Sides

then top with your bread crumb mixture.  Bake and the top will turn a beautiful golden brown.  It almost seems like it could be healthy, but it's not!

Zucchini and Caramelized Onion Gratin

I just can’t wait to bake this little side dish for my Thanksgiving dinner.  I made this ahead of time and popped it into the freezer.  I will take it out of the freezer two […]

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Heirloom Tomatoes with Corn and Basil

Heirloom Tomatoes with Corn and Basil

Serves: 4-6

Time: 30 minutes

Difficulty: Easy

I think I’m obsessed with tomato and corn salads right now… and when my friend, Valerie, took me to her Tuesday night farmer’s market I knew I had to make just one more.  I bought […]

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Skillet Green Beans with Orange Essence and Toasted Maple Pecans

Skillet Green Beans with Orange Essence and Toasted Maple Pecans

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Posted: November 27, 2013

These green beans are my all time, most favorite side dish…ever.  They are perfect for any special occasion, your holiday meals and easy enough for your weeknight dinners, too.  The maple pecans make these beans […]

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Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Bacon and Caramelized Onions

Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Bacon and Caramelized Onions

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Posted: January 10, 2013

You HAVE TO TRY this recipe.  I do not even like Brussels Sprouts and I devoured the E.N.T.I.R.E. pan of these delicious little morsels. Of course, anything with bacon always takes it to the next […]

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Orange & Cranberry Quinoa with Chicken

Orange & Cranberry Quinoa with Chicken

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Posted: December 29, 2012

This was one heck of a busy holiday season for me.  Not only was I busy but I also over indulged in all the holiday foods.  I kind of have a food hangover!  Not fun. […]

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Sweet Potato Casserole with Struesel Topping

Sweet Potato Casserole with Struesel Topping

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Posted: November 12, 2012

Here’s a great little side dish that is perfect for the Thanksgiving buffet table.  It is deliciously sweet, easy, and can be made a day in advance. I get really confused on what is a […]

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Coleslaw with Apples and Cranberries

Coleslaw with Apples and Cranberries

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Posted: May 6, 2012

Here is an easy and tasty side dish to serve at your next BBQ.  I love the sweetness of the dressing and cranberries, tang of the Granny Smith apples and crunch of the cabbage. By […]

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Bacon, Leek and Gruyere Potatoes Au Gratin

Bacon, Leek and Gruyere Potatoes Au Gratin

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Posted: December 20, 2011

These potatoes are the most amazing potatoes I have EVER tasted.  You know they are good when you dream about them all night and eat them for breakfast the next morning…cold! The textures just blend […]

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Delicious and Easy Roasted Carrots

Delicious and Easy Roasted Carrots

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Posted: February 3, 2011

Side dishes have always been somewhat of an enigma to me.  I have a very limited rotation that get to accompany my meals.  Sometimes I just don’t even serve one.  Shh!  Don’t tell anyone. So […]

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Skinny Maple-Pecan Sweet Potatoes

Skinny Maple-Pecan Sweet Potatoes

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Posted: November 15, 2010

Not only is this a delicious and easy side dish for the upcoming holidays; but easy enough for a healthy week night side, too. This delicious side would pair well with chicken, pork and even […]

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