Dinner · Lunch · Sides

Wheat Berry Salad With Roasted Vegetables And A Lemon Vinaigrette

Wheatberry Salad With Roasted Vegetables And A Lemon Vinaigrette This is a delicious salad to have as a side dish or just on its own. To be quite honest it does take a while to cook the wheat berries for this recipe but it is so worth it. It is a light and filling dish… Continue reading Wheat Berry Salad With Roasted Vegetables And A Lemon Vinaigrette

Breakfast · Sides

Hashbrown Casserole

Hashbrown Casserole This recipe for hashbrown casserole is an excellent recipe for get-togethers, family gatherings, special occasions, or Sunday breakfasts. I like to grate the potatoes the night before and let them soak overnight in a large bowl of water covered in the fridge. This recipe is so easy to make and it is absolutely… Continue reading Hashbrown Casserole


Corn Casserole

Corn Casserole I think this is one of my favorite side dishes. It is so easy to put together and it is so good. My mother used to make something similar when I was younger and I have her recipe for it, however, I wanted to create my own version. Her recipe required shucking fresh… Continue reading Corn Casserole


Fermented Cabbage (Sour Kraut)

Fermented Cabbage is so easy to make and it is so good for you. It has a lot of probiotics that are beneficial to your gut microbiome. It also has Vitamin K2 which is also known for its health benefits. Some studies suggest that it may strengthen your immune system, improve your digestion, reduce your… Continue reading Fermented Cabbage (Sour Kraut)


Cole Slaw

We all have our favorite ways to make our Cole Slaw, which are all delicious. This recipe for Cole Slaw is how I like to make it. It is super easy and only gets better as it sits. This is a mayo-based slaw but it is so good and great for summertime BBQs, Family get-togethers,… Continue reading Cole Slaw

Dinner · Sides

Risotto With Asparagus And Peas

Risotto With Asparagus And Peas I love Risotto because it is such an easy main dish or side dish. You can add a protein to it such as grilled or baked chicken and it makes a delicious dinner or you can leave out the protein and have it as a side dish. Either way, it… Continue reading Risotto With Asparagus And Peas


Israeli Salad

This is a very simple yet delicious side dish. It pairs well with any Mediterranean dish. When I make this, I typically put it on everything. It adds such a wonderful flavor to any dish or meal. Keep this in an airtight container in the fridge for up to 4 to 5 days. INGREDIENTS: 3… Continue reading Israeli Salad

Sauces And dips · Sides

Frijoles De Olla (Beans In A Pot) Recipe For Refried Beans

This is my take on refried beans. They are not hard to make but a bit time-consuming. I find it well worth the wait for good refried beans. This is a far cry from the canned stuff; it tastes 1000 times better. Although time-consuming it is effortless to make. Not many ingredients and if you… Continue reading Frijoles De Olla (Beans In A Pot) Recipe For Refried Beans


Instant Pot Garlic Parm Rice

I love cooking things in my instant pot. It is convenient, easy, and quick. I highly recommend one if you do not have an instant pot yet. You will thank me later. lol. It is just as easy as a slow cooker. Anyway.. silliness aside... let me share with you a super easy and delicious… Continue reading Instant Pot Garlic Parm Rice


Whipped Cream Corn Salad

Whipped Cream Corn Salad, 1958 Texas Hash, And A Simple Side Salad With Pickled Onions And Cilantro Lime Dressing If you are looking for a super easy and quite tasty side for all of your summer meals then this corn salad is for you. It is served chilled which makes for the perfect light and… Continue reading Whipped Cream Corn Salad