Picnic Recipes Quick & Easy

Picnic Picks!

Delicious picnic recipes for the perfect outdoor feast!


May 30, 2020

Deli-Style Pasta Salad

By Linda Easley
The flavors blend wonderfully when it is chilled overnight and keeps well for several days. A...
May 23, 2020

Sweet & Spicy Cucumber Salad

By Rhea Altamura
I started making these for cookouts. By request, I now make them year-around. Some people...
May 10, 2020

Grandma Wells' Tuna Macaroni Salad

By Katrina Freed
For decades I called this my birthday salad. Every year for as long as I can...
May 2, 2020

Savory Apple Pinwheels

By Melissa Baldan
Every time I make these they are the first appetizer that is gone. They are absolutely...
May 1, 2020

Chicken Pasta Salad

By Bobbie Keefer
I buy chicken from the grocery store deli and a large container of macaroni salad and...
Apr 27, 2020

Momma's German Potato Salad

By melanie kenefsky
This dish was handed down by my great grandmother. I still make it for family and...
Apr 18, 2020

Fried Chicken Strips

By Penny R
All seasonings/spices can be adjusted to suit your taste.
Mar 7, 2020

Fourth Of July Cheesecake

By Faye Patterson
I make this EVERY year on the Fourth of July. My family looks forward to it...
Feb 28, 2020

Buttermilk Fried Chicken With Spicy Honey Drizzle

By Mary Lundschen
I think that frying chicken is what God made cast iron skillets for. Also, if you...
Feb 15, 2020

Strawberry Salsa

By Martha Ray Deen
This was part of an entry I submitted for the South Carolina Strawberry Festival recipe contest....
Feb 3, 2020

Fruity Nutty Chicken Salad

By Gordon Savell
Every time someone new tries it, I have a new fan. My sister and I made...
Jan 31, 2020

Uncle Wiley's Chicken Salad

By Debbie Burbank
My Uncle Wiley lives in Winter Haven Florida. We try to visit him a couple of...
Apr 26, 2019

Yummy Apple Coleslaw

By Diane Haun
My children never liked coleslaw until I started making it with apples! Even their friends...
Apr 30, 2018

Cold Chicken Salad

By Lonna Weidemann
I make this ahead of time for camping. It is easy to dish up.
May 17, 2017

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...
Mar 29, 2017

Flavorfully Fantastic Chicken Salad Sandwich

By Melissa Varady
This is one of my new favorite sandwiches. My husband recently came up with the recipe,...
Feb 21, 2017

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...
Feb 7, 2017

Coleslaw with Fruit

By Marge Taggart
This recipe is delicious with the added fruit ingredients. I could never get my coleslaw...
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. ...
Jun 29, 2015

Cool Cucumber Sandwiches

By Michelle Cater
These are great sandwiches for picnics or for a cool summer brunch. You can make these...
Jun 4, 2015

~ Italian Rigatoni Salad ~

By Cassie *
This pasta side is always a welcomed dish at our picnics. It makes for a great...
Jun 4, 2015

Caprese Salad Bites-Annette's

By Annette W.
One of our favorite summertime salads is Caprese Salad. I mean we can't get enough of...
May 22, 2014

Watermelon Mozzarella Salad

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

17 Quick and Easy Lunch Recipes

17 Quick and Easy Lunch Recipes


Looking for lunch ideas? Bored of the same old, same old? We’re here for you. These 17 quick and easy lunch recipes are filling enough to get you through to dinner (and not one is a green salad). If you want something hot or cold, healthy or indulgent, there’s a recipe for you.

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. […]