Category Archives: Side Dishes

St. Patty’s Collection of Food

St. Patty’s is tomorrow – what are planning? We’re planning a weekend of Irish inspired food! Sound like fun? Well here are a few ideas for you to check out for your own Irish weekend – Erin go Bragh!

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Spaghetti with Asparagus and Bacon – March is Noodle Month!

Oodles of noodles! March is National noodle month and I’d love to see your noodle (Pasta) recipes! Add them to the link up below! But until then, here is one of mine. Super simple and fresh for Spring! A little … Continue reading

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March is National Noodle Month!

It’s National Noodle Month – A whole month dedicated to my favorite food. Pasta! Did you know the consumption of noodles increases by 20% in the colder months? Yep, it does. And by Federal Law all noodles must contain 5.5% … Continue reading

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Eggplant Parmesan

I love eggplant. This recipe is well worth the effort. My husband and I ate the whole thing for dinner – it was our main, well, only dish! It was that good.

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Top Ten Recipes of 2017

What a great year we had!  So many visitors and supporters.  To you we say: THANK YOU!   Here are recipes for the top ten most visited posts of 2017 – If you’re looking for something great to cook that’s easy, … Continue reading

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Ale Braised Swiss Chard with Bacon

Farmer’s Market Fresh- Oregon Ale… Chard and beer – I love living in the Northwest.  This side dish is easy and delicious.

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Roasted Potatoes with Rosemary and Onions

Potatoes and Rosemary – a marriage of deliciousness! A perfect side dish for any meal!  These potatoes blend with the sweetness of the onion and the earthiness of fresh rosemary.  Serve them with sausage and eggs for breakfast – Or … Continue reading

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Summer Eats That Are BBQ Musts

This post has been contributed –  All opinions are mine alone  There’s nothing better than eating outdoors in the open air.  Summer is al fresco.  Enjoying seasonal foods, fine wines and cool, homemade drinks is the spirit of the summer … Continue reading

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Summer Fresh Pasta Salad

Summer just calls out for pasta salad.  My mom made the version with the little ditalini pasta and lots of mayonnaise, eggs, and cheddar cheese!  And I love pasta salads – of any kind, but I was looking for something … Continue reading

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Rosemary Hasselback Potatoes with Sirloin Steaks

It’s date night at home.  This meal takes a little prep, but once the prep is done, it cooks up easy and delicious! The recipe is for two, but could easily be doubled if you want it for the whole … Continue reading

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