Israeli Couscous with Dates and Almonds

It's getting to be that time of year for lots of grilling and gatherings with neighbors and friends. As the day light hours are longer and the weather is getting warmer we're finding ourselves staying outside till the last possible moment before dinner. This leaves me with very little time to get dinner on the [...]

By | 2018-06-01T09:37:54+00:00 March 24th, 2015|Sides|9 Comments

Southern-Style Baked Beans

This side dish screams summertime. In fact I have had these pictures saved for months and months just so I could write this post and publish it at just the right time. This is not a recipe that should be put aside and forgotten. Now that memorial day has come and gone in my book that means [...]

By | 2018-06-01T09:38:17+00:00 June 2nd, 2014|Dairy & Soy Free Sides, Food, Sides|0 Comments

Lighter Southern Style Deviled Eggs

It's time for April's recipe redux challenge. This months theme is: Treasured Cookware – Share a story of classic cookware – and a healthy recipe to go with it. Some of us will be celebrating Mother’s Day next month (May 11,) but it’s more than once a year that many of us cook with a pan, [...]

By | 2018-06-01T09:38:30+00:00 April 21st, 2014|Recipe ReDux, Sides|4 Comments

Slow Cooker Wild Rice with Cranberries

It is easy to run out of cooking space with so many other dishes making an appearance at our Thanksgiving meal. This simple crock pot dish is easy to prepare and can be set to the side to cook on its own making it a great addition to any Turkey Day table. This wild rice dish is full [...]

By | 2018-06-01T09:38:35+00:00 November 18th, 2013|Crock-Pot, Food, Sides|0 Comments

Spinach Salad

A traditional spinach salad with bacon, hard-cooked eggs, and onions. Such a classic and ever so satisfying. My mom got this recipe from one of her friends years ago and she has been making it ever since. It is requested at many family functions and a true crowd pleaser. This salad is packed with flavor [...]

By | 2018-06-01T09:38:36+00:00 October 30th, 2013|Dairy & Soy Free Sides, Food, Salads, Sides|0 Comments