Healthy Quick & Easy Fruit Side Recipes


Cranberry Apples

By Brenda Forbes
Rarely do I not have this made and in my refrigerator! When a craving for...

Robin's Fresh Fruit Salad

By Robin Hearon
This is a wonderful and refreshing side dish that is perfect for any summer occasion. The...

Cheesecake Stuffed Strawberries

By Opal Jackson-Cakmak
These aren't anything complicated. With five ingredients, they take only a few minutes to put together. You...

Sweet & Spicy Cucumber Salad

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

Harvest Fruit Salad

By Michelle Helgesen
I came up with this salad when I was asked to bring a fruit salad to...

Sweet Fruit Salad

By Linsey Ballard
I love fruit, this is the best fruit salad ever :)

Grilled Stone Fruit

By Ashley Muller
I just love stone fruits such as peaches or nectarines, apricots, and plums. When you...

Slow Cooker Applesauce

By Stephanie Van Den Berg
My grandchildren love Nana's homemade applesauce. Today I used remnants left in my garage from November's...

Simple Fruit Cobbler

By Kim Kelemen
I cannot believe how simple and delicious this is. My family went to Ponderosa Steak House...

Fresh Lemon Every Time!

By Marcia McCance
I think the easiest way to use fresh lemons is to freeze them!! My brother and...

Susan's Fried Apples

By Susan Feliciano
My kids have always loved this, and they still ask for it. Simple to make, and...

Caramel Apple Noodle Kugel

By Pat Duran
This is an excellent way to use some of the seasons Granny Smith apples. This recipe is...

Salt - The Spice of Life

By JoSele Swopes
For every meal there is one thing people generally reach for before they even take a...

Mai Tai Fruit Salad

By Amy H.
So pretty at summer parties!

Cranberry Orange Relish in Cherry Jell-O

By Julia Ferguson
A fruity blend of cranberries, oranges and sugar (a good substitute for the Indian Trails Cranberry...

Fresh Fruit Bowl

By Pat Duran
Saw some great deals on fruit this week so I decided to make this fruit...

Uses for Strawberry, mango, jalapeno pepper jelly

By Stormy Stewart
I make this new recipe for Strawberry, mango, jalapeno pepper jelly Because I didn't have all...

Best Strawberry Dessert

By Pat Duran
This is a great dessert and can be used with other jello,pudding and fruit. My family...

Zucchini Pineapple

By gaynel mohler
I canned this years ago and was quite impressed. THE ZUCCHINI TAKES ON THE FLAVOR OF...

Disappearing Strawberry Jam

By Natalie Loop
We love this time of year and love harvesting our own fruits and vegetables and turning...

Five Cup Salad

By Katrina Freed
Back in the late 60's I had this salad at a friend's house and had to...

Chilled Peach Soup

By Scott Anderson
Here is another fun summer recipe that will certainly cool off the most discerning of palettes....

Canned Peaches

By Pat Duran
AARP Magazine project director , Elizabeth Andress, Ph.D. says, "When processing food the National Center for...

Strawberry Spinach Salad w/Creamy Vinegar Dressing

By Teresa Jacobson
Not sure where I found the original recipe idea for this but I have tweaked until...
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