Blue Ribbon For Kids Healthy Side Recipes


Baked Mashed Potato Casserole

By Lynne Lee
If your family loves potatoes, you have to try this! You can easily make it...

Balsamic Grilled Vegetables

By Susan Din
Veggies marinated in balsamic vinegar and soy sauce and cooked in a grill basket until smoky,...

BBQ Asparagus With Parmesan and Lemon Zest

By Brad Nichols
Another easy, dish-free, veggie side 'pouch' often used at our house. The lemon zest adds a...

Bean & Pea Slow Cooker Soup

By Donna Graffagnino
Also sometimes called Pantry or Cupboard Soup, this amazing, hearty crock pot dish can't get any...

Bob W's Corn Cakes

By Bob Wakeman
This will go together with just about anything. I top them sometimes with white gravy. Kids...

Candi's Enchilada Sauce

By Candi Hummer
I'm more into flavor than I am fire! My folks can't eat the canned stuff (it...

Caprese Chicken Stacker With Reduced Balsamic

By Stephanie Beacham
I just made this last weekend. Salt and pepper chicken with fresh mozzarella, tomato, basil &...

Catie's Island Tuna Salad

By Catie B
I found this recipe many years ago and adapted it. During the years I made this,...

Cherry Sesame Noodles with Lemon-Hoisin Sauce

By Merry Graham
I hope you try Cherry Sesame Noodles with Lemon-Hoisin Sauce and Roasted Broccoli! I bet ya...

Chevre and Sausage Stuffed Mushrooms

By Joy Hall
These unbelievably tasty mushrooms owe their creaminess to three kinds of cheese. A kick from spicy...

Cilantro Lime Seafood Salad (In An Avocado Boat)

By Lisa 'Gayle' Goff
I took this to our monthly ladies luncheon and it was a hit with the ladies...

Colorful Party Pasta Salad

By Megan Todd
This recipe is a family favorite that is requested for EVERY bonfire, birthday party, holiday get-together,...

Country Garden Fritters With Chili Lemon Cream

By Lori Harbin-Combs
I married the love of my life and he dislikes most veggies so I had to...

Crispy Oven-Baked Beet Chips

By Karina Alcala
This recipe is so easy and so good for you is not even funny. My...

Earthy, Black Bean Soup with Fresh Relish

By Julia Ferguson
I was looking for a very flavorful black bean soup that would be worthy of the...

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...

Fire & Ice Tomatoes (SALLYE)

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

Fresh Corn Salsa

By Mary Elsener
I enjoyed this recipe at a potluck and made a few changes. It is fresh and...

Giddyup Guacamole

By Natalie Loop
I am a stay at home mom with a home-based business. During the day I...

Gluten-Free Pasta Salad

By Karl Strasser
I have some frends on special diets and everyone loves this salad.

Grandma Rose's Split Pea Soup with Beef Flanken

By Erika Kerekes
My grandmother made huge batches of this soup and doled it out to her kids and...

Grandmother's Seafood Salad

By Melanie B
My ex-husband's Grandmother made this every year for Thanksgiving and my MIL makes it at Christmas...

Greek Asparagus Salad

By Nick Monfire
It's such a simple and easy recipe with huge flavors.

Grilled Corn - The Sweetest Corn Ever (2 ing.)

By Didi Dalaba
For the longest time every time I had a get together or function of any kind...
Recipes That Use Rotisserie Chicken

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Need a shortcut to get a weeknight dinner ASAP? Substituting rotisserie chicken in a recipe is the perfect way to save time and effort. Instead of fretting about dinner, these flavorful gems of rotisserie greatness are every parent’s secret weapon to make meals stress-free. Not only is rotisserie chicken a healthier quick-dinner option, but it […]

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