American Side Recipes


Yummy Corn

By Janet Parker
This is actually a fresh creamed corn but when my family wants it they as for...

Caramelized Onion Cornbread Dressing

By Heather McDaniel
I make this year round, and there's never any leftovers. After trying this, there's no way...

Bacon & Tomato Pasta Salad

By Marianne Gleason
Perfect for these hot summer nights! Goes together quickly and not too heavy! Serving...

Super Bowl Award Winning Chili Beans

By Joyce Newman
My personal recipe for spicy chili beans won a "Chili Cook Off" at a Super Bowl...

Cassie's Italian Homefries

By Cassie *
My family loves these for breakfast. So tasty, yet simple. I make these for dinner...

Parsleyed Potatoes (Parsley Potatoes)

By Heidi Hoerman
A wonderful side dish for smoked sausage, parsleyed potatoes are a traditional dish with many versions...

Giant Zucchini-Corn Fritter

By Lori McLain
Everything's bigger in Texas they say.....so I decided to prove it with a giant tasty fritter...

Cheesy Baked Asparagus

By Janet Crow
When I was going through treatments for cancer 3 years ago, I learned a lot about...

Bea's Baked Cabbage

By Bea L.
We love cabbage here at this household. My friend, Rudy, had the best cabbage I had...

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...

Creamed Parmesan Pearl Onion Casserole

By Sher Bird
This is a "must have" side dish for my family's Thanksgiving. Do NOT use "pickled" or...

Grandma's Cranberry Salad

By Leah Stacey
I grew up with my grandmother and mom making this every year for the holidays. This...

Zucchini Dressing

By KAREN FIGGATT
This tastes like the best stuffing ever, it is baked in a 8x10 casserole, just like...

Sherry Balsamic Caramelized Brussels Sprouts

By Lou Kostura
Tried something new with Brussels Sprouts and this recipe hits it outta the park. I also...

Mom M's Sausage Stuffing

By Carol Matthias
This is my mother-in-law's recipe for Sausage Stuffing. The greatest thing is the flexibility --...

Baked Beans, Aldine Hotel Style

By Michelle Koletar/Mertz
This is a very old & popular recipe from my hometown of Sunbury, PA. I...

Yellow Polka Dot Zucchini Side

By Lori McLain
The Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini song is one of my favorites... so...

Creamy Mashed Potatoes... the loaded way!

By Carole F
I love potatoes..I need to live in Idaho where they grow them..LOL. This potato dish...

Heather's Boiled Then Baked Potato Salad

By Bea L.
My brother's wife's cousin, Heather, was visiting them from Long Island, NY a while back and...

Pepper Slaw

By shirley terhaar
Very good slaw. We like all the vegetables in it.

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...

Old Fashioned Potato Loaf

By Martha Price
My grandmother used to make this when I was a little girl when my siblings and...

Maple Bacon Potato Salad

By Hidemi Walsh
Potato salad with zucchini and crispy bacon. Since bacon and maple syrup are great match, I...

Fire & Ice Tomatoes (SALLYE)

By sallye bates
Good served as a side dish with just about anything, but especially with fish (I think).
13 Different Ways To Grill Chicken

13 Different Ways To Grill Chicken


When asked, “What’s for dinner?” and you answer chicken, you won’t get a sigh from your family if you say grilled chicken. No matter what cut of chicken your family likes, we’ve gathered an assortment of recipes to make all summer long. You’ll find grilled chicken breast, wing, and thigh recipes. Plus, a tasty recipe […]

16 No-Bake Dessert Ideas To Make This Summer

16 No-Bake Dessert Ideas To Make This Summer


Turning on the oven during the summer should be illegal. These no-bake dessert ideas are going to be your new favorites! Sweet and rich, these no-bake desserts set up in the fridge or freezer for an easy summer treat. So get ready to indulge in these delicious no-bake desserts!

7 Summer Trifles

7 Summer Trifles


Who doesn’t love this lovely layered treat? Dating back to the 18th century, this is a tried and true summer dessert. Perfect for picnics, cookouts, and get-togethers, trifles are a delicious dessert that feed a crowd. Simple, gorgeous, and can be made ahead of time, trifles come in all shapes and sizes and flavors for […]