American Side Recipes


Land Your Man Baked Beans

By Jenny Moretz
1986 was the first time I made this dish. I was a newlywed and I was...

Oven Roasted Vegetables

By Debbie Bankston
We have begun to eat healthier meals in the past year and this is the best...

Monterey Jack Cheese Soup

By Polly Sizemore
This soup has the best taste and want last long in the pot!!!

Nested Potato Skins

By Melissa Sperka
Potato skins are always a favorite appetizer to serve at parties and events. Sometimes,...

Scalloped Potatoes with Bacon

By cindy mccallum
There are no better scalloped potatoes than these. I took them to a Christmas party and...

Baked Mac and Cheese for One

By Sue Lally
Cooking for one can be a challenge. No matter how much I like something, I don't...

Fresh Green Bean Casserole

By Lynn Socko
This is NOT your Mama's Green Bean Casserole, sorry Mama! This is freshness at it's...

Four Bean Baked Beans With Ground Beef by Rose

By Rose Rauhauser
This is a family favorite even though it takes time, it's worth it. They freeze well...

Bunkhouse Beans

By Shay Driver
My mom found the original version of this recipe in a cooking magazine when I was...

Mom's Deluxe Mashed Potatoes

By Colleen Barrett
When my mother made these potatoes for the first time 25+ years ago at Thanksgiving one...

Bacon Tomato Pie

By Kim Phillips-Randolph
We have so many generous friends with gardens who send fresh vegetables our way this time...

Baked Potato Casserole

By Joelle Teague
The first Thanksgiving my husband and I were married, we had everyone over for thanksgiving. This...

Bob W's Corn Cakes

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

Green Beans, Chicken Breasts and Red Skin Potatoes

By LINDA BAILEY
This green bean, chicken breast and potatoes is such an easy dish for any dinner! Everyone...

Spicy Roasted Sweet Potatoes

By Carol White
Candied Sweet Potatoes is another family recipe that I needed to make healthier. I took...

Stuffed Bell Peppers

By Donna Brown
This is a good way to use an abundant supply of fresh veggies in the summer...

Baked Onion Rings

By Kris Krajacic
We love homemade onion rings but trying to get away from the deep fryer; these should...

Amazing Twice Baked Potatoes

By Samantha Jolin
I took a variation of how my mother-in-law made these and made it my own. My...

Potato Cakes

By Helene Mulvihill
I made up this recipe back in 1985 when I got my first apartment and was...

Rosemary Bacon Brussels Sprouts & New Potatoes

By Staci Smith
I'm terrible about measurements!! I will have to estimate as best I can. When my husband...

Herb Roasted Potatoes

By Donna Brown
This is a great side dish for vegetables or a burger.

Scalloped Potatoes with Smoked Sausage

By Amy Alusa
I made this up myself, when I lived in Texas...it just sounded good. Come to find...
22 Summer Strawberry Recipes

22 Summer Strawberry Recipes


Yay! It’s finally strawberry season! These summer strawberry recipes are bursting with sweet fruity flavor in every bite. Strawberry cupcakes, strawberry pie, strawberry pound cake, and more are perfect to make with a carton of fresh strawberries. Check out 22 strawberry recipes you need in your life this summer!

24 Spicy Recipes

24 Spicy Recipes


Ready to kick things up a notch? These spicy recipes will do just that. Seasonings, jalapeños, peppers, marinades, and sauces help these recipes pack a punch that any fan of spice will love. Perfect for salads, tacos, salsas, grilled meats, and more, these recipes are sure to spice up your life!

13 Recipes To Make in Your Smoker This Summer

13 Recipes To Make in Your Smoker This Summer


Recently, smokers have risen in popularity. They are an investment, though. So if you own one, it’s worth using it as much as possible. We know it’s good for ribs and a pork roast, but you can light the smoker for other recipes too. From appetizers to the main meal, sides, and desserts, there’s a […]