22 Best Recipes for Newlyweds

The perfect way to celebrate your new family, and turn your house into a home is with these delicious home cooked meals - sure to prolong that honeymoon glow and newlywed bliss!

Lemon & Garlic Roast Chicken

"This was an excellent recipe! It had a really unique taste and was very moist. The skin was crispy and delicious. We're making it again for guests this weekend."

-Olivers Mommy


"Absolutely melt-in-your-mouth delicious! They smelled so yummy while mixing the ingredients together and tasted even more spectacular when cooked. Total success."


Grape Salad

"The brown sugar topping is really what makes this! It kinda melts on the filling and creates the most scrumptious little crust. We love it."



"Finally - A meatloaf that is easy and tasty. Best of all, I use low-carb breadcrumbs to alleviate any guilt from this delicious recipe. Thank you for this keeper!"


Slow-Cooker Ham & Beans

"Beans were done at the time directed and the flavor was hearty and delicious. I served this with home - made sourdough bread which made for an easy, filling meal that didn't heat up the kitchen. A versatile recipe that can easily be adjusted to personal taste!"

-Bonnie G 2

Chicken Noodle Soup

"I've made this three times now and it just gets better each time as I add my own tweaks. Long held belief that chicken soup is good for the soul is proven in this recipe!"


Creamy Garlic Penne Pasta

"This recipe is so garlicky and so creamy and so easy to make! I was incredibly tired from work and just wanted a filling meal one night. This one worked perfectly because it really didn't take much more than 15 minutes and tasted wonderfully."


Red Beans and Rice

"I love this dish - it is authentic, easy to make, and the left overs are fantastic. Once again, when I heated up my lunch at work, my co-workers, enticed by the aroma, gathered around to see what I was eating. If you like spice, try this dish!"

-Joseph R.

Southern Fried Chicken

"This is wonderfully dangerous stuff! It produces the loveliest, crispiest coating and moist, flavorful meat."


Chicken Parmesan

"Excellent, easy and very tasty. My picky 18 year-old son loved it. Thank you for a very user friendly recipe that I always have the ingredients in the house for. I highly recommend this recipe!"

-Grandma Lynn

Broiled Steak

"I was really happy to have this recipe during the winter when we couldn't use our grill. Steaks got a great sear on the outside, but stayed nice and pink on the inside!"

-Baby Duck

Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

"Wow. These are the best oatmeal raisin cookies - soft, moist, chewy, the texture is perfect! These cookies are as good as any bakery sells. This will be my oatmeal cookie recipe from now on."



"The meatsauce was perfect. My family was so pleased with it that they even noticed the Ricotta Cheese mixture instead of a Cottage Cheese was so tasty!"

-Monica C

Grilled Moroccan Chicken

"Wow, what a great way to turn boring chicken breast into a gourmet dinner. The spices were spot on and just the right amount! We grilled on the outside grill and it turned out amazing."

-Kristin DeRamus

Stuffed Bell Peppers (Vegetarian or Beef)

"This recipe turned out to be delicious. I've never made vegetarian stuffed peppers before and I wasn't disappointed. For me, the cumin seeds (corriander) were an important part of the resultant flavor. Great recipe!"

-Hiliary 3

Slow-Simmered Spaghetti Sauce

"This filled the house with an amazing aroma. It had a fresh flavor and reminded me of the homemade sauce I grew up eating."


Quick and Easy Pizza Dough

"The name says it all! Loved this easy dough recipe, it wasn't sticky or hard to work with at all, and loved that it was faster to make than it was to order. This one is a keeper for sure."


Stuffed Pasta Shells

"I came up with this recipe to satisfy my carnivorous family and incorporate my love for Italian food. These have a ton of meat, but still a nice amount of the traditional ricotta cheese and spinach. These can also be great appetizer, due to the large amount the recipe yields!"


Creamy Potato Salad

"A truly perfect potato salad and will be my only recipe for it from now on. I like to leave it cool overnight in the fridge to let all the flavors blend, it seems the longer it sits the more flavor it has!."


Broccoli Salad

"I always enjoy trying something new and this recipe does not disappoint. Your salad was wonderful, tangy, tart, sweet and salty. We loved it!"



"These are my go-to brownie recipe. They always turn out perfectly and are very simple to make. Match them with some chocolate icing and you've got the perfect brownie!"



"Cubed beef in this is inspired! So delicious and so much depth of flavour."