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Here are 12 recipes for Memorial Day weekend. I know a lot of families will be celebrating together with fabulous food, camaraderie and wonderful weather. Just don’t forget, it is a day to remember our fallen heroes that paid the ultimate price for this nation. Happy Memorial Day!

Recipes for Memorial Day

Grilled Chicken and Chicken Grilling Sauce


Crock Pot Pulled Pork BBQ

Crock Pot Pulled Pork Barbecue - TSLC

Hot Dog Sauce


Potato Salad

Potato Salad - TSLC

Garden Pasta Salad

Garden Pasta Salad 2

Old-Fashioned Ice Box Slaw

Old-Fashioned Ice Box Coleslaw-TSLC

Maple Baked Beans with Sausage


Yummy Corn Casserole

Yummy Corn Casserole - TSLC

Nana’s Dutch Apple Pie

Recipes for Memorial Day


Blackberry Ice Cream-No Churn

Recipes for Memorial Day


Strawberry Shortcake

Strawberry Shortcake TSLC

Sweet Tea

Sweet Tea - The House Wine of the South - TSLC

I hope you’ve found something you can’t wait to make for the holiday weekend. Some other entries you may want to check out is our list of  Pasta Salad Recipes for Summer. I love a great pasta salad for any gathering. Also, this Lime Rice, Black Bean and Corn Salad is a great dish to serve. You serve it chilled and can be made ahead of time.

You may also want to view our list of fabulous Apple Recipes, Strawberry Recipes, Blueberry Recipes, Blackberry Recipes and  Banana Recipes.

If you’re planning an outdoor party for Memorial Day here are some tips that will help you! Entertaining doesn’t have to be stressful. I know being a fabulous hostess can be overwhelming but try and do as much as you can in advance. This will insure that you can enjoy your party, too!

Be sure and PIN these great Memorial Day Recipes!



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  1. Patty Landis says:

    LOve your recipes

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