Tag: side dish

Pressure Cooker Cheesy Cauliflower

Are you looking for an easy weeknight side dish that your kids will devour?¬† Try this super easy pressure cooker cheesy cauliflower!¬† This cauliflower steams perfectly with just 1 minute of cook time.¬† Although cooking cauliflower in your pressure cooker is incredibly easy, you will need to release the pressure […]


Chimichurri Chicken Cobb Salad

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and Mazola¬ģ Corn Oil. All opinions are mine alone. #MakeItMazola #SimpleSwap #CollectiveBias I love this new Chimichurri salad dressing I made last week. In addition to the Mazola Corn Oil, I also added additional red wine vinegar to achieve maximum tanginess. […]


Pressure Cooker Coconut Water Sticky Rice

This post contains affiliate links¬† Okay.¬† This was the¬†best¬†sticky rice I have made so far this year!¬† And if you’re a frequent reader of my site, then you know how much I love my sticky rice! I don’t only make sticky rice for Asian-inspired recipes, but I also love my […]


Strawberry Caprese Salad

2018.¬† The year Iowa’s spring lasted for two weeks and then had a hot summer.¬† Because it was snowing all through April, summer snuck up on me this year.¬† My kids are out of school for the summer, so let’s let the fun begin, shall we? Sometimes¬†I go through recipe […]


Everything Bagel Salad

This post contains affiliate links We have some pretty amazing restaurants here in Cedar Falls, Iowa.¬† We have an excellent cupcake shop, yummy pizza, a few great breweries, and a few higher-end restaurants with delicious food. One thing I miss about Chicagoland is bagels.¬† Real bagels.¬†That is chewy on the […]


Instant Pot Pineapple Ginger Sticky Rice

This post may contain affiliate links I have been an Instant Pot owner for about 18 months now, and some of my favorite things to make in it are simple things.¬† Like sticky rice ready in twelve minutes! I love making sticky rice in my Instant Pot and I have […]


Southwestern Broccoli Salad

This post may contain affiliate links¬† Check out my entire collection of broccoli salad recipes! Most nights my husband and I usually like to have a salad with dinner.¬†Typically, the mixture we eat is something we throw together.¬† Lettuce, whatever vegetable we can find in the fridge, maybe some fruit, […]


Crispy Oven Potatoes with Leeks and Thyme

  Today’s post is sponsored by Simply Potatoes¬ģ #simplypotatoes Next week, I am hosting Thanksgiving for a whole bunch of my favorite people!¬† When I get to prepare a spread of food for people, I feel entirely in my element.¬† ¬†The foodie in me has been thinking about new and […]


Sheet Pan Cauliflower Au Gratin

  Crystal Farms¬ģ Cheese sponsors today’s post.¬† #cheeselove¬† Oh my gosh, you guys.¬† This Cauliflower.¬† ¬† So amazing, and this reiterates why I have an obsession with pepper jack cheese.¬† ¬†This pepper jack cheese adds just a little kick to this dish.¬† ¬†Just enough kick to make the meal enjoyable, […]


30 Amazing Mashed Potato Recipes

Mashed Potatoes was always my favorite side dish as a child.¬† ¬†My mom made them all the time, pretty much every time she made meatloaf or a baked chicken.¬† ¬†There is nothing more comforting than mashed potatoes. It is always a great time to make mashed potatoes! 1) Mashed Potatoes […]


Apple Cider and Cinnamon Broccoli Salad

Broccoli Salad is a dish that I can always get my kids to eat!¬† ¬†This Apple Cider- Cinnamon broccoli salad is made with all things autumn!¬† Candied pecans, salted pepitas, sharp cheddar cheese, sweet, crunchy apples, dried cranberries, and a sweet dressing made with apple cider and cinnamon!¬† This is […]


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 […]