Side Recipes

Memorable sides can make the meal... or even become a meal in themselves. Dig into these scrumptious sides: vegetables, casseroles, risottos, beans and more!

A bowl of My Husband's Favorite Zucchini Recipe.

My Husband's Favorite Zucchini Recipe

I asked my husband if there was anything he wanted me to post. He said ...

These Roasted Sweet Potatoes are so tasty and easy. They are made with common pantry ingredients and savory spices like cumin, paprika, and just a touch of cayenne pepper.

Roasted Sweet Potatoes

These Roasted Sweet Potatoes are so tasty and easy. They are made with common pantry ...

A bowl of Juet.


Juet is pronounced like "foot" but with a "J". My great-grandmother brought this recipe from Belgium ...

Really Easy Roasted Cauliflower

Really Easy Roasted Cauliflower

This really easy cauliflower recipe is fast to prep and easy to cook. It's versatile ...

Delicious sautéed bok choy


Healthy, fast to make and a delicious change from your “every day” vegetables, this is ...

So yummy

Side Essentials: Spiced Up Buggs Bunny Salad

This is an easy salad to put together… the hardest part is shredding the carrots. ...

Cauliflower florets cut nice and neat.


This method is quick and neat! It's a great way to have florets without the ...

Grilled Vegetables With Goat Cheese and Balsamic Glaze.

Grilled Vegetables with Goat Cheese and Balsamic Glaze

My mom and grandmother would make this when they had leftover veggies that they couldn't ...

Kugelis ready to be sliced.


My great-grandparents immigrated from Lithuania in the early 20th century and brought with them this ...

Speedy Steamed Broccoli

Our favorite fast food restaurant serves steamed broccoli as a choice instead of fries. However, ...

A bowl of Spanish Rice.

Spanish Rice

This is how we Mexicans from California make our rice. We call it Spanish rice, ...

Brussel sprouts and bacon with sugar free maple balsamic glaze.

Sugar Free Maple & Balsamic Glazed Brussel Sprouts

Living a Keto lifestyle now means we make small changes to our favorite recipes. This ...

Hominy casserole, warm and delicious!  A perfect blend of flavors!

Los Alamos National Laboratory Hominy Casserole

All the right textures and ingredients that just sit right with each other. Not ...

Broccoli with Whole Grain Mustard Butter

Use your favorite whole grain mustard. I used Dirty Bastard whole grain mustard.

On the table in less than 15 minutes, these low-carb and keto-friendly Garlic Butter Mushrooms packed with savory flavor are so tasty and easy making them the perfect appetizer, side, or topping for so many dishes.

Garlic Butter Mushrooms

Quick and Easy Garlic Butter Mushrooms with fresh garlic, rosemary, and thyme make the perfect ...

Shrimp Pasta Salad ready to serve.

Shrimp Pasta Salad

My girls love this. I make it with leftover steamed shrimp.

Bacon Mushroom Noodle Casserole ready to serve.

Bacon Mushroom Noodle Casserole

I am always in the mood for some comfort food. And for me, that includes ...

Grandma's Cranberry Salad ready to be served.

Grandma's Cranberry Salad

I grew up with my grandmother and mom making this every year for the holidays. ...

Roasted Seasoned Potato Wedges

My family loves these, with or without the sauce. Garnish with chopped herbs or bacon ...

 Baked Mexican style rice.

Baked Mexican style rice

I have a bad habit of burning my rice on the stove, so found a ...