Category Archives: Side Dish

Spicy whole roasted cauliflower!

Though I just don’t have time to keep up with a traditional food blog, people still ask me for recipes.  I cook a lot of great meals and would still like to share them.  Plus, now that I haven’t been … Continue reading

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My favorite risotto – thanks to Rachel Ray!

I seriously think this risotto rivals any found in Gordon Ramsay’s restaurants!  You need some time to make this, it takes about 15-20 minutes of prep and another 25 minutes to cook.  With risotto, you can’t just leave it covered … Continue reading

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Truly fabulous veggie “lasagna”

I sort of modeled this off a few different recipes I found on the internet so I am calling this one my own creation (though I am sure there are hundreds out there).  I really wasn’t sure how this would … Continue reading

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Indian-Style Black-Eyed Peas with Butternut Squash

Well the holidays are over, the pants are tight, so back to vegetarian I go!  I had to google some new recipes so I could make some really delicious meals to get me back into the swing of things.  This … Continue reading

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Do you love broccoli rabe? Great side dish!

My husband hates it, says it’s too bitter, but I LOVE it!!  I got the kids to eat a few bites tonight but they weren’t thrilled LOL.  Anyway – it’s really easy to make and super healthy. What you’ll need: … Continue reading

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Roasted mashed parsnips

I really though this was delicious even though my family was just EH about it.  It’s not much work so it’s worth a try to see if you like it!  I used 2 bags of parsnips, but if you’re serving … Continue reading

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Healthy Eggplant Rollatini!

I can’t take credit for this recipe, even though I did modify it slightly.  I had this at my neighbor’s house once (Terri Mason) and I thought it was SO fantastic.  I think I may have eaten 6 of them..I … Continue reading

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