Homemade Cauliflower Nuggets

Homemade Cauliflower Nuggets

Homemade Cauliflower Nuggets are absolutely scrumptious!  They taste GREAT and can be served as a snack, appetizer or side dish.  They are kid-tested and kid-approved. Homemade Cauliflower Nuggets Have you been wanting to try homemade cauliflower nuggets?  Check out this easy to make, I mean bake, recipe that the entire family will love!  We actually like these crispy bites served … Read More

Make Ahead Cranberry Orange Sauce for Easy Entertaining

Make Ahead Cranberry Orange Sauce Recipe

I have and admission to make.  I am not a gravy girl.  I actually enjoy eating different toppings on my turkey and one of my favorites is my Cranberry Orange Sauce recipe.  YUM! I make my Cranberry Orange Sauce with honey.  The combination of honey, cinnamon and vanilla cooked together with cranberries and oranges make it sweet and tangy all … Read More

Homemade Mashed Potatoes Recipe for Thanksgiving

Homemade Mashed Potatoes Recipe

Are you looking for a new Homemade Mashed Potatoes Recipe this holiday season?  Or, any season?  Check out this combination of sweet potatoes and white potatoes.  They are a dynamic duo of flavor.  It’s not a quick recipe, but it’s an easy recipe.   You can simply serve these as mashed potatoes, which does cut the time indicated below in the … Read More

How to Roast Vegetables in the Shape of a Turkey

How to Roast Vegetables in the Shape of a Turkey

Are you ready to learn How to Roast Vegetables in the form of a turkey?  If the answer is yes, you have landed on the right page.  Roasted vegetables are the bomb!  They are the perfect tasty side dish because they burst with flavor once they’re finished roasting if seasoned correctly.  I have discovered that roasting vegetables can actually make … Read More

Corn Salad with Lots of Veggies in the Mix is the Perfect Side

Corn Salad with Veggies and Homemade Dressing

This Corn Salad recipe with my homemade dressing is one of our favorite salads and side dishes! Not only does this recipe make the dinner table, it’s often a share at picnics and parties. And, the left-overs are often in the lunchbox with my crew = awesome dose of extra veggies. Corn Salad by Jodie Fitz Let the corn thaw … Read More

Summer Picnics Made Easy with Grilled Chicken & Orzo Salad

Grilled Chicken & Orzo Salad

  Whether you are picnicking trackside or in the backyard, this grilled chicken recipe is certain to be a hit with friends and family.  It’s delicious right off the grill or packed in a cooler. A friend actually shared this grilled chicken marinade recipe with me years ago & I have tweaked it throughout the years. It’s a big hit … Read More

Mouthwatering Colorful Corn & Bean Veggie Salad Combo

I have been starting to share some of my favorite salad combos at the site!  I always make one H-U-G-E bowl of salad once a week for us to eat off of.  We eat it as a side dish (sometimes a main dish) and we L-O-V-E leftovers for lunches.  It’s really all about what’s in the mix & the layers … Read More

Side Dish Bites with Oven Roasted Broccoli

Oven Roasted Broccoli

Yummmmmmmmm… I love grilled veggies in the summer & oven roasted veggies during the colder temps. This week it was all about oven roasted broccoli and it was total delish on a dish! In fact, I L-O-V-E noshing on the leftovers. The kick of flavor comes in the red pepper flakes, so depending on your family’s taste buds, you can … Read More