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Perfect Party Mashed Potatoes

Perfect Party Mashed Potatoes

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Posted: November 2, 2010

So, how many times have you found yourself racing around the kitchen trying to get the mashed potatoes on your Thanksgiving table? Every year it seems to be a struggle to boil, mash and keep […]

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Sesame Asparagus

Sesame Asparagus

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Posted: October 21, 2010

With all the Asian influenced main courses I have in my recipe arsenal, this easy and delicious side dish will fit the bill perfectly. Did I mention it was really easy? A little asparagus, garlic, […]

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Trio of Roasted Potatoes

Trio of Roasted Potatoes

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Posted: August 12, 2010

You can do the Mashed Potato or you could do the twist or you can roast ’em like this! Well, I absolutely adore roasted yams.  These roasted potatoes are terrific with turkey or any other […]

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Corn, Tomato and Avocado Salad with Cilantro Vinaigrette

Corn, Tomato and Avocado Salad with Cilantro Vinaigrette

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Posted: July 12, 2010

The textures in this delightful summer salad range from crunchy to creamy.  Then you have all that flavor going on.  The sweet corn and grape tomatoes and the bright refreshing flavor of the cilantro and […]

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Potato and Corn Salad with Bacon, Blue Cheese and Sherry Vinaigrette

Potato and Corn Salad with Bacon, Blue Cheese and Sherry Vinaigrette

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Posted: July 1, 2010

  This is such a delicious side dish, especially for the fourth of July.  This gourmet style potato salad will be the star of the BBQ.  So steer clear of the ubiquitous mayo laden potato […]

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Roasted Asparagus with Garlic Dressing

Roasted Asparagus with Garlic Dressing

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Posted: May 11, 2010

Warm, room temperature or even cold, these are delicious.  The dressing is nice and light with just enough sweetness to offset the spiciness of the garlic. I loved these. Yes, loved them.  I know that […]

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Tomato-Mozzarella Salad with Pesto

Tomato-Mozzarella Salad with Pesto

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Posted: April 27, 2010

  If this isn’t the perfect summer salad, then I don’t know what is.  During the summer months there always seems to be an extra surplus of delicious, homegrown tomatoes.  I love it when someone […]

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Wild Rice, Barley and Mushroom Salad with Cranberries and Pecans

Wild Rice, Barley and Mushroom Salad with Cranberries and Pecans

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Posted: March 11, 2010

It may not sound like this salad/side dish has a lot of flavor, but it packs a punch with all its textures and flavors.  The barley, wild rice and cranberries are chewy paired with the […]

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