Easy Summer Side Dishes

Easy Bacon Wrapped Asparagus

Bacon wrapped asparagus bundles, which are simply asparagus wrapped in a slice of bacon and drizzled with olive oil, are the perfect delicious side dish! Most people would agree that everything is better with bacon!.

Easy Dill Pickle Dip

When I have a vegetable spread that needs something with a little punch, I like to serve this dill pickle dip recipe, which is the perfect blend of creamy and briny, yet with the unmistakable flavor of dill that most people love.

Creamy Fruit Salad with Cool Whip

This  creamy fruit salad with cool whip will instantly become your favorite summer fruit salad. It uses simple ingredients and is a cinch to make. Your kids can even make this recipe in no time! Also known as ambrosia salad, fruit salad with cool whip consists simply of canned fruits mixed together with whipped cream. Alternatively you can use fresh fruit, such as fresh pineapple or diced apples, and add shredded coconut and nuts as well.

Bisquick Sausage Balls


My Bisquick Sausage Balls recipe is the perfect appetizer or snack to serve your party guests or family! These savory cheesy sausage balls are great any time of the year and many people like to serve them with a dip such as ranch dressing or any one of their other favorite dipping sauces!

Creamy Chickpea Pasta with Spinach

This recipe uses chickpea pasta, a can of chickpeas, and a creamy sauce to create a hearty pasta dish. Chickpea pasta is a type of gluten-free pasta made from chickpeas. It has a slightly nutty flavor and is high in protein and fiber. This recipe for chickpea pasta with spinach and Parmesan is a simple and delicious way to enjoy this healthy pasta option.

Easy Mexican Macaroni Salad

What says “summer” more than a macaroni salad? This Mexican macaroni salad recipe is perfect for any occasion, but especially as a perfect side dish to take on a picnic, July 4th get-together, potluck, or just a beautiful summer evening meal out on the back patio.

Easy Spaghetti Pasta Salad

There are a lot of pasta salad recipes available, and this spaghetti pasta salad is a go-to favorite for everyone in my family. Making this cold pasta salad in advance allows all of the ingredients to mix together and create a zesty, bold, flavor profile that transcends through the summer and beyond.

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