Picnic Recipes For Kids

Picnic Picks!

Delicious picnic recipes for the perfect outdoor feast!


Basil-Infused Watermelon Lemonade

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

Cajun Potato Salad Brandy's Way

By Brandy Male
This is one I can't stop using because it is so tasty. You can mash your...

Chocolate Butterscotch Cereal Bars

By Jenni K
These irresistable crispy cereal bars are perfect for your get togethers, office potlucks, or picnics! ...

Cool Cucumber Sandwiches

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

Crispy Southern Fried Chicken

By Elaine Bovender
My family loves good fried chicken and I've been making this recipe for years. My...

Fried Chicken Strips

By Penny R
All seasonings/spices can be adjusted to suit your taste.

Grandma Wells' Tuna Macaroni Salad

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

Healthy Lentil Salad

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

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...

Mini Bowtie Mediterranean Salad

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

Picnic Lemonade

By Robin Poindexter
Hot, humid summers in the heartland call for a refreshing beverage. My recipe.

Savory Apple Pinwheels

By Melissa Baldan
Every time I make these they are the first appetizer that is gone. They are absolutely...

Strawberry Jasmine Sun Tea

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

Super Quick and Easy Rocky Road Brownies

By Miranda Roderick
Your kids will love making these with you because they can do about 80% of it...

Watermelon Mozzarella Salad

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

Wheat Berry Waldorf Salad

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

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10 Easy Baked Beans Recipes That’ll Become Your New Favorite

10 Easy Baked Beans Recipes That’ll Become Your New Favorite


A summer BBQ menu isn’t complete without a side of baked beans. They’re delicious with a juicy burger or a nicely grilled hot dog. It’s a classic side dish that can be prepared sweeter (think apples and brown sugar) or savory (hello bacon!). All these recipes start with canned beans which makes prep a breeze. […]