Side Recipes

Memorable sides can make the meal... or even become a meal in themselves. Dig into these scrumptious sides: vegetables, casseroles, risottos, beans and more!


Zucchini Crescent Casserole

By Shirley Schiavone
This is a wonderful vegetable dish. My significant other really enjoyed it and wants me to...

Eggplant Parmesan

By Jennifer Bass
Since we always do more than one family dinner for Christmas, my family and I have...

Stuffed Eggplant Italiano

By Susan Bickta
My mother made this on occasion as a pleasant alternative to breaded eggplant. Back in the...

Yellow Polka Dot Zucchini Side

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

Sweet Eggplant Fritters

By Debora Hotard
This is a huge family favorite. My mom used to make these for my siblings...

Redneck Ratatouille

By Paula Mullins
Ever see the movie, Ratatouille? Found a recipe for it but I didn't have some of...

Macaroni and Cheese

By Marianne Gleason
This is my mother's Mac & Cheese recipe, she never wrote it down, just showed us...

Homemade Chicken and "Bumpy" Noodles

By gaynel mohler
My late husband loved my homemade bumpy noodles. so he called them. His grandmother shared this...

My Granny's Old-Fashioned Biscuits

By Elaine Bovender
When I was young and learning how to cook, this was another one of those things...

Slap Your Mama It's So Delicious Southern Squash Casserole

By Sherri Jackson
This is a tried and true Southern recipe that can be modified by adding meat or...

Peggi's Chicken-Bacon Ranch Salad

By Peggi Anne Tebben
You are probably getting tired of hearing about all the recipes I've cooked at restaurants, but...

Spicy Stewed Eggplant

By Jeanne Cameron
I have set a personal goal to add more vegetables to my diet. I have never...

Street Corn - Casserole Style

By Martha Moore
This is a more portable and less messy version of my original grilled street corn recipe.

Zucchini Casserole

By Beth Pierce
This delicious Zucchini Casserole combines fresh grated zucchini with eggs, cheese, cream, onions, garlic and chives....

Cheesy Green Bean Casserole

By Jennifer DeShazo
Holidays just aren't the same without green bean casserole. My family loves the extra 'umph' the...

CANNED STEWED TOMATOES

By Peggi Anne Tebben
I have been making these for 25 years or better & you can either just eat...

Bacon Wrapped Grilled Asparagus

By Danielle Matthews
LOVE this! It's a little time-consuming because the asparagus has to be cooked slow and turned...

Fresh Corn Pie

By Kelly Williams
This is a very old recipe of mine. Just a pretty and delicious way to serve...

Zucchini or Summer Squash Fritters

By Rose Abrams
We all have an abundance of both yellow summer squash and zucchini. Here's a recipe that...

CAULIFLOWER, BROCCOLI CASSEROLE

By Leona Krivda
Everyone always likes this a lot and wants the recipe.

HAM AND POTATO CASSEROLE

By FANNIE MCCOY
THIS IS A HEARTY DISH THAT I LOVE TO MAKE, THEIR IS NEVER ANY LEFT!

BAKED MACARONI AND CHEESE

By FANNIE MCCOY
I GOT THIS RECIPE FROM A GOOD FRIEND OF MINE....THANKS FAYE

Tonya's Superlative Eggplant Parmesan

By Tonya Young
I found this recipe online when searching for a good Eggplant Parm recipe, and this ROCKS,...

Southern Hash Brown Casserole

By Rainie Piccione
Made these for a brunch, everyone loved them. There were no leftovers. You can find me...
10 Easy Baked Beans Recipes That’ll Become Your New Favorite

10 Easy Baked Beans Recipes That’ll Become Your New Favorite


A summer BBQ menu isn’t complete without a side of baked beans. They’re delicious with a juicy burger or a nicely grilled hot dog. It’s a classic side dish that can be prepared sweeter (think apples and brown sugar) or savory (hello bacon!). All these recipes start with canned beans which makes prep a breeze. […]

Fresh Corn Recipes That Make Tasty Side Dishes

Fresh Corn Recipes That Make Tasty Side Dishes


We’re not all lucky enough to have fields to grow fresh corn, but thankfully it’s abundant at the market. And while zucchini is one of the most popular summer veggies (even though it’s technically a fruit), I really think corn on the cob ranks at the top. I look forward to enjoying it each summer. […]

10 Recipes for Ripe Pears

10 Recipes for Ripe Pears


Come fall, when you think of fruit typically it’s apple. This year try cooking and baking with pears, too. Sweet and juicy, pears are high in fiber and low in calories they’re a great source of vitamin C. Their taste and uses vary by variety. While there are over 3,000 types, two of the most […]