Healthy Side Recipes


Zesty Cranberry Waldorf Salad

By Julia Ferguson
A refreshing twist on Waldorf Salad, with dried cranberries, lemon, and orange zest. I have never...

Marinated Cucumbers, Onions, and Tomatoes

By Angie Buehler
I grew up marinating cucumbers, onions, and tomatoes every summer as a side dish. Always a...

Baked Mashed Potato Casserole

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

Roasted Yukon Gold and Sweet Potatoes

By Lisa Foote
I began roasting more of my vegetables to mix up the flavors and combinations of veggies....

TWICE BAKED SWEET POTATOES

By Eddie Jordan
Grandmother always had something great to eat no wonder I liked staying at her house.

Millie's Holy Guacamole Pasta Salad

By Millie P. York
I do a lot of cooking for the hospitality team at my church and I was...

Chilled Cantaloupe, Mango and Peach Soup

By Pam Ellingson
I used to make this chilled soup during the summers when I worked with my mother...

Quick and Easy Italian Rice Balls

By Pat Duran
This recipe has been saved for quite awhile- the edges are turning yellow- I...

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...

Eggplant Pie With Italian Sausage & Bechamel Sauce

By Mary R Morris
My Grannie always grew eggplant and we loved it any way she fixed it. I...

Keto Friendly/Low Carb Smashed Cauliflower

By Dede Hoffman
This garlic smashed cauliflower recipe is the best mock mashed potato recipe I've had yet! ...

Soooo Southern Magic Beans

By Lori Harbin-Combs
I have been perfecting my beans for many years. Many people have told me that...

Catie's Island Tuna Salad

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

Almond, Coconut, & Parmesan Coating

By Dee Stillwell
In my quest for healthier eating, I have been incorporating more gluten free and low carb...

SNOW PEAS FLAMBE

By JANET JORDAN
This recipe was adopted, I touched it up a little. Try it I,m sure you will...

Mixed Greens

By Faye Patterson
This is a dead-ringer for the recipe a local restaurant makes. A great side for...

Basil Tomatoes

By Judy Sprague
If at all possible, use fresh, homegrown tomatoes - you'll be in heaven!

New Potato Salad

By Eddie Jordan
This potato salad is good with a few drops of tabasco sauce.

FETTUCCINE PRIMAVERA

By Ellen Bales
This is one of those poor recipes that nobody wanted--I can't imagine why. It sounds so...

Sweet Pork Chop or Loin Casserole

By Pat Duran
I adopted this recipe concept from this site- but, I think I changed it so much...

Spaghetti Squash Casserole

By Tonya Young
I'm always looking for a way to eat squash and this is a great one. It's...
8 Ways to Enjoy Banana Pudding

8 Ways to Enjoy Banana Pudding


What’s banana pudding? A Southern favorite, it is made with layers of vanilla pudding, vanilla wafer cookies, and sliced bananas. Then it’s topped with whipped cream. Creamy and decadent, if you love bananas, you’ll love this dessert. And, we’ve found eight ways you can enjoy it.

Bacon Recipes That Go Beyond Breakfast

Bacon Recipes That Go Beyond Breakfast


Bacon, how do I love thee? I’m not sure I can count the ways. It’s my go-to meat alongside eggs or on a breakfast sandwich. But, I don’t restrict my bacon enjoyment only to morning-time. If you like bacon as much as I do, you have to check out these Blue Ribbon recipes. “So easy, […]

Delicious Homemade Muffin Recipes

Delicious Homemade Muffin Recipes


Muffins are essentially a quick bread but in an individualized form and are very easy to make. If you don’t want to run to the local bakery or coffee shop but still want a muffin, we’ve got recipes for you. Blueberry muffins seem to the most popular. But, there are many other options like apple […]