Tag: side dish

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 […]

 

Everything Bagel Panzanella Salad

This post may contain affiliate links.¬† Your taste buds will burst when you try this Everything Bagel Panzanella Salad!¬† This salad is the perfect lunch, dinner, or side dish to enjoy during late summer when tomatoes are in full bloom!¬† This salad has crispy bagel croutons, sweet tomatoes, crunchy cucumbers, […]

 

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 […]

 

Pickle Juice Ranch Cucumber Salad

This post may contain affiliate links.¬† Last summer, at a party,¬† a friend of mine introduced me to creamy cucumber salad.¬† I spent the rest of the said party snacking on the mentioned cucumber salad.¬† It was delicious!¬† This summer, we’re not exactly having parties, but I decided to kick […]

 

Mango Poppyseed Broccoli Salad

This post may contain affiliate links¬† I have been making broccoli salad a lot this spring/summer.¬† I can always get my kids to eat broccoli salad.¬† I am totally fine with mixing broccoli with a sugar-mayonnaise sauce if it get’s my kids to enthusiastically eat their vegetables. I have a […]

 

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 […]

 

Green Apple and Raspberry Spinach Salad and Pizza

Today’s post is sponsored by Papa John’s.¬† All opinions are entirely my own.¬† Welp! Our family has big changes on the horizon!¬† I officially have a preschool graduate!¬† I will have a second grader, come Friday.¬† And, we are enjoying our last few days as residents of Cedar Falls, Iowa.¬† […]