#Picnic Picks Recipes


Broccoli-Cauliflower Salad

By Cindi Bauer
This is one of my families "favorite" salads!

Creamy Dill Cucumbers

By Cindi Bauer
This cucumber salad is quite delish! I usually serve it immediately after preparing it, but you...

Cucumbers and Red Onions

By Cindi Bauer
I love this salad, it has a tangy yet sweet 'n sour taste to it! I...

Easy Grape Salad

By Cindi Bauer
I think there is one word that best describes this salad... YUM!! I love this salad!...

Four Kinds of Beans Salad

By Cindi Bauer
I love 3-bean salad, and wanted to double the recipe, but while I was making this...

Macaroni Salad (Paula Deen's)

By Cindi Bauer
I came across this recipe at food.com, which Adrienne in Reisterstown had posted the recipe. I...

Marinated Cucumbers

By Cindi Bauer
I happen to come across this recipe years ago, in a cookbook titled: Cooking with 5...

Mashed Potato Salad

By Cindi Bauer
This potato salad tastes a lot like Amish Potato Salad, and the Yellow Mustard Potato Salad...

Pasta & Imitation Crab Salad

By Cindi Bauer
I love this tangy pasta salad. It can be served on any day of the week,...

Sour Cream Cucumber Salad

By Cindi Bauer
This delicious cucumber salad was originally posted by WI Cheesehead at food.com, but I did modify...

Spaghetti Salad

By Cindi Bauer
I love this salad, and while the recipe does make a lot, this pasta salad is...

Sweet Pea-Bow Tie Pasta Salad

By Cindi Bauer
I love pasta salad, and this one's definitely a winner in our family. This recipe also...
11 Pumpkin Pie Recipes With a Twist

11 Pumpkin Pie Recipes With a Twist


Pumpkin pie is a classic Thanksgiving dessert. Typically flavored with fall spices (like cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg, and cloves), the custard pie is creamy and luscious. The version most aligned to what we think of pumpkin pie first appeared in Amelia Simmons’ American Cookery cookbook in 1796. Since then, pumpkin pie has evolved. Now, there are […]

Side Dishes to Serve on Thanksgiving

Side Dishes to Serve on Thanksgiving


Continuing on the easy theme for my holiday meal this year, simple side dishes are on my menu. Since I’ll be hosting a smaller Thanksgiving, not all these will be prepared. But, I wanted to share an assortment of side dishes you can serve to spark ideas for your menu. “If you are strapped for […]

7 Feel-Better Homemade Chicken Soup Recipes

7 Feel-Better Homemade Chicken Soup Recipes


Homemade chicken noodle soup can fix anything. When sick, it speeds up the healing process. Want something satisfying on a cold day? Chicken soup will warm ya right up. Traditional chicken soup is made from chicken broth, chunks of chicken, and vegetables like carrots, celery, and onion. Noodles, spices, and other ingredients can be added […]