American Recipes Sifted


Lemon Yogurt Blueberry Muffins

By Sheila Nakata
These are moist and delicious. This recipe uses less sugar and gets its sweetness from the...

Healthy Blueberry Muffins

By Araxy Aykanian
A few years ago, my loving husband had 3 heart stents done on him and...

Lite Sunny Lemon-Raspberry Muffins

By Brenda Andrews
This zingy and sweet muffin is the perfect way to start the day! I bake these...

Cinnamon Streusel Apple Cider Muffins

By Cheryl Culver
These are yummy and easy to make and they look so tasty, mix some up for...

Cool & Tangy Marinated Cucumbers

By Amy Herald
My Grandma always used to make these and they're awesome. I could never find the recipe...

Sweet & Spicy Cucumber Salad

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

Peggi's Chicken-Bacon Ranch Salad

By Peggi Anne Tebben
You are probably getting tired of hearing about all the recipes I've cooked at restaurants, but...

Grandma Wells' Tuna Macaroni Salad

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

Grilled Chicken Salad, Restaurant Style

By Peggi Anne Tebben
I used to make this in 2 different steakhouse type restaurants I cooked in. It started...

Avocado Citrus Salad

By NIKKI SMITH
I love avocados!!! So why not have a nice refreshing avocado salad. You can also use...

Watermelon Mozzarella Salad

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

Pineapple Angelfood Sheet-Cake

By Straws Kitchen(*o *)
I have been making this recipe for a lot of years....I first got it from Weight...

Strawberry Salsa

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

Grilled Fresh Green Beans

By Lynn Socko
This bean and veggie combination is even more delicious cooked outside on the grill. Leave...

Crock Pot BBQ Chicken

By Amanda Forrest
I love BBQ chicken but where I live grilling isn't always convenient. In the winter, it's...

Country Sausage Stuffed Zucchini Squash

By Janice Ross
Since I am the only one in my house that eats squash of any type I...

Grilled Citrus and Garlic Pork Chops

By Claudine Tijerina
I had a different taste for pork chops so I came up with this recipe. It's...

Fire & Ice Tomatoes (SALLYE)

By sallye bates
Good served as a side dish with just about anything, but especially with fish (I think).

My Best Tuna Salad

By Susan Feliciano
I'm funny about tuna salad. I either like it or hate it. Sometimes I think it...

Summertime Corn Salad

By Mary Ann Wheeler
This is a quick and easy summertime recipe I have been making for years, and not...

MARINATED LEMON N GARLIC CHICKEN FOR GRILL

By Lora DiGs
THIS IS OUR GO TO RECIPE FOR BBQ CHICKEN. I TRY N KEEP OVEN OFF IN...

Oven-Roasted Asparagus

By Lisa Foote
Roasting vegetables brings out great flavor without adding calories. This is a simple process that can...

King's Hawaiian Tuna Melt Supreme

By Family Favorites
My personalized version of the old standard tuna melt. One of my favorite lunches with a...
17 Healthy Summer Dinner Recipes

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These light and fresh dinner recipes are perfect for hot summer nights. Full of flavor and easy on your waistline, the entire family is going to love these healthy recipes. Salads, grilled chicken, salmon, and more make for delicious healthy meal options to make this summer.

20 Side Dishes That’ll Go Great With Grilled Meat

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The grill is heating up, chicken is marinating in the fridge, and burger patties are formed. Now what to serve alongside all the grilled goodness? We’ve put together 20 side dish recipes that will go great with grilled meat.

16 Fresh Cucumber Recipes to Try This Summer

16 Fresh Cucumber Recipes to Try This Summer


Since cucumbers are 95% water, they help with hydration and are fantastic to add to your summer menu. They’re not just for tossing into a garden salad or slicing for a snack either. From soups to creamy and marinated salads, dips to drinks, here are 16 fresh cucumber recipes to try this summer.