Side Dishes

Vegetable Fried Rice from

aside Vegetable Fried Rice

I will admit that I love Chinese food….particularly fried rice. And of course, most Chinese restaurants use lots of additives like MSG in their food, which definitely does NOT make my tummy very happy! So […]

Roasted New Potatoes from

standard Roasted New Potatoes

I really love simple side dishes that are easy and quick to make, and yet really satisfying. These roasted new potatoes fit that bill perfectly! Savory and easy to prepare, and yet they taste like […]

Classic Coleslaw from

standard Classic Coleslaw

If you are looking for a quick and simple side dish for dinner, a potluck or picnic, then try this super simple coleslaw recipe! Whip it together in about ten minutes and refrigerate until you […]

Homemade Baked Beans from

standard Homemade Baked Beans

One side dish that is an American classic and that is great year round is baked beans. Unfortunately store and restaurant versions contain caramel coloring (a known cancer causer), MSG and GMO ingredients such as […]

Taco Pasta Salad from

standard Taco Pasta Salad

One of my favorite side dishes/main dishes during the warm summer months are salads of all types. I love the versatility of pasta salads. I love the different flavors that can be added to this […]

Zucchini Pasta from

standard Zucchini Pasta

Over the weekend I bought myself a spiral veggie slicer. I really was intrigued by the possibility of making zucchini pasta and homemade curly fries.  It was delivered today, and I was really excited to […]

standard Super Easy Vegetable Skewers

This is the absolute easiest summer side dish that you can make….and it’s made even better by using garden fresh veggies right from your backyard or the farmer’s market. The beautiful thing about doing these […]