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

Dinner · Sides

Tuna Noodle Casserole

Tuna Noodle Casserole When It comes to classic dishes, you can not beat the ever-loved Tuna Noodle Casserole. It is timeless and a truly classic dish. Every family has their own spin on this dish and they are all equally delicious. Today, I will share with you how we make this family favorite. Let's get… Continue reading Tuna Noodle Casserole


Risotto With Peas And Bacon

Creamy Risotto With Peas And Bacon This delicious and easy risotto is one of our favorite side dishes. You can serve this as a side for a family dinner or an elegant date night dinner. Whatever the case may be, you will not regret making this side dish. It is so good and it is… Continue reading Risotto With Peas And Bacon

Lunch · Sides

Mediterranean Pasta Salad

Mediterranean Pasta Salad With Grilled Chicken As we gear up for the spring and summer we always seem to be on the hunt for those light dishes or meals... Well, this Mediterranean Pasta Salad is light but so delicious. It is easy to put together and makes for a great side dish for all of… Continue reading Mediterranean Pasta Salad

Dinner · Sides

Pasta With Pesto Cream Sauce

This easy side dish is perfect for grilled chicken or any of your BBQ dishes during the spring/summer. It is so easy to put together and super affordable. I love whipping up great meals or side dishes straight out of the pantry without making 2 or 3 trips to the grocery store for certain items.… Continue reading Pasta With Pesto Cream Sauce


Crockpot Barley With Currants And Pine Nuts

Crockpot Barley With Currants And Pine Nuts (served with grilled chicken) We all love some delicious crockpot meals, but we often forget that we can make a lot of different things besides just the main dish in the slowcooker. Take this "Barley With Currants And Pine Nuts" for example. It is so easy and delicious… Continue reading Crockpot Barley With Currants And Pine Nuts


Instant Pot Turmeric Rice

This is the easiest and tastiest Turmeric rice. It is all done in the instant pot so it is a no-hassle side dish. Minimal dishes to clean and goes great with any Indian dish. I love to serve this with my Tandoori Chicken, but it pairs well with any Indian dish. INGREDIENTS: 1 tbsp neutral… Continue reading Instant Pot Turmeric Rice


Macaroni Pasta Salad

Macaroni Salad When it comes to spring and summertime dishes, we all know and love pasta dishes. This is one of our favorites to have either as a side dish or as a lunch. It is so good and super simple to make. I know everyone has their own way of making this dish in… Continue reading Macaroni Pasta Salad