Category: Side-dish

Scalloped Pineapple Casserole

November 3rd, 2014
  Ingredients3/4 cup butter Directions   more »

Tomato Basil Mac and Cheese

October 13th, 2014
  Ingredients1/4 cup balsamic vinegar1/4 cup sugar1/2 of a white onion, chopped28 oz. grated cheddar, jack, colby, or provolone cheese (Or a mixture of them ) Directions more »

Oven Crisped Potatoes and Bell Peppers

September 29th, 2014
  Ingredients4 large potatoes1 green bell pepper1/2 sweet onion, finely chopped Directions   more »

Panzanella Pasta

September 22nd, 2014
  Ingredients4 oz. uncooked spaghetti1/2 cup + 2 tbsp olive oil, divided6 cups cubed french bread (1" cubes)1/3 cup red wine vinegar2 tbsp spicy brown mustard1 tsp salt1/2 tsp black pepper4 cups grape tomatoes, halved2 yellow bell p… more »

Slow Cooker Mac and Cheese

September 1st, 2014
  Ingredients1 lb. dry macaroni, prepared al dente according to package directions2 cans (10.75 oz. each) cheddar cheese soup, undiluted2 cups milk4 oz. sour cream1 stick (8 tbsp) butter1 tsp onion powder1/2 tsp black pepper2/3 lb. sh… more »

Bacon and Chips Topped Macaroni and Cheese

July 24th, 2014
  Ingredients1 lb. dry macaroni pasta1/2 cup flour4 cups milk1 tsp mustard powder1 tsp salt1/4 tsp black pepper1 tsp cayenne pepperPinch of nutmeg2 tsp Tabasco sauce1 tsp Worcestershire sauce4 cups grated sharp cheddar cheese1… more »

Strawberry, Asparagus, and Bacon Salad

July 7th, 2014
  Ingredients Directions   more »

Stir-Fried Bok Choy

June 12th, 2014
  Ingredients Directions more »

Bacon-Wrapped Asparagus

April 21st, 2014
  Yield: 4 servings Ingredients20 asparagus spears1 lb. bacon, halved lengthwise DirectionsTrim the stem on each asparagus spear.Wrap the asparagus with a piece of bacon.  Secure both ends with toothpicks.Cook at X°F for 8-10 minute… more »

Cheesy Artichoke Dip

March 20th, 2014
  Ingredients1 can (14 oz.) water-packed artichoke hearts1/2 cup mayonnaise1/2 cup sour cream4 oz. shredded mozzarella cheese1 cup grated parmesan cheese, divided1 tbsp finely chopped onion1 tsp parsley1/4 tsp garlic salt2 fresh art… more »

Okroshka

February 24th, 2014
  Ingredients3 green onions3 springs fresh dill5 springs fresh parsley2/3 of a cucumber7 radishes4 large potatoes5 eggs, hardboiled14 oz. smoked sausageJuice of one lemonKefir 3 cups yogurt2 cups milk DirectionsC… more »

Garlic Cheese Chicken Wings

February 10th, 2014
Yield: Ingredients Directions   Adapted from Taste of Home. more »

Potato Dumplings w/ Homemade Vegetable Soup

January 30th, 2014
  Ingredients2 quarts water3 tbsp chicken soup base1/8 tsp black pepper1/4 tsp garlic powder1/4 tsp ground sage1/4 tsp ground thyme2 bay leaves1/2 large sweet onion, finely diced1 green pepper, finely diced2 ribs celery, chopped… more »

Bacon Cups of Love

January 27th, 2014
  Ingredients1 lb. bacon2 medium potatoes1/4 lb. cheddar cheese, finely gratedSalt to tasteGarlic powder to taste DirectionsLay the bacon in a muffin tin, six strips per cup, as shown.Peel and slice the potatoes.  Boil in water un… more »

Bacon Avocado Corn

January 13th, 2014
  Ingredients5 slices thick-cut bacon1 lb frozen corn2 tbsp coarsely chopped fresh cilantroJuice of 1 lime1 avocado, chopped1/2 cup feta cheeseSalt & pepper to taste DirectionsCook the bacon in a skillet.  Pat dry on a paper… more »