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“Happy Day” Cheesy Potato Casserole

“Happy Day” Cheesy Potato Casserole

Ok, let’s talk.  So these are basically my version of “Funeral Potatoes” so, why Happy Day Potatoes??.  I just CAN NOT call them funeral potatoes!   While I love the dish, and that may be a traditional name for this style of dish, it just does […]

Broccoli-Pepper Casserole with Mustard & Cheese Sauce

Broccoli-Pepper Casserole with Mustard & Cheese Sauce

This Broccoli-Pepper Casserole with Mustard & Cheese Sauce is a perfect twist for a traditional side dish.  Want to make it a main dish?  Add in some cooked, chopped chicken for a quick, light, easy meal. Print Broccoli-Pepper Casserole with Mustard-Cheese Sauce Ingredients For the base: […]

Easy Tatziki Dip

Easy Tatziki Dip

A very simple, easy dish today.  Tatziki dip.  This certainly isn’t a new concept, but I first tried this dish, recently, at a local restaurant.  I loved the idea of making it into a light, easy, lunch dish.  To that end, I made the dish […]

Super Simple Italian-Style Baguette

Super Simple Italian-Style Baguette

This Super Simple Italian-Style Baguette is the perfect side dish for any Spaghetti, Lasagna, Ravioli, or Pasta Fagioli Soup you may happen to have on the menu.  Don’t let the total time deter you, the hands-on time is quite minimal and even my toddler was […]

THE BEST OVEN FRIED PICKLE CHIPS

THE BEST OVEN FRIED PICKLE CHIPS

These are Truly THE BEST Oven-Fried Pickle Chips you will find!  And they have ZERO OIL–OMG!! RIGHT!! How is this possible!?!  I had my doubts at first too, when I asked my son “what restaurant food can I re-create for you (and make healthier–but shh, […]

Cheddar-Thyme Irish Soda Bread

Cheddar-Thyme Irish Soda Bread

This Cheddar-Thyme Irish Soda Bread is a rise-free, knead-free bread that has less than 5 minutes of hands-on time. Print Cheddar-Thyme Irish Soda Bread Ingredients 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 cup buttermilk 2 cups cheddar cheese shredded or diced […]

Turkey Cranberry Crescents

Turkey Cranberry Crescents

These Turkey Cranberry Crescents are so easy to make but taste delicious!  They are the perfect, post-holiday meal use-up for leftovers; however, they are easy enough to make even if you are starting from scratch. Print Turkey Cranberry Crescents Ingredients 1 tube of large crescent […]

Broccoli Casserole Dip

Broccoli Casserole Dip

This Broccoli Casserole Dip is the perfect way to have your favorite holiday side-dish as an appetizer.  This dish will work perfectly for holiday parties, but is yummy enough to serve for a more casual setting.  Even better, the whole dish comes together super-fast.  Want to […]

Apple Cheese Bread

Apple Cheese Bread

This apple cheese bread is quick, easy and tastes great.  My kids really enjoy helping to make this with me, so if you have kids around, feel free to recruit them on this one.  You will want to remove a bit of the moisture from […]

WILD RICE SALAD WITH APPLE-LEMON DRESSING

WILD RICE SALAD WITH APPLE-LEMON DRESSING

This Wild Rice Salad with Apple-Lemon Dressing is the perfect versatile salad!  It is light enough to work as a side dish. Chicken or Turkey would pair very well.  This would also work as a lunch dish or light entree. The wild rice and chickpeas […]