Side Dishes

Chicken Chow Mein Recipe

Chicken Chow Mein Recipe

Chow mein or fried rice? For many years I chose fried rice as my main dish companion when eating out for Chinese food. I was a creature of habit and did not see the error of my ways. And then one day, I tried chow […]

Garlic Duchess Potatoes

Garlic Duchess Potatoes

Garlic Duchess Potatoes… the sexiest potatoes in all the potato kingdom. Garlic Duchess Potatoes Ingredients 1 1/4 pounds russet potatoes (about 4 medium potatoes)  1 tablespoon sour cream 3 cloves fresh garlic, minced 2 ounces cream cheese 2 tablespoons butter 2 tablespoons heavy cream 1/2 […]

Corn Succotash Recipe

Corn Succotash Recipe

Why this is not named Corn Confetti, I’ll never know. I’ll settle for its real name of Corn Succotash if I must… because it’s worth it. Corn Succotash Ingredients 6 ears fresh sweet corn, husked and rinsed 1/2 red bell pepper. diced 1/2 orange bell […]

Braised Chicken With Spanish Rice Recipe

Braised Chicken With Spanish Rice Recipe

I’ve never been a big fan of Spanish rice in a restaurant but homemade? Oh, baby. Braised Chicken With Spanish Rice Recipe 3-6 tablespoons olive oi 1/2 yellow onion, diced 6 pieces chicken thighs or legs (or 8 boneless chicken tenders if desired) 4 cups chicken broth […]

Pork Fried Rice Recipe

Pork Fried Rice Recipe

This fried rice recipe can be altered to whichever kind of meat you like to use. Just cook the meat in some olive oil in a frying pan before you begin. Set it aside for a few minutes while you prep your rice, dice it, […]

Roasted Rainbow Carrots

Roasted Rainbow Carrots

Roasted Rainbow Carrots… Some foods are so colorful, so glorious, so flavorful they can be tossed into the oven with just a smidge of prep and come out looking like a glorious dish from a top-rated restaurant. Enter rainbow carrots… Roasted Rainbow Carrots Ingredients 6-8 […]

Homemade Fettuccine Alfredo Recipe

Homemade Fettuccine Alfredo Recipe

If you’re going to break one’s new year’s resolution with homemade pasta, you might as well add homemade fettuccine alfredo sauce, right? Homemade Fettuccine Alfredo Ingredients 4 teaspoons unsalted butter 1 1/2 cup heavy whipping cream 1 cup (8 oz) fresh Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese, grated (or […]

How to Make Homemade Pasta With a KitchenAid Mixer Attachment

How to Make Homemade Pasta With a KitchenAid Mixer Attachment

This homemade pasta recipe is super easy and reliable. Dangerous even… I mean, who needs the ability to make homemade noodles at their fingertips? If you have just started your new year’s resolutions, please avert your eyes, my friend. Ingredients 2 cups flour 1 teaspoon […]

Mexican Coleslaw Recipe

Mexican Coleslaw Recipe

Maybe looking for a fresh, new twist for your Taco Tuesdays? You will rather adore this flavorful Mexican Coleslaw since it’s so refreshing. And because it is so colorful. And since it is so happy. Basically, because it is a party on a plate. There probably […]

Baja Fish Tacos Recipe

Baja Fish Tacos Recipe

Baja Fish Tacos are very fresh & sassy to share with guests but are super easy to make. I do believe it is time for another game night with friends. Fried Fish Ingredients Canola or vegetable oil for frying 1 egg, beaten 12 ounces of buttermilk 1 […]