Category Archives: Side

Parmesan-Crusted Butternut Squash

This is a really simple side-dish that comes across as a lot more fancy that it is. Get your hands on pre-diced squash and fresh grated Parmesan and you can cut the prep time to practically nothing. [Prep: 10min / … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Sides: Sweet Potato Casserole

We were always more of a mashed potatoes and gravy family, so I’ve actually never had sweet potato casserole before. Which was kind of great, because that meant I got to play with a couple recipes before the big day! … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Sides: Stuffing Base

For those loyal friends and followers who were around this time last year, you might remember that Thanksgiving- glorious eating day that it is -is not really my favorite meal. I think it’s all that starch. It just freaks me … Continue reading

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Zesty Cole Slaw

Is cole slaw salad? Well, it wouldn’t be very Texan of me to have a salad month- or to close-out the summer -without a cole slaw recipe. This is my personal favorite. For the sake of making it a full … Continue reading

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Rice Salad

Served cold, this fresh “rice salad” will give a little kick to your meal. [Prep: 15 min + Chilling / Cook: –] Ingredients – 2 cups cooked/left-over whole grain or wild rice – 1 can (8-10oz) chickpeas – 1/2 cup … Continue reading

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