Category Archives: Side Dish

Thick and Creamy Potato Latkes

Shredded potatoes and onions are fried into crispy little potato pancakes that are crispy on the outside and creamy on the inside.¬†These thick and creamy potato latkes are wonderful to serve for a Hanukkah celebration or as a side dish … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Mac and Cheese

Here’s another one for all you pumpkin fans out there-Pumpkin Mac and Cheese! This seasonal twist on the classic macaroni and cheese is the ultimate comfort food for fall. I swear, pumpkin just makes everything better! ūüėČ Pumpkin, two types … Continue reading

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Butternut Squash Risotto

If you are still looking for that perfect Thanksgiving side dish, look no further!¬†This rich and creamy risotto with butternut squash, sage and pine nuts is an excellent choice.¬†Many people believe that¬†risotto¬†is a time-consuming and labor-intensive dish to prepare. While … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Countdown

I can’t believe that Thanksgiving is next Thursday! Where did the month go? I am very excited for Thanksgiving day, you see this is the first year in which Andrew and I will be hosting Thanksgiving dinner. My parents, brother, … Continue reading

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Homemade Crispy Potato Tots (Tater Tots)

I went to a¬†Sonic Drive In¬†for the first time¬†a few weeks ago and was surprised to see that they served tater tots. I just had to order some, and believe me I enjoyed every last tot. I knew then and … Continue reading

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Baked Applesauce

After years of making applesauce on the stove top, I stumbled across this recipe for baked applesauce and knew I had to give it a try. This recipe couldn’t be easier, just cut, season and bake-that’s it! I never buy … Continue reading

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Grilled Vegetable Couscous with Lemon and Goat Cheese

I can’t believe that we are coming upon Labor Day Weekend. Where did the summer go? ūüė¶ One minute I am super excited for summer break, vacation and moving and now here comes fall! Not that I am complaining too … Continue reading

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Seven Links

There is a fun game going around the food blogging community called the Seven Links Challenge. Over the past few weeks I have had a lot of fun reading so many food bloggers seven links. I was recently tagged by … Continue reading

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Quinoa Stuffed Bell Peppers

Quinoa Stuffed¬†Bell Peppers¬†make a protein-rich vegetarian meal even meat lovers will love. Packed¬†full of healthy vegetables, fiber and protein, this dish is only¬†280 calories a serving.¬†My family just loves¬†quinoa…we can’t get enough of it. So when I saw this recipe … Continue reading

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Ceviche with Mango and Avocado

Delicious tilapia ceviche¬†marinated in spicy citrus juices and served chilled with fresh avocado, mango, and cilantro. While we were traveling in Key West and Grand Cayman this summer we had our fair share of ceviche. I couldn’t wait to recreate … Continue reading

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