Sides

  • Baked Mac and Cheese

    My son Liam has been cutting teeth like no other.  Since he has had some teeth ...

  • Baked Sweet Potatoes

    The past two weeks has been a little rough.  I had my tonsils taken out and I have ...

  • Brown Sugar Glazed Carrots

    A steak is just a steak until you add sides.  Then the steak turns into a meal.  ...

  • Cilantro Lime Rice

    So I am slowly building up the ingredients to make my own burrito bowl.  So far ...

  • Creamed Corn

    There is no better side dish than corn.  I love corn!  So today I am making some ...

  • Creamed Spinach for Two

    We are closely approaching Valentines Day.  With the state of the economy this ...

  • Dana’s Yellow Squash and Zucchini Casserole

    Sorry for the long interval between posts.  Dana and I have been very busy.  Plus, ...

  • Fresh Sweet Potato Casserole

    I love sweet potatoes at Thanksgiving!  This fresh sweet potato casserole is a ...

  • Fried Apples

    Last weekend Dana and I were out running errands and decided to hit up Cracker Barrel ...

  • Garlic and Soy Glazed Green Beans

    We are always looking for a quick and delicious side dish to have with our meals.  ...

  • Garlic Knots

    Since moving to Richmond Dana and I have been trying out all of the pizza places. ...

  • Get Sauced! – Homemade Ketchup

    Memorial Day is the ultimate grilling day!  Nothing goes with burgers and hot dogs ...

  • Get Sauced! – Homemade Mustard

    Memorial Day is the ultimate grilling day!  Nothing goes with hot dogs like Mustard. ...

  • Ginger Orange Squash

    I am always looking for new side dishes to try out for Dana.  Sometimes I have ...

  • Green Bean Casserole from Scratch

    For Easter I wanted to tackle something new. Something that was traditional, but ...

  • Grilled Cheesy Potatoes

    I love potatoes and I am always looking for a new way to cook them on the grill.  ...

  • Grilled Potatoes

    Now that summer is in full swing everyone has their barbecues ready to go.  Hamburgers, ...

  • Haricots Verts

    There is no better side dish than a nice plate of green beans.  I wanted to fancy ...

  • Hatch Green Chile Queso

    Dana and I are huge fans of Green Chiles.  We eat them whenever we can, but Hatch ...

  • Herbed Rice

    We recently got a new rice cooker.  It is a zojirushi rice cooker and it is freaking ...

  • Homemade Applesauce

    I picked up some pork chops the other day and decided that grilled pork chops with ...

  • Homemade Stove Top Stuffing

    I love stove top stuffing.  There is something about the easy directions and great ...

  • Jane’s Mushrooms

    Dana has been wanting to make mushrooms ever since we made the mushroom sauce for ...

  • Macaroni Salad Part Deux

    A couple of months ago I tackled Pizza Hut's Macaroni Salad.  I was off by a bit ...

  • Margherita Pasta Salad

    I am always on the lookout for a new pasta salad.  Pasta salads are the perfect ...

  • Marinated and Grilled Cherry Tomatoes

    I love tomatoes!  I am the weird guy at parties that eats the cherry tomatoes in ...

  • Mexican Fried Rice

    For Christmas I received a Blackstone Griddle.  It is the most used gift that I ...

  • Orange Cranberry Sauce

    The perfect addition to turkey is cranberry sauce.  I used to go and buy the jellied ...

  • Oven Roasted Red Potatoes

    My family loves potatoes and sometimes we get into a rut of having either baked ...

  • Red Wine Mushroom Sauce

    Dana and I love grilled steaks.  However, after a few steak dinners, it can get ...

  • Roasted Cauliflower

    I love cauliflower!  So this recipe is right up my alley.  Roasted cauliflower ...

  • Roasted Chestnut and Corn Bread Dressing

    Is it dressing or stuffing. While the ingredients can be the same, the difference ...

  • Super Creamy Macaroni and Cheese

    Nothing goes with barbecue like a good ole Macaroni and Cheese.  I have been trying ...

  • Sweet Heat Dipping Sauce

    Who doesn't love the combination of sweet and heat.  This dipping sauce is simple ...

  • Sweet Potato Casserole Semi-fail with Improved Recipe

    Dana and I really love the sweet potato casserole from Ruth's Chris.  So we scoured ...

  • The Colonel’s Coleslaw

    Growing up we would always stop by the Colonel's and pick up Coleslaw for all of ...

  • Twice Baked Potatoes

    When I was growing up, my Grandma Donna would always make twice baked potatoes for ...

  • Vegetable Herb Stuffing

    This week I have been writing about the upcoming Turkey Day. Monday was Herb Roasted ...