Grandma grew up in rural NC and always made these for the family. They are so good ... I hope you enjoy these as much as we have.
Simple mashed sweet potatoes flavored with maple syrup and butter.
My grandmother often made this for my family at holidays and also just with good homemade meals. I hope you enjoy it as much as I have!
A simple vegetable dish that highlights the summer flavors of fresh tomatoes and zucchini. It goes great with grilled meats or poultry.
This is a fresh tasting, pure jelly with no pectin added. Just the goodness of your backyard. No commercial pectin is required as crabapples have high...
This is one of my favorite salad dressings. It works for a simple salad or with crispy Parmesan chicken with a cool salad on top.
Author: Samantha Webb
This is NOTHING like canned creamed corn! My husband is not a fan of corn or creamed dishes, but he thinks this is great. Easy and quick to prepare and...
Author: DIANA YOCKEY
This is another 'lucky' situation when things turn for better. While making my raspberry jam, I totally forgot to add pectin. The result: exactly the same...
Author: Francine Lizotte Club Foody
There's nothing better than warm weather and a good meal. This fresh and easy Cucumber Salad is a perfect addition to any cookout. From seafood to grilled...
Author: By Betty Crocker Kitchens
An easy, quick applesauce recipe. I have doubled it and canned it so we always have some on hand. My family loves it.
This baked potato has a crisp, golden skin, and is light and fluffy on the inside. Great comfort food!
You can also fry up red tomatoes with this recipe but make sure they are not over ripe or they will be mushy. Serve these tomatoes outside with a glass...
Author: Diana Swenson-Siegel
This recipe has a lot of sweetness and spice, so if you're looking for a classic BBQ sauce that's easy to make, look no further. It is very popular with...
My mom used to make this easy recipe every Thanksgiving when I was little. We kids could never get enough! It was our very favorite Thanksgiving vegetable....
Author: Stacy M. Polcyn
These fragrant preserves are simple to make, and may be stored. Toast and biscuits will never taste the same again!
Russet potatoes are blended with roasted garlic, butter and milk. This recipe is a standard.
Author: Kathleen Burton
Polenta is nothing more than coarsely ground cornmeal. The classic ratio is 1 part polenta to 4 parts water, but I like to measure the polenta just a little...
Author: Chef John
This is a good, cheesy, vegetable side dish ...very easy to prepare.
A tangy and easy little condiment to spice up any dish.
This ketchup does come close to those name brands in terms of taste, texture and color. I've never had a tomato paste-based ketchup that I liked, so I...
This is by far the easiest recipe I have found for strawberry jam without using a pectin. The jam is soft, spreadable and delicious.
Eight ingredients and you've just made your own salt-free Cajun seasoning mix at home.
This sour cream dill sauce is great over any fish, especially grilled salmon. You may add more lemon or mustard to suit your taste.
A great roasted potato side dish made with olive oil and herbs.
Navy beans, molasses, and maple syrup combine to make this classic dish at home.
Since I missed the whole Instant Pot® train, I had to make at least one air fryer recipe while they're still hot. And it doesn't get more classic than...
Simple, yummy scalloped potatoes!
If you know someone from Buffalo, they know someone who told them the secret ingredients to the Anchor Bar's famous Buffalo chicken wings. I know people...
These beans taste like Boston Baked Beans. Yummy!
These pickled red onions are easy to make and a great topping for tacos, salads, etc. Keep refrigerated.
Easy roasted broccoli. My favorite part is the roasted sliced stem pieces.
This recipe is from my Grandmother's cookbook she made to pass to all her grandchildren. They come out very, very crisp with a wonderful dill flavor. The...
Author: Jani Whitsett
I have tried a lot of good roasted potato recipes, but I keep coming back to this one. I've never found one I like better! These are crispy on the outside,...
Easy and delicious! Great with salmon, chicken, or turkey tacos.
Author: Chris Beth S
Basmati rice is simmered in coconut milk, instead of water, giving it a rich flavor.
Author: Emma Maher
Make this tasty homemade chili sauce in a flash with ingredients you will have already in your cabinets. Definitely less expensive than prepared, and you...
I love to save money, especially with my big family. So making my own jams and jellies is a favorite hobby of mine to share with my kids. This jam is not...
Creamed spinach, made with the frozen chopped variety, perfectly complements the roast, and it can be made up to two days ahead.
Author: USA WEEKEND columnist Jean Carper
This is the way my mother always made her scalloped potatoes. The measurements are taken from other recipes because she always just winged it, but the...
Author: Jane Boswell-Purdy
A fast and zesty take on frozen broccoli. Can also use fresh broccoli. Great summer dish. Can be served hot or cold.
Simple. Easy. Delicious.
Author: FrackFamily5 CA->CT
An excellent, traditional sweet and sour sauce. It is great served with meatballs, with tempura, or even over rice!
I experimented with this until I found a quick, cheap, and easy Alfredo sauce combination -- the secret is cream cheese!
Author: DAWN CARTER
I always bake bacon in the oven! You just need to plan a bit ahead as the bacon takes longer. With baking, the bacon grease stays nice and clean and you...
This cool Greek dip only gets better with time. Serve with pita bread, in gyros, on lamb or with whatever you like!
This simple chicken brine will help make the meat more tender and juicy.
How to make basic whipped cream. For best results make sure whisk and bowl are ice cold.