Healthy Side Recipes


Oven Roasted Turnip Roots

By Sherri Williams
Who needs potatoes when you got turnip roots. You really need to give these a...

Stuffed Baby Bell Peppers (Egyptian Recipe)

By Hanan Hussein
Most Mediterranean countries have a recipe for stuffed bell peppers. The stuffing in all of them...

Spinach with Garlic

By Lisa Foote
I love fresh cooked spinach. Since it's only my husband and I at home now, one...

Oven-Roasted Asparagus

By Lisa Foote
Roasting vegetables brings out great flavor without adding calories. This is a simple process that can...

ROASTED ASPARAGUS

By Lora DiGs
THIS IS MY FAMILIES FAVORITE VEGETABLE. MY MOM USED TO COOK IT SOOOO MUCH THAT U...

Cucumber & Tomato Salad

By Lorene Lloyd
Perfect salad for cookouts and summer meals. Put that veggie and herb garden to work!!!

SNOW PEAS FLAMBE

By JANET JORDAN
This recipe was adopted, I touched it up a little. Try it I,m sure you will...

Mixed Greens

By Faye Patterson
This is a dead-ringer for the recipe a local restaurant makes. A great side for...

Basil Tomatoes

By Judy Sprague
If at all possible, use fresh, homegrown tomatoes - you'll be in heaven!

New Potato Salad

By Eddie Jordan
This potato salad is good with a few drops of tabasco sauce.

FETTUCCINE PRIMAVERA

By Ellen Bales
This is one of those poor recipes that nobody wanted--I can't imagine why. It sounds so...

Sweet Pork Chop or Loin Casserole

By Pat Duran
I adopted this recipe concept from this site- but, I think I changed it so much...

Spaghetti Squash Casserole

By Tonya Young
I'm always looking for a way to eat squash and this is a great one. It's...

Basil Tomato Salad

By Belinda Ramsey
I LOVE this salad! Not only does it taste yummy... it's extremely EASY!! The best of...

Baked Green Tomatoes

By Faye Patterson
I love fried green tomatoes, so this is my try at lightening it up a bit...

Polish Noodle Casserole

By JANET JORDAN
this would be good on a cold day

Roasted Vegetables with Pasta

By Ina Cobh
This is my go-to picnic recipe. I love it!

Mediterranean Salad

By liz carrier
Light salad with a great Greek flavor...

Stuffed Bell Peppers

By Donna Brown
This is a good way to use an abundant supply of fresh veggies in the summer...
20 Portobello Mushroom Recipes

20 Portobello Mushroom Recipes


The portobello mushroom is one of the most popular varieties of mushrooms in the world. Known as natural cancer-fighters and providing numerous health benefits, so portobellos are a tasty addition to your diet. Whether you are going low-carb, want to partake in Meatless Monday, or are on a plant-based diet, portobellos will become a staple […]

13 Recipes To Make in Your Smoker This Summer

13 Recipes To Make in Your Smoker This Summer


Recently, smokers have risen in popularity. They are an investment, though. So if you own one, it’s worth using it as much as possible. We know it’s good for ribs and a pork roast, but you can light the smoker for other recipes too. From appetizers to the main meal, sides, and desserts, there’s a […]

14 Summer Squash Recipes

14 Summer Squash Recipes


Summer produce is our favorite, especially summer squash! With so many delicious ways to prepare summer squash, it’s a healthy go-to ingredient during these warmer months. Yellow with a fat bottom that gets skinnier towards the neck, it’s very easy to differentiate summer squash from zucchini. No matter how you cut, cook or top it, […]