Poolside Munchies

Poolside Munchies

From poolside snacks to easy dinner ideas and summer drinks, let us help you throw the ultimate pool party.


Avocado-Stuffed Tomatoes

By Jeanne Benavidez
A friend brought this to a backyard party once and I really liked it. She was...

Awesome Avocado Dip

By Debbie Sue
An easy but yummy treat! Enjoy!

Bacon Cheese Ball

By Lynn Dine
Great cheese ball for any party or tailgating! Who doesn't love cheese and bacon? Make sure...

Bacon Cheeseburger Queso Dip

By sherry monfils
Oh my, do men seem to love this dip! It's meaty and cheesy and w/ bacon?...

Bacon Cheeseburger Sliders

By Brooke Chadwick
These bacon cheeseburger sliders were quick, simple and delicious. My kids raved over them! I will...

Best Darn Chicken Tenders

By Cassie *
Love these chicken tenders. I've made many tender recipes, but this is my favorite... flavorful, tender...

Black-Eyed Peas Dip

By Andy Rubini
This black-eyed peas dip is a family favorite, great for game nights, as well as...

Blueberry Hibiscus Sangria

By Tara Pacheco
This is a light, crisp, refreshing beverage - perfect for summertime!

BONNIE'S: THE ULTIMATE MARGARITA

By Bonnie !
This is the best margarita you will ever drink! It took a while to fine-tune this...

Brother Ron's Fresh Marinated Summer Salsa

By Valeree Dunbar
While visiting our relatives, our brother-in-law had us try this wonderful fresh salsa he made using...

Bruschetta Roasted Tomato Mozzarella Appetizer

By Nor Mac
I love mozzarella and tomatoes. This is a great appetizer with roasted tomatoes and a little...

Cheddar Burger Appetizers

By Jennifer Bass
I love to eat bite-sized food and often make what I call "snack-attizers" with a side...

Cheesecake Dip on a Stick

By Whitney Froehlich
Concocted this recipe by a total accident! It was supposed to be used as a cupcake...

Club BLT Dip Brandy's Way

By Brandy Male
This is so easy yet gets rave reviews. I wanted to mock a club sandwich in...

Coconut Beer Shrimp With Sweet and Tangy Sauce

By Leah Stacey
There isn't much to be said about this coconut beer shrimp with sweet and tangy sauce...

Corn and Bean Sweet Chunky Salsa

By Kimberly Kolligs
So easy! When I bring this to a party everyone wants the recipe. So here ya...

Crab and Roasted Pepper Spread

By Garrison Wayne
I have made this several times, and I always get asked for the recipe. It is...

Eggplant Dip/Raita - My Family Recipe

By Grishma Shah
Today I am sharing my family recipe which has been passed to generations from my grandma...

Fajita Dip

By Karen Sills
One of my own creations.

Fast Fannie's Italian 3 Inch Rims

By Sherri Williams
Fast Fannie's was my dad's nick name for me when I was growing up. This...

Feta Dip

By Heather Trice
I started making this because my youngest son loves Feta cheese and it has morphed into...

Fried Zucchini

By Holly Grier- Wallace
I love using up my fresh garden zucchini, which seems to always be more than I...

German Chocolate Cake Balls

By Cynthia Lancaster
A great way to turn your favorite cake into a finger food.

Greek Bruschetta

By Letizia Tripp
I made this recipe up and it's so good. Different from the Italian bruschetta and very...
12 Really Simple Eggplant Recipes

12 Really Simple Eggplant Recipes


Eggplant is very underrated. If eaten raw, it’s bitter. But once it’s baked or fried, eggplant has a mild taste with a creamy texture. It’s the perfect base for a recipe because it takes on the flavor of other ingredients. A great option for a vegetarian dinner, eggplant can be used in many different ways. […]

A Week’s Worth of Go-To Summer Dinner Menus

A Week’s Worth of Go-To Summer Dinner Menus


Looking for dinner inspiration? We’re here for you! Check out our week’s worth of summer dinner menus that are family tested and approved. From Meatless Monday to Taco Tuesday to Sunday night supper, we have summer favorites that you’re going to love.

10 Recipes for Ripe Pears

10 Recipes for Ripe Pears


Come fall, when you think of fruit typically it’s apple. This year try cooking and baking with pears, too. Sweet and juicy, pears are high in fiber and low in calories they’re a great source of vitamin C. Their taste and uses vary by variety. While there are over 3,000 types, two of the most […]