The Ultimate List of Sides

The Ultimate List of Sides Every great meal has to have delicious sides to complement it! This is a list of amazing side dishes to make at your next family dinner. Side dishes are my absolute favorite thing to add to my meals. They make all of the yummy flavors from the dish pop and bring everything together. Sometimes I end up enjoying a bunch of different sides better than the main course! You can never go wrong with knowing how to make a variety of foods and these are always a good option to bring over to a potluck. …

Roasted Brussel Sprouts

Roasted Brussel Sprouts Roasting Vegetables is a great way to serve cooked vegetables while still keeping them healthy and nutritious. Roasted Brussel sprouts can be prepped in less than 5 minutes, which makes them a perfect easy side dish. My kids love brussel sprouts especially when I serve them with Southern fried pork chops, lemon curd salmon, or grilled bbq chicken. Don’t think you like Brussel sprouts? My husband said no to Brussel sprouts for years. Which meant that my kids also said no to Brussel sprouts for years. Then I tried roasting them and my kids and husband was …

Breakfast Potatoes

Breakfast Potatoes Crispy on the outside, soft in the center breakfast potatoes. Aren’t those kind of potatoes the best kind if breakfast potatoes? This recipe will have you making breakfast potatoes even on weekdays and not just on special occasions. Crispy Breakfast potatoes are perfect along side this breakfast casserole, avocado toast, biscuits and gravy or in these breakfast burritos. The test of a good breakfast place is their breakfast potatoes! Good potatoes can make or break a breakfast in my opinion. I have the perfect, easy, simple breakfast potato recipe that I have been dying to share with you …

Cream Corn Recipe

Cream Corn Recipe – Done Right! Creamy corn made right on the stovetop in less than 20 minutes. It is the perfect side dish for any holiday and will make any corn lover very happy! This cream corn side dish was originally created when I was serving pulled pork for dinner. Usually I like serving my baked beans, homemade Mac and cheese, potato salad or cornbread but I only had about 20 minutes before everything was ready. So, I decided to whip up this stove top creamed corn. And trust me when I say it did not disappoint! This is …

corn with bacon butter

Corn with Bacon Butter

Corn with Bacon Butter TWO WORDS: BACON. BUTTER. You have to try this corn with bacon butter! I prefer it on the cob but you can always cut it off with a knife and serve it in a bowl. The bacon really adds a whole new favor to your traditional corn recipe. So, are you going to try it? If you do, please let me know if it was a hit at your house! How to make corn with bacon butter In a bowl combine ingredients. Then brush on corn once cooked  ENJOY! Bacon Butter ingredients 3 slices of bacon …

Brown Sugar Carrots

Brown Sugar Carrots How to make Brown Sugar Carrots Steam carrots until tender. Then in a skillet add the butter. While the butter begins to melt in a small bowl combine together the brown sugar, vanilla and lemon juice or peel. Then add the carrots to the butter and continue stirring. Then sprinkle the brown sugar on top and stir. Cook on low to medium heat while the brown sugar begins to caramelized then remove from heat and serve! Brown Sugar Carrots ingredients 12 cut carrots 3 Tablespoons butter 1/2 cup brown sugar 1/4 tsp vanilla 1 T lemon peel or …

How I Prepare Roasted Broccoli

Scarlett’s Roasted Broccoli Recipe Are you looking for a roasted broccoli recipe? I have the perfect one for you! How to roast broccoli in the oven Preheat oven to 425 degrees F. Then make sure broccoli is cut into pieces. Then spread on a cookie sheet or baking dish. Then drizzle on some olive oil, the juice of a lemon and the minced garlic. Toss the broccoli to make sure they are all coated. Then top with salt and pepper. Make sure the broccoli is evenly spread out and then pop in the oven for about 15-20 minutes. Then remove …

Cowboy Caviar

How to Make Cowboy Caviar! Cowboy Caviar or Corn Salsa is not your traditional salsa! It has so many dimensions and is absolutely addicting! You will love it!   How to make Cowboy Caviar In a bowl combine the corn, black-eyed peas, avocados, cilantro and green onion. Mix together. In a separate bowl add all remaining ingredients. Mix well together, then pour the mixture over the corn mixture. Mix well and serve!     Cowboy Caviar ingredients 1 15-oz can of corn, drained 1 15-oz can black-eyed peas, drained 2 avocados, peeled and diced 1/2 bunch of cilantro, chopped 2 …

Oven Baked Bacon Wrapped Asparagus

Oven Baked Bacon Wrapped Asparagus The perfect side dish for Valentine’s Day!  Here is a great and simple bacon wrapped asparagus in the oven recipe.   Steps for Oven Baked Bacon Wrapped Asparagus Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Then grab the asparagus and drizzle on some olive oil. Then season with salt and pepper. Then grab 3-5 asparagus and then grab a piece of bacon and wrap it around the asparagus bundle. Then bake for about 12 minutes.   Oven Baked Bacon Wrapped Asparagus ingredients 1 bundle asparagus salt and pepper olive oil Bacon instructions Preheat oven to 400 degrees. …

Roasted Vegetables

Roasted Vegetables Looking for the best way to oven roast vegetables? Or are you wanting the perfect roasted vegetables with balsamic vinegar?   Steps for Easy Roasted Vegetables Preheat oven to 475 degrees F.  In a large bowl, combine the Whole Carrots,Zucchini,Cauliflower,Whole Mushrooms,Purple Onions,Red Potatoes. In a small bowl, stir together thyme, rosemary, olive oil, vinegar, salt, and pepper. Toss with vegetables until they are coated. Spread evenly on a large roasting pan. Roast for 35 to 40 minutes in the preheated oven, stirring every 10 minutes, or until vegetables are cooked through and browned. Roasted Veggies ingredients 1 T chopped …