Easy Pasta Salad Recipes - The BEST Yummy Side Dishes for Barbecues, Potlucks and Summer Dinner Parties - Crowd Pleasing Favorites - Dreaming in DIY
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Easy Pasta Salads Recipes – The BEST Yummy Barbecue Side Dishes, Potluck Favorites and Summer Dinner Party Crowd Pleasers


Easy Pasta Salad Recipes - The BEST Yummy Barbecue Side Dishes, Potluck Favorites and Summer Dinner Party Crowd Pleasers - Dreaming in DIY
Everyone will be asking for a copy of your recipe when you bring one of these yummy pasta salads as your side dish to the next block party.   Spring,  Summer and Fall are packed with outdoor dinner parties, BBQs and potlucks, so be prepared with the best, easy and delicious crowd pleasing recipes!  4th of July holiday picnics in the park, Easter and Mother’s Day brunches, Father’s Day dinner and summer birthday party feasts galore all call for a fresh side dish or three!  No party menu is complete without a few quick and yummy pasta salad side dishes!  Macaroni salads packed with mouth-watering flavors, bowtie pasta delights, surprising cold spaghetti dishes everyone will be raving about and then some.  Whether you need to make a big batch for an extended family reunion or a small side dish for family night dinner out back by the grill – we’ve got you covered.  Even the really picky eaters will be going back for seconds.  Bring on the barbecues and potlucks!   Don’t plan on taking home any leftovers and watch your fingers – these family favorite hits will be devoured in a flash.

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The Best EASY Sheet Cakes Recipes - Simple and Quick Party Crowds Desserts for Holidays and Family Celebrations - Dreaming in DIY
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The Best EASY Sheet Cakes Recipes – Simple Party Crowds Desserts

The Best EASY Sheet Cakes Recipes - Simple and Quick Party Crowds Desserts for Holidays, Special Occasions and Family Celebrations - Dreaming in DIY

Hands down, sheet cakes are the easiest and most scrumptious way to serve dessert to a big crowd of hungry, sweets craving party people!  Most take less than 30 minutes and are so simple to cut into neat little squares for your guest!  Perfect for Easter and Mother’s Day brunches, big monumental birthday bashes, the epic graduation party, large crowds for Thanksgiving, weddings, anniversary milestones, extended family reunions, office staff Christmas parties and more!  Whatever the special occasion or reason for your large group get together – any of these yummy, easy sheet cakes will be perfect!   We’ve found all of your favorite popular cake and yummy frosting flavors PLUS some fresh new ideas that will have your tummy growling and mouth watering.   Pre-heat your oven and let’s get ready to bake up some delicious big batch desserts! 

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The BEST Easy Desserts Breads Recipes - Quick Breads and Loaf Pan Treats Recipes in all your favorite sweet and yummy flavors - Dreaming in DIY
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The BEST Easy Dessert Breads Recipes – Quick Breads and Loaf Pan Gift Treats Recipes in all your favorite sweet and yummy flavors!

The BEST Easy Desserts Breads Recipes - Quick Breads and Loaf Pan Treats Recipes in all your favorite sweet and yummy flavors - Dreaming in DIY

Looking for the best, easy desserts bread recipes?  Searching for the perfect homemade gift recipe from your kitchen to theirs?  Whether you are searching for a quick and sweet way to use up those overripe bananas, a simple loaf pan recipe for the over abundance of garden zucchinis, or you just really LOVE quick breads, you’ve come to the right place!  We’ve got every scrumptious flavor combination you can imagine.  From healthy and vegan to packed full of indulgently decadent sweets – grab your loaf pans and let’s get baking!   Most only require a few simple ingredients you probably already have on hand and require only 10 minutes of prep.  Make a loaf for your family and an extra as the perfect edible gift for any occasion!

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The BEST Sheet Pan Suppers Recipes - Easy and Quick Family Lunch and Simple Dinner Meal Ideas using only ONE Baking Sheet PAN - Dreaming in DIY
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The BEST Sheet Pan Suppers Recipes – Easy and Quick Family Lunch and Simple Dinner Meal Ideas using only ONE Baking Sheet PAN!

Looking for some quick, delicious and easy ONE Sheet Pan Suppers?  These recipes are all simple, fast, family tested and party crowd {even picky eaters} approved!  Perfect for family style meals and the BEST way to prep and serve a satisfying, hearty meal to a hungry tailgating party crowd!  Most of these recipes are ready in under 30 minutes.  Bonus:  Cleanup is a BREEZE – especially if you line your baking sheet pan with tin foil!  Because they are baked, they tend to lean toward a healthier option.  You can adjust the healthy level of these recipes by scaling down the oils and butter to make them even lighter if you prefer.  Come save the most delicious beef, pork, shrimp, salmon and of course, CHICKEN, sheet pan recipes you and your family are going to want to make over and over again!   Lunches and dinners for your family or party  just got a whole lot more savory and super duper EASY:   Continue reading →

The BEST 30 Minute Meals Recipes - Easy, Quick and Delicious Family Friendly Lunch and Dinner Menu Ideas - Dreaming in DIY
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The BEST 30 Minute Meals Recipes – Easy, Quick and Delicious Family Friendly Lunch and Dinner Ideas

Looking for amazing dinner and lunch recipes for your busy family that can be on the table in under 30 minutes?  You don’t have to sacrifice the YUM factor with any of these simple, quick and delish no-fuss dishes!   Even your picky eaters are going to LOVE these – and YOU are going to love how fast they are to throw together.  In under a half hour you will be serving up a hot, crowd-pleaser and enjoying a wonderful family meal.  Your weekly meal plan menu is going to be effortlessly FULL of easy and quick recipes.  Prepare to feast your hungry eyes on the BEST 30 Minute Meals Recipes around: 

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The Best Biscuits Recipes - Quick, Easy and Delicious Bread Sides and Main Dish Ideas for Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch and Family Dinners - Dreaming in DIY

The Best Biscuits Recipes – Quick, Easy and Delicious Bread Sides and Main Dish Ideas for Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch and Family Dinner!

Looking for the yummiest biscuit recipes to go with that amazing homemade soup for dinner or to make the most delicious hearty breakfast sandwich?  Biscuits are comfort food at its finest!  Every meal is more complete with the perfect side of bread.  We’ve found the yummiest recipes for classic fluffy buttermilk,  a variety of savory flavored biscuits as the perfect bread sides to complete dishes your family will request over and over.   From true homemade completely from scratch – to easy recipes using pre-made refrigerated biscuit dough from a tube – we’ve got you covered!  So many EASY, quick and delicious family friendly recipes even your picky eaters will enjoy!  Perfect for holiday breakfasts, special occasions lunches, Mother’s Day and Easter brunch for a crowd or simple family dinners any ole night of the week.  

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The Best Easy Party Appetizers, Hors D'oeuvres, Delicious Dips and Finger Foods Recipes - Quick family friendly snacks for Holidays, Tailgating, New Year's Eve, Birthday and Super Bowl Parties - Dreaming in DIY
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The Best Easy Party Appetizers, Hors D’oeuvres, Delicious Dips and Finger Foods Recipes – Quick family friendly tapas and snacks for Holidays, Tailgating, New Year’s Eve and Super Bowl Parties!

 Looking for easy crowd pleasing finger foods, hot dips and appetizers recipes for a party or special occasion, weekend tailgating or the Super Bowl?  Whether it’s New Year’s Eve or family board game night, these are the BEST, family friendly, simple to make hors d’oeuvres recipes around!  Party food has never been so easy or soooo delish.  Whether it’s the big game, a baby shower, the wedding of the century, or your niece’s first birthday party – these will be a BIG hit and disappear fast.  Even the picky eaters are going to want seconds and third of these tried and true quick tapas recipes!    

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The Best Easy One Pot Pasta Family Dinner Recipes - Grab a Simple Quick and Delicious Hearty Recipe for dinner this week - via Dreaming in DIY
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The Best Easy One Pot Pasta Family Dinner Recipes

Looking for THE BEST new delicious one pot pasta recipes for your hungry family?  We’ve found the most flavorful, simple and quick meal ideas to add to your dinner menu plan meal rotation this week!  Lots of them are REALLY quick too – ready in under 30 minutes!

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The BEST Homemade Soups Recipes - Easy, Quick and Yummy Lunch and Dinner Family Favorites Meals Ideas - Dreaming in DIY
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The BEST Homemade Soups Recipes – Easy, Quick and Yummy Comfort Food Lunch and Dinner Family Favorites Meals Ideas

 Homemade Soup, crackers {or bread} and chilly fall or winter afternoons are one of the most heavenly of popular comfort foods combinations in the history of ever!  If you are looking for a new family favorite, easy, yummy soup or chowder recipe even the picky eaters will love – you have come to the right place!  Whether you prefer a low and slow crock pot soup recipe or a good old fashioned traditional simmering stove top version, you’re going to have more than one new favorite soup recipe to choose from with this delish list for your next family snow day!   Your home is going to smell sooooooo scrumptious when your tuckered out crew walks in the door flinging boots, hats, mittens and scarves behind them:

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The BEST Burger Recipes {The Ultimate Grillmaster Collection}

Looking for the BEST, mouth-watering hamburger recipes to WOW your family’s tastebuds?  Your next BBQ is going to be LEGENDARY with any of these crazy delish concoctions.   If you are like us – we grill all year long.  Grilling in the snow is our jam.  And is there really a BAD time of year for a burger?  Hecks, no.   But when the weather starts to get sunny and the backyard starts hoppin’ – that’s when we REALLY up our burger game. We are always on the lookout for the most amazing recipes to blow our guests’ minds.   THESE are some of our fave finds:

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