Summer Recipes

Summer Recipes

From summer side dishes to healthy salads and more, stay cool with light and easy summer recipes!


An Award-winning Strawberry Rhubarb Pie.

Award-Winning Strawberry Rhubarb Pie

By Shannon Renee
I had a woman give me $20 just to make her this pie. I would have...
A Large Bowl Of Bacon Fried Corn.

Bacon Fried Corn

By Jenny Powers
As a child, I would go to my grandmothers garden and pick fresh corn for dinner....
A Bowl Of Bbq Crock Pot Beans.

BBQ Crock Pot Beans

By Gloria Bernal
The perfect summer recipe for picnics, reunions or summer parties. I'm always asked for the recipe,...
Beef And Artichoke Salsa Tacos

Beef and Artichoke Salsa Tacos

By G F
This is a taco I prepare in some form at least every week.
Beer Batter Fish Tacos

Beer Batter Fish Tacos

By cyndi Williams
My first experience with fish tacos was in Ensenada, Mexico and they were delicious! Here's...
A Slice Of Blackberry Cobbler On A Plate.

Blackberry Cobbler

By Audrey Musick
Very quick and simple to make. This is our favorite cobbler recipe.
Blt Chicken Salad

BLT Chicken Salad

By Cherie Hammond
This is one of my favorite chicken salads. It is versatile because you can use...
Blue Cheese N Bacon Summer Salad

Blue Cheese n Bacon Summer Salad

By babz bernad
This can also be used for any type of salad greens. For some reason the onion,...
Blueberry Cobbler With Topping Baked To A Golden Brown.

Blueberry Cobbler

By Twana Kelley
This was the first dessert I made for my husband when we started dating. He hates...
Broccoli Crunch Salad With A Parmesan Twist In A Serving Bowl.

Broccoli Crunch Salad With a Parmesan Twist

By Mary Kay Nugent
Light, crisp, savory, and sweet are the words that come to mind when I describe this...
A Bowl Of Brother Ron's Fresh Marinated Salsa.

Brother Ron's Fresh Marinated Summer Salsa

By Valeree Dunbar
While visiting our relatives, our brother-in-law had us try this wonderful fresh salsa he made using...
Brown Rice Citrus Salad

Brown Rice Citrus Salad

By Trish Morris
Tired of potato and macaroni salads for picnics and outings. This rice salad is a great...
A Plate Of Brown Sugar Blackberry Muffins.

Brown Sugar Blackberry Muffins

By Dana Hayden, M.Ed.
It gives me a sense of empowerment when I don't need to run to the store...
Bruschetta & Cheese

Bruschetta & Cheese

By Bobbi Gulla
This is best made with New Jersey tomatoes. I live in NJ's sister state, Pennsylvania. Except...
Bruschetta Caprese With Balsamic Vinegar Reduction

Bruschetta Caprese With Balsamic Vinegar Reduction

By Tammy T
My youngest daughter Laura and I made this together last night without a recipe to go...
A Large Bowl Of Bruschetta Pasta Salad.

Bruschetta Pasta Salad

By Mikekey *
The flavors of bruschetta in a salad. Great for picnics or potlucks.
Btp Pasta Salad

BTP Pasta Salad

By Tamara Bonneru
I just love pasta. My favorite form is a cold pasta salad and this recipe has...
Caprese Salad With Quinoa And Brown Rice In A Serving Bowl.

Caprese Salad With Quinoa and Brown Rice

By Peggy O'Brien
This is a healthy variation of a Caprese salad with bowtie pasta. I decided to try...
Low Carb Cauliflower Potato Salad For Picnic

Cauliflower Potato Salad

By Janet Crow
My favorite part about BBQ season is the side dishes. This is a wonderful alternative...
A Delicious Side Or Perfect For Brunch.....flavorful N Easy To Prepare....even Easier To Devour ;)

Cheesy Bacon Ranch Tomato Pie

By Lora DiGs
My garden was full of these beautiful tomatoes so it was time to make a tomato...
A Serving Bowl Full Of Chicken Pasta Salad.

Chicken Pasta Salad

By Bobbie Keefer
I buy chicken from the grocery store deli and a large container of macaroni salad and...
Chicken Salad With Fresh Peaches

Chicken Salad with Fresh Peaches

By Gretchen ***
Instead of the usual grapes and celery, try some fresh peaches and cucumber in chicken salad.
Chicken With Zucchini And Pesto Over Angel Hair Pasta On A Plate.

Chicken With Zucchini and Pesto Over Angel Hair Pasta

By Linda Knowles
I made this one day because I had these ingredients on hand. My husband took the...
Chilled Cantaloupe, Mango And Peach Soup

Chilled Cantaloupe, Mango and Peach Soup

By Pam Ellingson
I used to make this chilled soup during the summers when I worked with my mother...

23 Fresh Fruit Desserts


Baking with fruit doesn’t just mean making a fruit cake. It means whipping up muffins bursting with blueberries. Or, cobblers filled with sweet and tart fruit like blueberries, raspberries, strawberries, peaches, and cherries. Love cheesecake? Make it extra special with a homemade strawberry topping. Using fresh fruit in desserts transforms the flavor of the treat. […]

14 Potato Salad Recipes for Your Next Cookout


Potato salad is an all-American barbecue side dish. It’s a must on the menu and what we love most is that there is a recipe to suit every taste bud. If you like a creamy potato salad, one with hard-boiled eggs, or one with unusual ingredients (think loaded baked potatoes), below you’ll find a recipe […]

8 Homemade Fried Chicken Recipes


Golden brown crispy skin outside and tender, moist chicken inside, there’s nothing we don’t love about homemade fried chicken. Full of flavor and easy to make, everyone can make homemade fried chicken in their own kitchen. Pair with mashed potatoes, hush puppies and cornbread for one delicious meal!