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Mashed Potatoes

Mashed Potatoes

Mashed potatoes are a classic side dish; they’re a staple for sure on your holiday table and comfort food at its best! They’re pretty easy to make too, and in this recipe you’ll find simple tips to make the best mashed potatoes!

Broccoli Cheese Casserole

Broccoli Cheese Casserole

This broccoli cheese casserole is easy to make and perfect for Sunday dinner or a holiday feast. We use, a simple, steam-in-the-bag broccoli and pair it with a homemade cheese sauce. Then, it’s topped with buttery breadcrumbs and baked until golden and bubbly.

Sausage & Butternut Squash Skillet

Sausage & Butternut Squash Skillet

In this Fall inspired dish, savory sausage pairs beautifully with butternut squash and sweet apples. This is a great dinner or side dish to enjoy when the air starts to turn a little chilly and Fall is just around the corner. Serve the sausage butternut […]

Cucumber Tomato Salad

Cucumber Tomato Salad

Simply refreshing is the perfect way to describe this cucumber tomato salad. Just a few ingredients come together beautifully to make the perfect side dish for summer. As a bonus, there’s no cooking involved, which is great when it’s 110 degrees outside. This recipe yields about 4 […]

Roasted Broccoli

Roasted Broccoli

This roasted broccoli is a really easy side dish. It’s made with just a handful of ingredients, and the only indulgent one is Parmesan cheese. It’s so good; my teenage son actually ate it. Which is amazing since his default response to broccoli is “I […]

Roasted Asparagus

Roasted Asparagus

This Roasted Asparagus makes a delicious, easy-to-make side dish. In this recipe, asparagus is lightly brushed with olive oil, seasoned with salt and black pepper and roasted. We serve the asparagus with a cheese sauce (mornay) and crunchy breadcrumbs. Both of which come together quickly […]

Mushroom Rice Pilaf

Mushroom Rice Pilaf

If you are looking for a nice rice side dish, this mushroom rice pilaf is just the thing. Long grain white rice, wild rice and sautéed mushrooms combine to make a delicious side dish. Pair this rice pilaf with chicken, fish, or pork chops, add a side of steamed veggies and you’ll have a wonderful meal worthy of a special occasion.

Mashed Sweet Potatoes

Mashed Sweet Potatoes

Side dishes don’t get any easier than these mashed sweet potatoes. This recipe combines just five ingredients to make a delicious side dish that is worthy of Sunday dinner. Fluffy sweet potatoes are sweetened with a little sprinkle of brown sugar. Don’t feel too guilty about that […]

Homemade Garlic Bread

Homemade Garlic Bread

You know that hypothetical, “If you’re stranded on a desert island, what one food would you want with you”? For me, it’s garlic bread. This easy-to-make, homemade garlic bread makes a wonderful side to a soup, or a quick pasta dinner. As a bonus, you probably […]

Grilled Corn

Grilled Corn

Grilled corn is a summer essential. It’s bountiful too, which means it’s cheap and it’s everywhere! Perfect for that barbeque party you’re hosting this year. Here we grill the corn in their husks, then dress them up with crema, chili powder, cheese, and fresh chopped […]