Category: Side Dish

BLT Salad - This is the perfect side salad for a BBQ for party! And the creamy ranch dressing is so tasty! |

BLT Pasta Salad

I’m so excited to share this salad with you guys today! This BLT Pasta Salad is generally classified as a summer salad, but I’m not going to lie, I eat it all year long! The bacon, lettuce, tomato mixed in with the bowtie noodles and lettuce topped with the amazing creamy ranch dressing is pure […]

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Strawberry Spinach Salad - this is generally crowd favorite and so pretty to look at! |

Summertime screams simple salads to me! This Strawberry Spinach Salad is one my mom makes all the time for family events and when summer rolls around I always crave it! It’s the perfect side dish to almost any dinner! Plus, it’s so pretty and is such a statement on the table.

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Chicken Bowtie Pasta Salad - this salad has such great textures and is loved by most everyone! From!

This Chicken Bowtie Pasta Salad is not only one of MY families favorite salads, but also my extended families. So, I make this at least once a month and it is almost always at family gatherings! It’s so easy and beyond delicious! My favorite thing to do is make a giant bowl to serve with dinner on Sunday, and then I eat the leftovers for lunch the next few days!

Chicken Cabbage Ramen Salad |

This Chicken Cabbage Ramen Salad literally makes my life better! This is a salad that I grew up eating, but then as an adult I added in the apples! It makes an appearance at all holidays and at least once a month for Sunday dinner! I will even make this salad and then just eat on […]

Grilled Corn w/ Garlic & Ginger Soy Sauce - perfect for BBQ season! From!

BBQ season is here! WOOHOO! We love to cook and eat outside as much as possible in the Spring, before the weather gets too hot! And grilling corn is one of my favorites! Last year I shared my Mexican Grilled Corn on the Cob, so today I thought I would share my Grilled Corn with a […]

Cilantro-Lime Coconut Rice from

The #1 side served in our house is hands down rice! All kinds of flavored rices, sticky rice, brown rice, jasmine rice, etc! We just love rice! So, today I thought I’d share with you one of my favorites – Cilantro Lime Coconut Rice! It’s flavor is killer good! I love to pair this recipe […]

Here are some great side suggestions for Thanksgiving or Christmas Dinner!

It is ALMOST Thanksgiving time! It’s such a wonderful time! Going to the Pumpkin Patch, eating donuts and cider slushes, and preparing the Great Feast! Today I have rounded up the Top 25 Thanksgiving Side Dishes that will be sure to make you drool and add to your Holiday Menu! Traditional Green Bean Casserole at Over […]

Easy Bean Dip - this makes an awesome party food or appetizer! Super easy to throw together too! |

Easy Bean Dip

This is easily one of my families favorite appetizers! This super EASY bean dip only takes like 10 minutes to throw together and everyone loves it!  My sister, Jamie, is the one that introduced us to the dip a few years ago and it is at all our holiday parties! And to be honest, I am […]

I’m always looking to try new healthy meals and last week I picked up some fresh asparagus at my local Farmer’s Market.  I thought I’d whip up a quick and delicious pasta salad with the crunchy asparagus, lemon juice, pecans, and green onions. It was absolutely refreshing and filling! I’m sharing the easy and quick […]

It’s summertime! Which means BBQ’s, watermelon….and PASTA SALAD! The recipe I am sharing today makes a wonderful cool pasta salad to add to any BBQ! The blend of tomatoes and zucchini is balanced with the tanginess of the feta cheese. The addition of grilled chicken gives it that smoky flavor and not to mention….how pretty and […]

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