Hot Dog Sauce

By Jen Smallwood
My Mother's recipe for a spicy, tangy sauce for hot dogs, french fries or hamburgers...

Party Pasta Salad

By Tammy Raynes
Summertime cooking doesn't have to be hot and boring. This little salad is great any time...

Ranch Pasta Salad

By Dawn Whitted
This is one of my most requested pasta salads at my house. There are few ingredients...

White Chocolate Strawberry Cookies

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

Fresh Blueberry Pie

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

Blueberry Strawberry Buckle

By billy haze
A refreshing dessert for those summer barbecues.

Strawberry Salsa

By Martha Ray Deen
This was part of an entry I submitted for the South Carolina Strawberry Festival recipe contest....

Strawberry Lemon Pie

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

Jamie's Doggone Good Hot Dog Chili

By jamie Beecham
This is a very different tasting chili I made for my grilled hot dogs. It has...

Mom's Fruit Salad

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

Chicken and Bacon Macaroni Salad

By Sue Faccone
I like to add different colored peppers sliced thin and put on top of the salad...

Fresh Fruit Pie

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

Mustard Potato Salad

By Beverly Dunlap
A good old family standby. This is a must-have for any family get together. We are...

Mango Tango Sauce

By nellie rickey
Started this by trying to duplicate a sauce my friend makes at his restaurant. I love...

Kicked-up All-American Cheeseburger

By George Levinthal
Why not take the great taste of an All-American cheeseburger and combine it with the great...

Family Savvy Famous Strawberry Brownies

By Jamie Tarence
These are from my blog, Family Savvy (https://familysavvy.com), where you will find more recipes just like...

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.

"Dirty" Mac Salad

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

Wicked Hot Chocolate Ice Cream

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

Cheddar Burger Appetizers

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

Strawberry Jasmine Sun Tea

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

Chipotle Lime Chicken

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

Edamame Pasta Salad

By Kathy W
This is even better the next day. Great to take on picnics or carry-outs. You won't...

Summer Fruit Salad

By Cynthia Lancaster
Our summer family gatherings are never complete without this easy to prepare, absolutely wonderful treat.
14 Refreshing Strawberry Lemonade Recipes

14 Refreshing Strawberry Lemonade Recipes


Nothing quite says summer like a refreshing glass of ice-cold strawberry lemonade. And now, with these easy 14 homemade strawberry lemonade recipes, you can make it for all your front-porch-sippin’ needs! Full of fresh strawberries and lemons, these recipes will be your go-to for drinks by the pool or in the backyard all summer long.

13 Non-Lettuce Healthy Summer Salads

13 Non-Lettuce Healthy Summer Salads


Ever get sick of eating lettuce-based salads? We definitely do. That’s when we turn to these easy, healthy, and refreshing summer lettuce-less salads to change things up! Bursting with summer vegetables and fruits, you’re going to love these flavorful dishes.

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 […]