Sides

mango-avocado-salsa

Mango Avocado Salsa

Sometimes the same old dinners can be jazzed up with something as simple as a new condiment. And sometimes that new condiment can be as simple as 5 easy ingredi...
corfu-veggies

Roasted Garden Veggies

Greetings from Greece where the garden is bursting with fresh veggies and the trees are heavy with ripe fruit. Little to no preparation is needed. Some years a...
Granola

Everyday Granola

My first of a number of granola recipes from my fellow food bloggers to find my family’s favorite. I have an unwritten list of food-related “to dos” in m...
sweet-potato

Oven Baked Sweet Potato Fries

Consider this the first guest post from Mini Whipped.  Just a few months from her 3rd birthday, she is ready to share her favorite recipes with the world. Whi...
broccoli-w-cheese

Trees with Cheese

Though for many of us food is serious business, it is also wonderful how playful it can be. After all, from a very young age, we all have a tendency to "play wi...
acorn-squash-baked

Basic Baked Acorn Squash

I suppose almost anything would taste pretty good coated in butter, brown sugar and maple syrup and baked in a hot oven.  Still, acorn squash seems particularl...
apple-snacks

Apple Snacks

A few weeks ago, after returning from Greece to Chicago, one of the first things I ate was an apple. The crunch, the aroma and the sweet flavor immediately tran...
Slaw-Asian-napa

Napa Cabbage Slaw

Coleslaw is one of those foods that I can't decide if I love or hate. It's rare that something with the same name can be at the top and bottom of your list. ...