Mexican Pasta Salad

A simply delicious side dish, Mexican Pasta Salad - with black beans, corn, bell pepper, cilantro, tomatoes, and an avocado dressing.

A simply delicious side dish, Mexican Pasta Salad – with black beans, corn, bell pepper, cilantro, tomatoes, and an avocado dressing.  I have a soft spot in my heart for pasta. Well, carbs in general. Carbs are my weakness. More than desserts, even! My favorite kind of carbs are pasta. I didn’t grow up eating pasta… 

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Southwestern Edamame Salad

Welcome spring by making edamame salad! It's a healthy and delicious salad with a southwestern flair, full of beans, corn, tomatoes, cilantro and of course edamame, all tossed in a delicious light dressing.

Welcome spring by making edamame salad! It’s a healthy and delicious salad with a southwestern flair, full of beans, corn, tomatoes, cilantro and of course edamame, all tossed in a delicious light dressing. The weekend before last, I had the opportunity to drive to Arizona in a super cool Mistubishi Outlander and attend the SoFabU… 

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Homemade Biscuits with Cheddar and Rosemary

Easy Homemade Biscuits with Cheddar & Rosemary - the best side dish on the dinner table!

Easy Homemade Biscuits with Cheddar & Rosemary – the best side dish on the dinner table! I was talking with a mom from preschool the other day. We were chatting about babies and pregnancy. You know…all that fun stuff you talk with your mom pals about. 😉 Anyway, she’s darling and so tiny. She told me… 

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Easy Bacon Brussels Sprouts Recipe

Need an easy side dish? This bacon brussels sprouts recipe is the way to go! They're fancy enough to serve as a side dish at a party but quick & easy enough to be added in with a weeknight meal.

Need an easy side dish? This bacon brussels sprouts recipe is the way to go! They’re fancy enough to serve as a side dish at a party but quick & easy enough to be added in with a weeknight meal. If you follow me on Instagram, you know that I got a NEW CAR!!!!!! I know all of those exclamation points… 

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Easy Homemade Cheesy Potatoes Au Gratin

Cheesy Potatoes au Gratin made with a homemade cheese sauce drizzled over thinly sliced potatoes and a layer of onions nestled in the middle. A great Thanksgiving recipe! Plus a full blog hop Thanksgiving menu to help plan your turkey day meal!

Potatoes au Gratin made with a homemade creamy cheese sauce drizzled over thinly sliced potatoes and a layer of onions nestled in the middle. Plus a full blog hop Thanksgiving menu below to help plan your turkey day meal! I can’t believe how quick time is flying by. In only two weeks’ time, it will be… 

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Watermelon Fruit Salad

Watermelon Fruit Salad with cherries, blueberries and a delicious mint-lime dressing. Easy, fresh and the perfect summer side dish!

Watermelon Fruit Salad with cherries, blueberries and a delicious mint-lime dressing. Easy, fresh and the perfect summer side dish! I sort of feel like a cop out, sharing this recipe with you. It’s literally so easy, it’s almost not a recipe. BUT it’s SO GOOD. Like, really, so. good. If you like fresh fruit salads… 

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Baked Zucchini Fries with Ranch Dipping Sauce

Baked Zucchini Fries with yummy ranch dipping sauce - fun and easy side dish that's healthy and delicious!

Baked Zucchini Fries with yummy ranch dipping sauce – fun and easy side dish that’s healthy and delicious! So I apologize for being sort of a lazy blogger lately…but things blew UP this weekend. Friday night, my hubby called me and said his stomach had been hurting all day. Not sure if you remember, but… 

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Easy Potato Salad Recipe {only 4 ingredients!}

Super easy potato salad recipe using only FOUR simple ingredients! Perfect to serve with your next BBQ. Plus it's gluten-free!

Super easy potato salad recipe using only FOUR simple ingredients – side dishes don’t get any easier than that! Perfect to serve with your next BBQ…plus it’s gluten-free! It has been a whirlwind weekend! I was able to attend BlogHer Food Conference this past weekend in Miami, Florida and it was an absolute BLAST. I… 

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