Sides & Salads

Winter Citrus Salad with Avocado and Pomegranate

Winter Citrus Salad with Avocado and Pomegranate

A year ago, I published this winter citrus salad recipe. Now, with the re-brand and a better camera, I decided to re-vamp this recipe. Not much has changed so I’m not even sure re-vamp is the right term, other than I swapped out goat cheese […]

Garlic Parmesan Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Blackberry Balsamic Reduction

Garlic Parmesan Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Blackberry Balsamic Reduction

It has taken me 23 years to try brussels sprouts, and I’m not too sure what I was thinking. I’m obsessed, I couldn’t stop snacking on this entire pan of garlic parmesan roasted brussels sprouts. Not to mention that this blackberry balsamic reduction was so […]

Honey Garlic Sriracha Roasted Carrots

Honey Garlic Sriracha Roasted Carrots

Personally, I love roasted carrots, and think they are a great side dish for Thanksgiving. These honey garlic sriracha roasted carrots bring together the perfect combo of savory and sweet. Carrots are a sweeter vegetable. The honey pairs nicely with the sweet aspect of it, […]

Thanksgiving Dinner Salad with Butternut Squash

Thanksgiving Dinner Salad with Butternut Squash

This roasted butternut squash Thanksgiving dinner salad seriously needs to be on your Thanksgiving menu. That, or you need to make it like right now, or today, and then also add it onto your Thanksgiving dinner menu. Squash, any type, and asparagus are two of […]

Grilled Butternut Squash Salad

Grilled Butternut Squash Salad

This salad I think is my new go to summer salad. For two main reasons… It has 4 ingredients- like could it get anymore simple? Goat cheese- cause, I mean, goat cheese… Also, who knew that pickling red onions was so easy? Honestly, I feel […]

Lemon, Garlic and Rosemary Asparagus

Lemon, Garlic and Rosemary Asparagus

Last night, we had phenomenal steak for dinner. My dad fired up the grill and cooked two T-Bone steaks to perfection. When thinking of what I could make for a side, I realized that it is the start of asparagus season. Helllllllllo lemon garlic and […]

Thai Steak Salad with Peanut Butter Sriracha Dressing

Thai Steak Salad with Peanut Butter Sriracha Dressing

Is there anything peanut butter cannot pair well with? I am starting to think the answer is no. Ok, I guess I’m not really starting to think that cause there are probably gross pairings, but STILL. So. Many. Good. Pairings. Peanut butter & banana, peanut […]

Jalapeno Cranberry Sauce

Jalapeno Cranberry Sauce

I love the classic cranberry sauce on Thanksgiving. Cranberry goes great with many, many things. What I love more than the classic cranberry sauce, is classic recipes with a twist. This one has a spicy twist, and it is delicious. You can eat it simply […]

Fall Fruit salad

Fall Fruit salad

This time of the year is the best for TV shows, I love all of the holiday specials. Modern Family always has a great episode. Not to mention the winter finale’s of Shondaland’s shows!? Say whaaaaaa? Ugh so much good TV out there. That makes […]

Roasted Butternut Squash

Roasted Butternut Squash

This weekend consisted of sooooo much cooking and baking, I loved it! Well, most of it. I didn’t leave myself enough time to make a funfetti cake for my Great Uncle’s 90th birthday. It tasted great, but looked absolutely terrible. Big shout out to my […]