Tag Archives: Side Dishes

Caprese Salad with Sweet and Tangy Balsamic Vinaigrette or Summer on a Plate

I have a new morning smoothy.  It is called Sweet and Tangy Balsamic Vinaigrette.  Not really.  But I did have salad for breakfast this morning because I couldn’t wait until lunch to have more of this dressing.  It is so … Continue reading

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Caramelized Acorn Squash With Rosemary

Do you need an easy, colorful side for Thanksgiving that won’t stress you out, can be done ahead of time and tastes delicious? Have you ever wondered what to do with an acorn squash? If you answered yes to either of … Continue reading

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Apple, Bacon, and Candied Pecan Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette

Oh my!  This salad!  I can’t stop thinking about it.  It is one of the best salads I’ve ever had.  I think I could drink the dressing, it is so good.  There is just nothing like homemade vinaigrette.  The dressing … Continue reading

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Old Fashioned Baked Beans for the Holidays

When I started to have Easter at my house every year, I wanted to serve baked beans with the traditional ham.  I set out on a mission to find baked beans like I remembered from my childhood.  Beans that are … Continue reading

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Pistachio Feta Couscous Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette

I saw a funny post on Instagram the other day.  It fits me exactly.  I always knew the fish, Dory, in Finding Nemo was modeled after me (she has no short-term memory).  I thought it was so cute, I just … Continue reading

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Green Chile Cornbread

I made this cornbread last week to go with our Smoky, Spicy Chili, and it was so good, I just had to share it with you. It contains green chiles so was perfect to go with it.  I have been making some … Continue reading

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Easy and Delicious Caramelized Butternut Squash

Do you need another side dish for Thanksgiving at your house or are you taking a side dish and aren’t sure  what to make yet?  Caramelized Butternut Squash may be just what you are looking for.  I love all the … Continue reading

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Fancy Corn on the Cob

  For my mom’s birthday we went to a great restaurant, and one of the best things we ate was something on the menu called “Street Corn”.  I have been craving it ever since, so decided to try to recreate … Continue reading

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My New Friend and An Amazing Salad Recipe

I made a new friend recently.  It is someone whom I have been in the same room with many times, but never bothered to get to know.  I had assumed she was one way, when in fact, once I got … Continue reading

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Rosemary Fingerling Potatoes – A Delicious Alternative to Fries

We recently went to a restaurant and ordered one of the most delicious hamburgers I’ve ever eaten.  Instead of being served with french fries as a lot of restaurants do, the hamburger came with roasted fingerling potatoes.  I had never heard … Continue reading

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