#Refreshing Recipes


Rhubarb Iced Tea

Rhubarb Iced Tea

By Cindi Bauer
This tangy-sweet beverage is not actually made with tea, so I don't know why it's called...
~ Addictive Peanut Butter Pie ~

~ Addictive Peanut Butter Pie ~

By Cassie *
This is my old Amish neighbors recipe, tweaked by me. When I think of peanut butter...
Frozen Raspberry Layer Cake

Frozen Raspberry Layer Cake

By Linda Griffith
A very refreshing cake, especially for the lazy days of summer...Very simple b;ut time consuming but...
Flavorful Tortellini Salad

Tortellini Salad

By Diane M.
I love this because it's so simple to make, packed with flavor and can be made...
Mango/strawberry Shaved Ice

Strawberry Mango Snow Cone

By Connie "Kiyu" Guerrero
This is the Perfect Summer Treat nobody will refuse! The summer heat is intensifying way up...
Pink Lemonade Ice Cream Pie

Pink Lemonade Ice Cream Pie

By Deneece Gursky
This is an incredibly refreshing pie for these hot summer days. Kids and adults will both...
Made This Batch In A Freezer Tray And Added Just A Drop Of Orange Food Coloring. Think I Will Try Adding A Little Orange Zest Next Time !

Old-Fashioned Orange Sherbet

By Angela Gray
My mother-in-law, Betty, made this out of a 1950's orange juice advertisement she got in the...
Honey Fruit Salad

Honey Fruit Salad

By Bea Austin
My Family and Friends love this Salad. I can fix it at any time. during the...
The Malia Sandwich-  I'm On Vacation On M.v. Too!

The MALIA sandwich- "I'm on vacation on M.V. too!

By Beth M.
My son gave me some tomatoes from his own garden! Today(8/17/11) I made a sandwich...
Don't Take My Piece

Banana Split Pie

By Mary Ortiz
I made a million dollar pie,Banana bread and mexican wedding cookies for our Christmas dessert. As...
Grandma A's Lime Gelatin Salad

Grandma A's Lime Gelatin Salad

By Pam Ellingson
This is a salad my Grandmother Achenbach made for us almost every time we went to...
Cold Beet Soup  (borscht)

Cold Beet Soup (Borscht)

By bev snee
My Dad brought this home when I was a teenager. He told me it was cold...
Strawberry Sunrise Oatmeal Smoothie

Strawberry Sunrise Oatmeal Smoothie

By Barbara Kavorkian
I love this smoothie! I was trying to find a way to use some of...
Banana And Mango Smalt

Banana and Mango "Smalt"

By Barbara Kavorkian
I call these my "Smalts" because they are not quite a malt. They do have fruit,...
Mock Blueberry Fizzy

Mock Blueberry Fizzy

By Barbara Kavorkian
I just love this drink. I came across it this past summer while trying to...
Mock Margarita Punch-annette's

Mock Margarita Punch-Annette's

By Annette W.
Something fun that the kids can enjoy too. Refreshing and fruity. Hits the spot on those...
Mandarin Orange And Lemon Smoothie

Mandarin Orange and Lemon Smoothie

By Barbara Kavorkian
This smoothie I stumbled upon this morning when randomly grabbing ingredients to shove in my blender....
Sparkling Lemonade

Sparkling Lemonade

By Barbara Kavorkian
Refreshing and with a hint of sparkle. Typically I add lemon/lime soda to almost anything...
Skippys Aka Skip And Go Nakeds

Skippys aka Skip And Go Nakeds

By Susan Smith
These taste exactly like lemonade....though they have a kick that will sneak up on you. LOL funny...
Tabouli (lebanese Salad)

Tabouli (Lebanese salad)

By Dennis Eitniear
The secret to a great Tabouli is to chop every ingredient as fine as possible. It's...
Cranberry Bog Fog

Cranberry Bog Fog

By Pam Ellingson
Just thought I would try something new in the Drink department tonight. Found a recipe for...
Cranberry Punch With Cranberry Garnish
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MARGARITA Cranberry- lime punch

By maria maxey
Great punch for the holidays,or even any special day .
Dan's Favorite Key Lime Pie. This Easy & Refreshing Dessert Is Great Any Time Of The Year, Especially During The Summer. The Fresh Fruit Adds Extra Flavor To The Pie. I Made This As A House Warming Gift For A Friend & We Have Remained  Friends Ever Since.

Dan's Favorite Key Lime Pie

By Rose Mary Mogan
My husband loves this recipe, and it was his favorite, when I first wrote my cookbook,...
Favorite Lemon Glazed Cheese Cake

FAVORITE LEMON GLAZED CHEESECAKE

By Rose Mary Mogan
This is one of those recipes I recreated, because my family loves cheesecake, and Lemon Meringue...
20 Recipes That Star Fresh Vegetables

20 Recipes That Star Fresh Vegetables


Tired of hearing your family complain about eating their vegetables? Do we have recipes for you! From salads to pie to casseroles, fresh vegetables are the star of these 20 recipes. Some are delicious side dishes while others are hearty enough to be served for lunch or dinner. Trust us, your family will go from […]

13 Pasta Salad Recipes Perfect for Summertime

13 Pasta Salad Recipes Perfect for Summertime


Light and fresh, pasta salad is perfect for summertime. It’s a quick and easy to make dish to bring to a cookout or potluck. Pasta salad is also hearty enough to be a light summer dinner. These 13 pasta salad recipes are packed with flavor and guaranteed to be a crowd-pleaser.

Salad Ideas for Tonight’s Dinner

Salad Ideas for Tonight’s Dinner


During the summer, I have a hearty salad for dinner at least once a week. Sometimes I’ll add grilled meat and other times I like to switch things up with fresh fruit. A green salad doesn’t have to be basic and these Blue Ribbon recipes prove that. Gwendolyn Kenitzer’s (Lakewood, CO) Cider House Steak Salad […]