Homemade Broccoli Casserole

This Homemade Broccoli Casserole is a from-scratch version of a childhood classic. A lusciously creamy casserole consisting of homemade cream of mushroom soup, Swiss cheese, sautéed fresh broccoli, onions and garlic topped with butter toasted, hand-torn pieces of sourdough bread. Serves 8+.…

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Old Fashioned Mashed Potatoes

Classic creamy Old Fashioned Mashed Potatoes are a family favorite in our house. Cooked russet potatoes are blended with half and half, butter and seasoned simply with salt and freshly ground black pepper. A mashed potato recipe that’s special enough for your…

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Seasoned Steak Fries

Homemade Seasoned Steak Fries are so simple and delicious! Russet potatoes cut into wedges, seasoned and baked until crispy. Perfect with burgers or cover with chili and cheese. Serves 4. Who doesn’t love french fries? If I had to pick my favorite…

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Warm Butternut Kale Quinoa Salad

This Butternut Kale Quinoa Salad is delicious, healthy and wholesome. Roasted spiced butternut squash and warm cooked quinoa is tossed with kale, slightly wilting it, before tossing with toasted pepitas, dried cranberries, golden raisins and cider dijon dressing. Serves 6 to 8.…

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Crunchy Cashew Thai Quinoa Salad

Cashew Thai Quinoa Salad is a deliciously light, fresh and healthy salad. Cooked quinoa, lots of colorful and crunchy vegetables and cashews are tossed in a simple ginger peanut dressing. This recipe serves 6. Craving a healthy, colorful, crunchy and most importantly…

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Thai Carrot Slaw

This quick Thai Carrot Slaw is simple, fresh and flavorful. Julienned carrots, green onions, thai basil and cilantro are tossed in a slightly sweet and spicy dressing consisting of lime juice, chili garlic paste and fish sauce. A delicious side to your…

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Grilled Baby Bok Choy with Ginger Chili Sauce

In this. recipe for Grilled Baby Bok Choy recipe, fresh baby bok choy gets grilled and drizzled with a super easy ginger chili sauce. Serve as a light and healthy side to grilled chicken, beef or seafood. Yields 3 to 6 servings.…

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Classic Coleslaw Recipe with Homemade Dressing

This Classic Coleslaw Recipe is completely homemade and so easy to throw together! Shredded green cabbage and carrots are tossed with a simple homemade creamy coleslaw dressing. Serves 12 depending. I’ve posted a few slaws on this blog over the years, but…

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Berry Caprese Salad

Berry Caprese Salad is stunning, festive and a fun take on a classic! Peppery arugula, herbs are lightly dressed and topped with berries, mozzarella and drizzled with balsamic glaze. Serves 4 to 8+ depending. I could eat caprese everything all summer long.…

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Cowboy Caviar

Cowboy Caviar is a healthy, colorful and addictive bean and corn salad and chip dip! Beans are combined with tomatoes, bell peppers, jalapeño, charred sweet corn, red onion and cilantro and tossed in a flavorful chili lime vinaigrette. Serve with tortilla chips…

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