Food & Recipes

Celebrate the Fourth of July with food and recipes that play up the colors red, white, and blue. Plus healthy choices for picnic foods that kids and adults will love.

How to Make a Refreshing Greek Watermelon Salad

Try this kid-friendly twist on a classic Greek salad. It's like summer in a bowl!

Summer Backyard BBQ

Nothing says summer quite like the smoky-sweet flavor of a backyard BBQ. Here are some cool ways to beat the heat and fuel summer fun. It's time to grab your tongs, fire up the grill, and get cooking!

8 Patriotic Recipes for Holiday Parties & Potlucks

Upgrade your classic American fare with these delicious dishes that are perfect for every patriotic holiday! Make the whole menu on Flag Day, 4th of July, or choose one to bring to your next Memorial Day potluck.

5 Easy Grilled Summer Salads

We'll show you how to create a delicious summer salad that's easy to fix -- plus, your kids will love it!

Sizzling Summer Sandwiches

Say hello to the sunny season with our tasty summertime sandwich creations.

Fire-cracker Snack

Celebrate Independence Day with this healthy all-American appetizer. Your kids will be clambering for these amber waves of grain.

Deliciously Healthy Barbecue Recipes

Healthy and hassle-free grilling recipes your kids will love.

Tips For Gluten-Free Summer Cookouts

Video courtesy of Nationwide Children's Hospital.

5 Creative Hot Dog Toppings

In a summer cookout rut? Put aside that ketchup, mustard, and relish and try your hot dogs topped with these 5 clever combos!

July 4th Patriotic Pops

Instructions for making a fruity Fourth of July treat.

Patriotic Puddings

Get fired up for a festive Fourth with these irresistible kid-size treats.

4th of July Sweets Worth Saluting

Take the liberty of chilling out this Fourth of July with one of these creamy, ice-cold treats.

6 Games and Treats for a Fun Fourth of July Beach Party

From candy rocket kebabs to a patriotic ring toss game, you'll find everything you need here to throw a fun Independence Day party with kids.