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!


5 Cheese Macaroni

By jenifer carnegie
Whether it is a summer picnic or Christmas dinner, all year around, my family asks me...

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...

Pineapple Baked Beans

By Brenda Dixon
Everyone loves my baked beans and I am frequently asked to bring them to potlucks! ...

Out Of This World Baked Beans

By Norma DeRemer
I have made this for so long I don't remember where I got the recipe. I...

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...

Spring Rolls (My Mother's Recipe)

By Darla Mays
My mom made this while I was growing up. She'd make a big batch of it...

SUMMER VINEGAR SALAD

By Jewel Hall
I like a fresh vegetable salad that will last several days. This makes two quarts. You...

Fried Zucchini

By Holly Grier- Wallace
I love using up my fresh garden zucchini, which seems to always be more than I...

Bacon-Wrapped Asparagus

By Ashley Gunderson
Someone brought these bacon-wrapped asparagus to a 1st Communion party and they were delicious!

Nunu's "Danc'n Orange" Glazed & Grilled Pineapple

By DAYLE CLICK
Put my mind in gear for my first adventure in grilling pineapple, which turned out to...

Grilled Potatoes

By Beth Pierce
These amazingly delectable easy Grilled Potatoes are made with simple spices most of which you may...

Bourbon Baked Beans

By Danielle Lorton
I know the ingredients may seem a little odd, but these are soo good. I hope...

Spinach Pie (Spanakopita Casserole)

By Jolyn Barrow
Substitutions used with success: * Picture indicates half recipe in 8 X 8 dish, * 2 boxes frozen...

Squash Croquettes

By DEBORAH SANDERS
Great side dish. When cooked in the cooking spray, it is just 2 Weight Watchers points...

Scottish Potato Pie

By Beverley Williams
My grandmother used to make this pie on the weekends when I was little.

Hawaiian Fried Rice

By Vicki Butts (lazyme)
This is kind of a loaded fried rice, the way that we used to like it...

Spam Fried Rice for 2

By Mikekey *
A side with an Hawaiian flair. Use whatever veggies you like.

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...

Joe Joe"s Potatoes

By Eddie Jordan
this recipe is a good side and everybody likes potatoes

Zucchini Chips

By Jenn Visser
In yet another attempt to foster a love for vegetables in my child, I came up...

Southern Hash Brown Casserole

By Rainie Piccione
Made these for a brunch, everyone loved them. There were no leftovers. You can find me...

BONNIE'S CHINESE FRIED RICE

By BonniE !
This is a great recipe that your family will love, and it is easy to make....

Deli Mac Salad

By Helene Mulvihill
This is a family recipe from my husband's family. They owned a deli in NJ many...

MY CHICKEN AND DRESSING (like stuffing)

By Rose Dailey
I make this quite often for our family get togethers. We don't 'stuff a bird',...
20 Spring Salad Recipes

20 Spring Salad Recipes


Fresh, bright, and bursting with flavor, these springtime salads are healthy and delicious. Using seasonal ingredients, these spring salads are full of asparagus, radishes, peas, avocados, berries, lemon, and mint – making for one tasty side dish or main meal. Who knew we would love salads so much? Get ready to Pinch these spring salads!

18 Homemade Pasta Sauces That Aren’t Marinara

18 Homemade Pasta Sauces That Aren’t Marinara


Step aside marinara, there are new pasta sauces in town. Easy and oh-so-good, these from-scratch pasta sauces will be your new go-to’s. No more jarred sauces for you! Homemade pasta sauce might require a little extra effort, but the family will taste the love in every bite.

Fresh Fruit Salad Recipes for Summer

Fresh Fruit Salad Recipes for Summer


Need to bring a dessert to a barbecue and not sure what to make? Want to surprise your family with a special summertime treat? Why not make a homemade fruit salad! They’re easy to prepare and always crowd-pleasing. You can customize the recipe based on your preferred fruit and what is in season. Whether you prefer […]