Sautéed Kale

This is really a no recipe recipe. Kale is one of my favorite green vegetables and this is a quick and easy way to prepare it. I have some other recipes coming in the next couple of months that use … [Read more...]

Parmesan Herb Orzo

Parmesan Herb Orzo is yet another quick and easy side dish. Orzo is a pasta that is similar in shape and size to rice. You might have to search a bit to find it on the shelf. My local stores that … [Read more...]

Broccoli and Cheese Pie

This broccoli and cheese pie is a fairly versatile dish. You can serve it as a meatless main dish or as a side with say some Italian grilled chicken breasts. The basic recipe comes from Better Crocker … [Read more...]

Garlic and Herb Smashed Potatoes

I’ve mentioned my side dish issues before. I’m in an even worse rut when it comes to starchy sides. I’m the only one who really likes rice or most pasta side dishes so I make a lot of plain Jane … [Read more...]

Corn, Onion, and Pepper Sauté

Corn, onion, and pepper sauté  is a great way to fancy up frozen corn. I don’t know about you but side dishes are the bane of my supper time existence.  I’m not a big fan of complicated side … [Read more...]

Classic Potato Salad

This is potato salad recipe number three here and that fact that it is the third is fitting. I had to make this three times before I was able to finally get pictures for the blog. The first time I … [Read more...]

Butter Garlic Green Beans

Fresh green beans were on sale recently and I was looking for something other than the usual cook in the slow cooker with bacon and potatoes way I make them. Everyone in my family raved about these … [Read more...]