Rice Pilaf

Rice Pilaf Recipe No more boring rice. This rice pilaf made with butter, stock, onion, and herbs is delicious and makes for a perfect side dish!  Rice pilaf makes for the perfect side dish and if you’ve never had it then you have to try out this recipe. Unlike boring plain rice, it has tons of flavor and is actually very simple to make! Rice is an excellent dish to pair with some of your other favorite meals because you can never go wrong. I really enjoy pairing it with different meat such as chicken, pork, and beef because it …

Strawberry Pretzel Jello Salad

Pretzel Jello A pretzel crust with butter and sugar followed by a creamy whipped cream and cream cheese mixture, followed by jello with fruit! Pretzel Jello is such a fun and yummy dish. My husband has always been a fan of Jello since I met him. So on holidays I try to make sure it is always part of the meal!    Pretzel Jello crust ingredients 2 cups pretzels 3/4 cup butter, melted 3 Tablespoons granulated sugar filling ingredients 1 cup sugar 8 oz cream cheese, softened 8 oz cool whip, slightly thawed jello ingredients 6 oz box of strawberry …

Loaded Bacon Green Beans

Loaded Bacon Green Beans Recipe Is there anything better than bacon green beans?! Let’s change up the way we do green beans this holiday season. Who is with me? That is why I crafted up this Loaded Green Beans recipe! It is essentially just green beans with shallots, apple cider, and bacon! Yes, I said BACON! This is how I made it.  Side dishes are my all time favorite! So much so that I have a whole category of my site dedicated to sides! Ultimate List of Side Dishes My Favorite Green Bean Casserole Creamed Corn Ingredients:  2 quarts water …

Cornbread Stuffing

Cornbread Stuffing If you like sweet cornbread this is your recipe!  Cornbread stuffing is a Thanksgiving tradition for us! It is a perfect pairing for our turkey and mashed potatoes. Ever feel like you are always running out of time on Thanksgiving? The best thing about it is that it is quick and easy! Check out my other favorite thanksgiving recipes here: Crockpot Mashed Potatoes Sweet Potatoes Cream Corn Glazed Carrots Knotted Rolls If you don’t know what cornbread stuffing is then you are definitely in for a treat! I highly recommend taking your stuffing to the next level with …

Green Bean Casserole 

Green Bean Casserole  A Thanksgiving must is green bean casserole!  Here are a few of my other must haves for Thanksgiving! Crockpot Mashed Potatoes Sweet Potatoes Cream Corn Glazed Carrots Knotted Rolls This casserole is absolutely delicious and the perfect combination of ingredients! Casserole do not have to be difficult to make and this one doesn’t even require a ton of ingredients. Not only is it perfect for Thanksgiving but I will make this at all times throughout the year. Try it out for yourself and I promise everyone will love it!   How to Make Green Bean Casserole  Ingredients …

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 …

Crispy Breakfast Potatoes

Crispy Breakfast Potatoes Crispy on the outside, soft in the center breakfast potatoes. Aren’t those kind of potatoes the best? This recipe will have you making breakfast potatoes even on weekdays and not just on special occasions! Looking for more delicious breakfast recipes like this one? Check out some of these: Easy Breakfast Ideas Bacon Breakfast Hash Supreme Breakfast Croissant Breakfast Burritos Stuffed French Toast Frittata Recipe 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 …

Jacob’s Pickles Buttermilk Biscuits

Jacob’s Pickles Buttermilk Biscuits – A copycat Recipe! Looking for the perfect square homemade biscuit recipe? Just like the ones in New York City served at Jacob’s Pickles. Homemade flaky biscuits drizzled with honey from Jacob’s Pickles are the best! I’ve tried many different recipes for biscuits and the ones from Jacob’s Pickles are my favorite! My family absolutely loves homemade biscuits. It is one of the things my husband will even hop in the kitchen with my kids and make. You may not realize it, but biscuits are not as hard as you would think to make. Most of …

The best guacamole with pomegranate seeds

The best guacamole with pomegranate Restaurant guacamole right at home for a portion of the cost! With a secret ingredient…pomegranate seeds! This would actually go perfect with these recipes: Carne Asada Nachos Crunchy Tacos Oven Baked Tacos Guacamole with Pomegranate Seeds Prepped the avocados by removing the pit and getting the avocados ready to mash. If you like chunkier guacamole you can dice half of the avocados and then mash half of the avocados. Then add the diced cilantro, lime juice, diced jalapeños  and garlic salt. Mix all together and then taste. Add more of whatever you would like. Then …

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 …