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Picnic Picks!

Delicious picnic recipes for the perfect outdoor feast!


Watermelon Summer Salad

By Sheri Mullins
A light refreshing side dish for the heat of the summer! Goes great with chicken...

Grandma Wells' Tuna Macaroni Salad

By Katrina Freed
For decades I called this my birthday salad. Every year for as long as I can...

Watermelon Mozzarella Salad

By Grishma Shah
Watermelon Mozzarella Salad is very easy to make, flavorful, and crowd-pleasing. It is perfect for...

Cool Cucumber Sandwiches

By Michelle Cater
These are great sandwiches for picnics or for a cool summer brunch. You can make these...

Grilled Vegetables with Goat Cheese and Balsamic Glaze

By Denise Lepard
My mom and grandmother would make this when they had left over veggies that they couldn't...

Sweet & Spicy Cucumber Salad

By Rhea Altamura
I started making these for cookouts. By request, I now make them year-around. Some people...

Grilled Chicken Sandwiches W/ Cilantro Lime Mayo

By Lauren Perkins-Boyd
This was a spur of the moment idea that turned out great, super fast and healthy.

Mini Bowtie Mediterranean Salad

By Sherri Williams
I love salads! My friends and family always request my pasta salad. This is...

Flavorfully Fantastic Chicken Salad Sandwich

By Melissa Varady
This is one of my new favorite sandwiches. My husband recently came up with the recipe,...

Basil-Infused Watermelon Lemonade

By Kim Biegacki
Wow, this is an incredible tasting lemonade!!! It was my first time to infuse and...

Boursin n Grape Bruschetta

By Monica H
The combined taste of grapes and boursin is divine. I purposely left out the basil...

Grilled Jerk Chicken With Mango Salsa

By Angela Gray
My husband and I had jerk chicken for the first time at a little restaurant in...

Strawberry Salsa

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

Tabbouleh Salad

By Marianne Gleason
We had some Middle Eastern friends growing up and this was one of my favorite recipes...

Eggless Potato Salad

By misty mosley
My mom started making this when my sister and I were kids for every potluck dinner...

Healthy Lentil Salad

By Marti Green
This is a very wonderful tasty salad. You can serve it plain or on a bed...

Strawberry Panzanella Salad

By Careema Bell
This quick and easy recipe is a fun change of pace for a dessert. Inspired by...

Wheat Berry Waldorf Salad

By Marcia Graczyk
Easy, refreshing, and healthy. I had this salad at a friend's house and loved it...

Cool & Tangy Marinated Cucumbers

By Amy Herald
My Grandma always used to make these and they're awesome. I could never find the recipe...

Foodchickie's Favorite Onion Dip (from Scratch)

By Jenni James
I absolutely love Onion Dip, and finding one that is made of fresh ingredients is a...

Lizzy's Famous Pecan Chicken Salad

By Elizabeth Lancaster
Back in the early 2000's I went out to eat with my Grandpa Klepper, and he...

Spaghetti Salad with Balsamic and Basil Dressing

By Gretchen ***
Basil is plentiful in the garden now and I love the way it pairs with the...

Coleslaw with Fruit

By Marge Taggart
This recipe is delicious with the added fruit ingredients. I could never get my coleslaw...
17 No-Bake Dessert Recipes To Make Summer Sweeter

17 No-Bake Dessert Recipes To Make Summer Sweeter


No-bake desserts are always worth having handy. They’re made with few ingredients and come together in a snap. When it’s hot outside and turning on the oven is not an option, they’re essential. Not a great baker? No problem! These 17 no-bake dessert recipes will make you look like a dessert pro and are guaranteed […]

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.

15 Fish Recipes to Have for Dinner This Summer

15 Fish Recipes to Have for Dinner This Summer


Fish recipes are one of our favorite go-to summer dinners. Fried, grilled or baked – we love that we can prepare our favorite fish in a variety of ways so we’ll never be bored. Pair these easy fish recipes with your favorite vegetables, a salad, or pasta for a complete meal!