For Kids Quick & Easy American Side Recipes


Monday at 4:47 PM

Chef V's Fluffy Rice Pilaf

By V Seward
Having tasted many bland rice pilaf recipes, I created this family favorite. By substituting water...
Monday at 1:24 PM

Chef V's Kicked up Baked Beans

By V Seward
My family enjoys when I make these baked beans to go along side anything from Tri-tip to...
Sep 4, 2021

Philly Cheesesteak Stuffed Peppers

By Kristin D
These are AWESOME for a quick and hearty weeknight meal. I hope you all enjoy them...
Jul 24, 2021

Fresh Corn Salsa

By Mary Elsener
I enjoyed this recipe at a potluck and made a few changes. It is fresh and...
May 15, 2021

Ooey Gooey Mac and Cheese

By Samantha Jacobs
This baked mac and cheese is so creamy and delicious. It's great for a Crock Pot...
May 15, 2021

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...
Mar 23, 2021

Barb's Cheesy Broccoli

By NE Lady
From a Campbell's Soup recipe pamphlet. May substitute fiesta nacho cheese soup for the cheddar cheese...
Mar 22, 2021

Perfectly Seasoned Potato Bites

By Family Favorites
I find that since we became empty nesters, we often have a hard time going through...
Mar 22, 2021

Sweet Baby Carrots

By NE Lady
Clipped from a recipe pamphlet years ago. Inexpensive and easy side dish.
Mar 3, 2021

Stovetop Macaroni and Cheese

By Katrina Freed
This is my own creation that just “happened” when young unexpected guests happened to be present...
Feb 23, 2021

Creamy Bacon Chipotle Mac n Cheese

By Lora DiGs
I wanted to make mac and cheese. Had some bacon that I needed to use and...
Feb 6, 2021

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...
Feb 6, 2021

Susan's Tomato Basil Chicken Pasta Salad

By Susan Din
My family loves this yummy salad. It's similar to La Madeleine's Tomato Basil Pesto Pasta Salad,...
Dec 27, 2020

Cauliflower Rice

By C C
The lime flavor is not pronounced, but adds something that really rounds out the flavor of...
Dec 7, 2020

Air Fried Broccoli

By Barbara Miller
I had seen a recipe on SouthernBite.com (Stacey Little) for Roasted Broccoli in the oven. I...
Nov 23, 2020

Carmelized Brussel Sprouts

By Monica H
Experimenting with brussel sprouts to make them attractive for my young kids to eat! These came...
Nov 20, 2020

Quick and Easy Scalloped Potatoes for Two

By Elaine Bovender
These are so quick and easy to do and they're delicious! It's the perfect size...
Sep 28, 2020

Candied Yams From Scratch

By Reyhan Sun
Water is not needed. The yams cook in the sugar and butter without water, as...
Sep 18, 2020

Baked Macaroni and Cheese Casserole from 1941

By Elaine Bovender
I love experimenting with vintage recipes and this one from my 1941 cook book did...
Aug 1, 2020

Not Yo' Momma's Stuffing

By Megan Flores
This stuffing recipe is so flavor-packed it's ridiculous! It complements any turkey, pork, or chicken dish! ***Disclaimer...
Jul 11, 2020

Delectable Bacon & Mushroom Green Bean Casserole

By Ashley Burnam
I made this for a Thanksgiving work potluck and it was the first pan to be...
Jul 6, 2020

Macaroni and cheese Deluxe

By Catherine Ferensic
Simple Side Dish
Jun 26, 2020

Stovetop Fries

By Vicki Butts (lazyme)
I've tried many recipes to oven bake french fries. Most of have been good.......but to me...
May 31, 2020

Grilled Peaches By Freda

By FREDA GABLE
Grilled peaches and Georgia peaches, of course, are a wonderful surprise while camping or anytime. These...
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