Category Archives: side dishes

Nov 25

Easy Glazed Carrots

Even though it’s Thanksgiving week, I couldn’t wait any longer to get a taste of the traditional holiday foods. I needed something yesterday…sort of a quicker version of the real deal. So I thought posting one of my super easy … Continue reading

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Nov 18

Mom’s Italian Stuffing (and a few other delicious fall recipes!)

I’m finally sharing one of my favorite dishes ever – one I look forward to every year on Thanksgiving. Normally I only eat it on that sacred day, but this year was an exception. I’ve been sharing recipes and cooking … Continue reading

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Oct 16

Creamy Au Gratin Potatoes

This is a side dish that I’ve made on many occasions. It was part of one of my first blog posts, but I thought it deserved an entry of its own. It’s THAT good. And perfect for the upcoming holidays! … Continue reading

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Oct 9

Butternut Squash Mash

I have to say, this Whole30 stuff is no joke. Even the second time around. But the truth is, it DOES make a difference. Even one week in. I feel so much better than I did 8 days ago, and … Continue reading

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Sep 26

So Easy Drop Biscuits

Now that it’s soup and stew season, a good biscuit recipe is important. Actually, what’s even more important is that it’s an EASY one. Like, whip up in a moment’s notice easy. Which is exactly what I did over the … Continue reading

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Jul 18

Grilled Pattypan Squash

Do you have a local farmers market? It’s one of the best things about this time of year. Fresh farm produce rocks. And what’s great is that you can usually find things that aren’t at the grocery store. Like pattypan … Continue reading

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May 15

Spicy Plantain Chips with Mango Guacamole

Today is day 15! Halfway through Whole30. I have to say, it’s been a lot easier than I thought it would be. And it’s probably because of food like this. Who needs tortilla chips? Not me. Spicy Plantain Chips with … Continue reading

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Apr 8

Perunagratiini – Finnish Scalloped Potatoes (Secret Recipe Club)

I almost posted this Secret Recipe Club post last week! Usually we are assigned to the first Monday of the month, and I made this dish on Easter Sunday, which was the day before I thought the post was due. … Continue reading

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Mar 13

Potato Pancakes

Growing up we spent our summers on the Jersey Shore, specifically in Seaside Park, where my grandparents had a bungalow. It was amazing how we all managed to fit in this little house and never complained about the size of … Continue reading

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Mar 4

Cheddar and Green Chile Cornbread Muffins (Secret Recipe Club)

Well, February sure flew by fast!  It’s the beginning of March and once again, time for the Secret Recipe Club.  I had a few recipes in mind when I first checked out my assignment, Cooking Mimi…Micha has great ones to … Continue reading

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