Picnic Recipes For Kids

Picnic Picks!

Delicious picnic recipes for the perfect outdoor feast!


May 27, 2020

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...
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...
Apr 18, 2020

Fried Chicken Strips

By Penny R
All seasonings/spices can be adjusted to suit your taste.
Mar 14, 2017

Picnic Lemonade

By Robin Poindexter
Hot, humid summers in the heartland call for a refreshing beverage. My 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...
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...
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...
Apr 18, 2014

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...
Feb 22, 2013

Healthy Lentil Salad

By Marti Green
This is a very wonderful tasty salad. You can serve it plain or on a bed...
Aug 15, 2012

Wheat Berry Waldorf Salad

By Marcia Graczyk
Easy, refreshing, and healthy. I had this salad at a friend's house and loved it...
Aug 14, 2011

Chocolate Butterscotch Cereal Bars

By Jenni K
These irresistable crispy cereal bars are perfect for your get togethers, office potlucks, or picnics! ...
May 19, 2011

Mini Bowtie Mediterranean Salad

By Sherri Williams
I love salads! My friends and family always request my pasta salad. This is...
May 24, 2011

Basil-Infused Watermelon Lemonade

By Kim Biegacki
Wow, this is an incredible tasting lemonade!!! It was my first time to infuse and...
Mar 6, 2014

Crispy Southern Fried Chicken

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