Side Dish

Black Cherry Jello Salad

Black Cherry Jello Salad is super refreshing and is filled with delicious plump black cherries!¬† My mom made this black cherry jello salad for every holiday when I was growing up.¬† ¬†This jello salad will please adults and kids alike and is a super easy side dish to throw together […]

 

Apple Cinnamon Brussels Sprouts

I have gotten into adding cinnamon to savory fall dishes this season. You will love the aroma of cinnamon when you are cooking these in the oven.¬† ¬†Once you learn how to make roasted brussels sprouts, you will be hooked! They’re super quick and simple to make.¬† You can always […]

 

Caprese Roasted Brussels Sprouts

, I love almost always add balsamic vinegar to my roasted Brussels sprouts.¬† I got an idea to add fresh garden tomatoes, basil, and soft mozzarella cheese for a delicious Caprese -inspired side dish.¬† ¬†These Brussels sprouts turn out crispy and bursting with flavor!¬† This is a delightful “end of […]

 

Chimichurri Cucumber Salad

I love classic cucumber salad!¬† This year, I have decided to switch cucumber salad up a bit by adding zingy chimichurri sauce!¬† Chimichurri sauce is an Argentinean condiment.¬† I have started adding it to many of my favorite midwest dishes. This salad screams summer.¬† Crispy garden fresh cucumbers and chimichurri […]

 

The Best Crispy Greek Potatoes

This post may contain affiliate links¬† Right now, I am taking a back to basics approach to cooking.¬† I plan on sharing with you some of my favorite simple recipes.¬† Some of the recipes that I make during my day-to-day life are mundane, but I can rely on them to […]

 

Hot Buttered Rum Roasted Carrots

This post may contain affiliate links.¬† I always include a bag of baby carrots, AND a bag of full-sized carrots on my online grocery order each week.¬† The baby carrots are for my three-year-old because he loves to dip them in ranch.¬† I always run out of my bag of […]

 

Instant Pot Rice Stuffing

This post may contain affiliate links I know that a food blogger’s best business practices include posting¬† Thanksgiving recipes before¬†Thanksgiving, not after. Still, my little stuffing experiment worked out so well, and I wanted to share it before it gets lost in the archives of my kitchen. ‘ I have […]

 

Instant Pot Ginger Snap Sweet Potatoes

This post may contain affiliate links¬† I don’t have many Thanksgiving recipes up on this site.¬† This is crazy for so many reasons, one of which is that I have been hosting Thanksgiving at my house since I was 23 years old.¬† My reasoning for this lack of Thanksgiving food […]

 

Whole 30 Potato Salad

This post contains affiliate links¬† Last June, when I started my Whole 30 journey, I wasn’t planning enough to realize that I would still be finishing up Whole 30 when the 4th of July hit.¬† So you can imagine my disappointment inside when my mom told me that we would […]

 

Pepperoni Pizza Loaded Broccoli

I am going to piggyback from my recipe I posted a few weeks ago for loaded broccoli.¬† ¬†You see, when your children express their love for broccoli, you will forever be on the hunt for more broccoli implementation.¬† I have been on a broccoli rampage lately, and surely you didn’t […]

 

Best Ever Collection of Broccoli Salad Recipes

This post may contain affiliate links¬† Broccoli Salad is such a great side dish to bring to any barbecue or potluck gathering.¬† Broccoli salad is also a great dish to make when you’re trying to get your family to eat more vegetables!¬† I love making broccoli salad when I feel […]

 

Roasted Broccoli Salad

Check out my entire collection of broccoli salad recipes! Hello!¬† I have another awesome recipe combo for you today!¬† Some of my favorite recipes on this website are combinations of my favorite things.¬† ¬†A few years ago, my love for minestrone and Chili bore my Minestrone Chili.¬†¬†Last week, I combined […]