31 results for tag: Sides

Quick & Easy Chickpea Salad

This is such a wonderful salad.  It is perfect for a quick lunch or a unique side dish.  It is simple and easy to make, and is packed full of nutrients and protein.  This would be a great addition to any meal. Ingredients: 3 cups chickpeas, drained (2 cans) 1/2 small red onion, finely chopped 1 red ... More

Bestemor’s Creamy Cauliflower

Every year I get to visit Norway, and one of the highlights is cooking with my grandma.  Today she is showing us how to make a wonderful creamy cauliflower dish.  This is definitely a family favorite.  It is so creamy and delicious that we usually have to make a boatload to feed the family.   Ingredien... More

Bestemor’s Amazingly Healthy Strawberry Jam

I am in Norway visiting my grandma, and as usual she has stocked up on several jars of strawberry and blueberry jams.  This is always wise, as we love this jam and eat more than our share on bread while we are here.  I asked grandma to show us how she makes this jam.  It is super easy, wonderful, and healthy.  She sweetens ... More

Roasted Cabbage Steaks (GF & Vegan)

A few weeks ago my Uncle and Aunt came for a visit to New Hampshire.  It is always a treat to see them.  This time Uncle Tom told me about these amazing cabbage streaks that he makes, and of course I had to try them for myself.  He was right, they are absolutely delicious.  Thank you, Uncle Tom! Ingredients: 1 medium size ... More

Spectacular Corn & Zucchini Summer Skillet

This Zucchini and Corn skillet is a spectacular summer recipe, quick and easy to make, packed with nutrients and flavor, and a dish your family will ask for time and time again. Ingredients: 1 tablespoon olive oil 1/2 cup onion, chopped 2 garlic cloves, minced 1 zucchini, chopped 3 ears of corn on the cob 1 ... More

Creamy Italian Dressing

Today I am making a quick and easy salad dressing.  On a hot summer day, there is almost nothing that rivals a fresh green salad.   And with this Creamy Italian Dressing, a simple salad becomes a delicious treat. Ingredients: 3/4 cup water 2/3 cup soaked cashews (cashews soaked overnight) 4 teaspoon lemon juice 1 ... More

Roasted Pesto Broccoli

Today I am going to show you a fun and delicious way to serve broccoli.  These pesto dipped broccoli florets are so tasty, they always disappear within minutes at our house.  It is the time of year that basil is plenty full, and making your own fresh pesto takes this dish to another level.  There is something about ... More

Summer Squash Noodles

I am so excited about today’s recipe.  This summer squash noodle dish is perfect for this time of year, and it is rather fun and quick to make.  It incorporates several healthy vegetables, but the best part of all, it is absolutely delicious. Ingredients: 1 cup fresh cherry tomatoes, halved 1 cup fresh ... More