Tag: side dish

Cilantro-Lime Southwestern Slaw

My five-year-old now eats three whole tacos on taco night!  Must be all that running around he does.  But seriously, the child is growing like a weed, and I can’t even believe how grown-up he is all of a sudden. Can someone please hand me a tissue? I love crunchy slaw on […]

 

DIY Crinkle Fries -Recipe and Video

This post contains affiliate links  Who doesn’t love good french fries?  I certainly love them every so often.   After I learned how to make really good fries at home, the ones in restaurants didn’t taste quite as good! A few years ago, I learned the secret to making really […]

 

Taco Cauliflower Chowder

In November, I made this amazing Butternut Squash Chowder, where butternut squash puree was the base of the soup.   I thought it would also be fun to make a chowder using roasted cauliflower as the base.   I just happened to have lots of ” Taco flavors around, so […]

 

15 Minute Butternut Squash Soup

Can I share with you one thing that I always look forward to in the fall?   Butternut Squash Soup.  It’s creamy, comforting, and tastes terrific.   Back during those first few years that I hosted Thanksgiving,  I worked away the night before Thanksgiving, preparing my butternut squash soup. Can I share with […]

 

Sun Dried Tomato Mashed Potatoes

Growing up, my mom was a pretty good baker.   She didn’t bake often, but when she did, she always made excellent baked goods.  It was still a treat when she let us lick the whisks on the hand mixer. More often, though, she made mashed potatoes as a side […]

 

Greek Yogurt Ranch Deviled Eggs

A few weeks ago, I made these awesome Sour Cream and Onion Deviled Eggs.   I loved them so much, that I decided to try Greek Yogurt Ranch Deviled Eggs too. I have been a little obsessed with Greek Yogurt Ranch this year.   I found out that Greek Yogurt […]

 

Summer Cobb Salad

Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tyson Foods, Inc. and Pinnacle Foods Group LLC. All opinions are entirely my own. During the summer when it is hot, I really love serving salads, fruits and veggies for dinner.  I hate heating up my home during the summer if  I […]

 

Sour Cream and Onion Deviled Eggs

Here are two things I love, married. Deviled Eggs.  My mom used to make these for summer parties when I was young.  I always loved them. Sour Cream and Onion.  I have always had a thing for Sour Cream and Onion Chips.   So much, that I have also made […]

 

Slow Cooker Chorizo-Barbecue Baked Beans

 This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and The Coca-Cola Company. All opinions are mine alone.#BestSummerBBQ #CollectiveBias #BestSummerBBQ My family pretty much can’t have a family get together without baked beans.   We serve baked beans at our summer Barbecues,  we also have baked beans at all of […]

 

Goat Cheese Creamed Spinach

This cold weather has made me a little “eh” about salad.    I still want to eat those greens, though. I have been making creamed spinach a lot for lunch this winter.   Homemade creamed spinach takes just a few minutes to make, it’s comforting, and it is a great […]

 

Gluten-Free Coconut Oil Cornbread

This post may contain affiliate links  Last November, I hosted a Gluten-Free Thanksgiving.  My sister-in-law made this Gluten-Free Cornbread recipe.  And, in my opinion, it was the star of the meal.   ( I guess I am not a huge turkey fan.) However, I wanted to switch up this recipe a […]