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ROASTED CAULIFLOWER & SWEET POTATOES

ROASTED CAULIFLOWER & SWEET POTATOES

Don’t you just love it when you combine two “super vegetables”? That’s exactly what happened yesterday when I made this Roasted Cauliflower & Sweet Potatoes side dish. Known to reduce inflammation and chock full of vitamins, minerals, and fiber, these vegetables¬†certainly pack a punch when […]

CRUNCHY ASIAN SLAW

CRUNCHY ASIAN SLAW

I don’t know about you, but I’m continually challenged to find side dishes my entire family will enjoy. My husband will, literally, eat anything. My two boys … not so much. However, I enjoy making interesting side dishes and we absolutely love having yummy leftovers. […]

BREAD & BUTTER PICKLES

BREAD & BUTTER PICKLES

Making my own pickles has never crossed my mind. I just buy them from the refrigerated section of the grocery store and leave it at that. I love dill pickles in any shape or form … delicious! So when my husband said he found pickling […]

CAESAR SALAD DRESSING

CAESAR SALAD DRESSING

I’ve been on a homemade salad dressing kick for awhile now. Frankly, the bottled stuff is convenient, but it never tastes as good as whipping up my own dressing. It’s been a challenge to find a Caesar salad dressing recipe without anchovies or eggs that […]

THE BEST HOMEMADE COLESLAW RECIPE

THE BEST HOMEMADE COLESLAW RECIPE

I know. I know. There are literally thousands of recipes touting to be “The Best.” However, you’re going to have to trust me here because this truly is The Best Homemade Coleslaw Recipe you’re going to find. It beats anything you find prepared at the […]

GRILLED VEGETABLES & ORZO SALAD

GRILLED VEGETABLES & ORZO SALAD

With the warmer weather we’ve experienced, our grill is getting a workout!¬†For this Grilled Vegetables & Orzo Salad, I prepared a variety of vegetables on the grill and tossed them with cooked orzo, lemon juice, olive oil, salt, pepper and fresh basil. You can use […]

BLACK BEAN & CORN SALAD

BLACK BEAN & CORN SALAD

It’s hard to believe Memorial Day is right around the corner! The school year has flown by and summer is on its way – yay! To celebrate, I decided to make this Black Bean & Corn Salad. It’s the perfect side dish to serve with […]

LOADED BAKED POTATOES

LOADED BAKED POTATOES

The last few years, my growing teenager has seriously challenged me to find recipes that fill him up. All my boys love homemade fries made with russet potatoes or sweet potatoes. However, I wanted to use up more of my potatoes last night so I […]