If you’re looking for a simple, nutritious, and easy homemade marinara, then today’s 20-Minute Garlic and Herb Tomato Sauce is just for you! With either fresh tomatoes or canned tomatoes, it’s a delicious and versatile addition to just about any Italian-inspired meal!
Full of fresh, flavorful ingredients, this Creamy Italian Pasta Salad is a quick and easy dish for picnics, potlucks with friends, or light and satisfying dinners. Pepperoni, mozzarella, tomatoes, bell pepper, olives, and fresh herbs are tossed in a Lemon Pepper and Asiago dressing for a crowd-pleasing meal that makes summer entertaining easy!
Chips and dip are an instant party hit, and there’s just no more popular combination than the classic: tortilla chips with salsa! This Fresh 5-Minute Homemade Salsa takes advantage of seasonal ingredients and adds a little kick to your next get-together or weeknight dinner!
Nothing tastes better with a grilled hamburger or a barbecue chicken sandwich than a cool and creamy Classic Southern Macaroni Salad! File this perfect side dish recipe away for your next cookout or potluck — it always wins rave reviews!
Hey, friends! Holy cow, we had a busy week! I’ve got a new salad dressing recipe to share with you today, but first…Between Mother’s Day, Casey’s birthday, Field Day, the Preakness, and soccer…I feel like we never stopped (and that’s not a complaint, just a fact)! We’re looking ahead at the last few days of school, so my boys are amped up on end-of-the-year excitement. Wish me luck this week as we transition into a new season…
A simple Layered Cornbread Salad comes together in just 20 minutes, creating a show-stopping potluck dish that only looks like you spent hours in the kitchen. The decadent combination of sweet cornbread, crispy bacon, and sharp cheddar cheese is paired with fresh, crisp veggies for a salad that will add a touch of Southern twang to your next meal!
Full of simple and fresh ingredients, Aunt Bee’s Shrimp and Pasta Salad has been a family-favorite for decades! It’s the perfect side dish for your next cookout, an easy option for a weeknight dinner, or a refreshing make-ahead lunch option. This multi-tasking recipe will soon become a regular in your kitchen as well!
From my childhood dinner table, these Leftover Ham and Cheddar Scalloped Potatoes are classic Southern comfort food with only 10 minutes of prep! The simple casserole is a great way to enjoy leftover ham (or store-bought diced ham) in a family-friendly one dish meal!
Along with asparagus, peas are one of the most quintessential spring veggies and they have always been popular with my boys. Instead of serving up the usual steamed frozen peas that appear on our dinner plates throughout the year, I decided that the fresh spring peas deserved a more special treatment in the form of this Southern Pea Salad. It’s cool, crispy, and packed full of sweet flavors. Even my non-pea-loving husband likes this dish!
These Cheddar, Chive and Bacon Biscuits are the perfect, simple recipe for breakfast, brunch, or a dinner side dish! Plus, only 15 minutes of prep!
Garlic Parmesan Zucchini Casserole is an easy side dish recipe that comes together in just minutes! It’s the best way to get kids to eat their veggies!
You only need 5 minutes to prepare Aunt Bee’s Lucky Hoppin’ John — with black-eyed peas, smokey bacon, and tender rice — it’s an easy side dish for New Year’s Day!
You only need 3 ingredients and 15 minutes to make my Grandma’s Easy Sauerkraut with Crispy Bacon! It’s a family favorite side dish that’s perfect for the holidays!
With just 5 minutes of prep, this 6-Cup Ambrosia Salad is an easy side dish or festive dessert that’s perfect for the holidays!
Sweetened with a touch of maple, this Cranberry Pecan Corn Pudding is an easy 10-minute side dish that’s perfect for Thanksgiving, Christmas, or any weeknight dinner!
There’s an apple and squash bake that my mom makes every year for Thanksgiving. It’s really good. Like…really REALLY good. So good, that it’s been on the holiday menu every single year that I’ve been alive (that’s 37 years, for those of you who are counting). But this Easy Apple and Sweet Potato Casserole with a rich, buttery streusel topping is not that dish…
Tired of zucchini yet? Not me! Flavored with fresh herbs and a creamy ricotta filling, these cheesy Pesto Zucchini Lasagna Roll Ups are a light and healthy gluten-free summer side dish or vegetarian entree. Trust me — you’ll never miss the pasta!
You can never have too many zucchini recipes at this time of year, right?! With layers of zucchini, summer squash, tomatoes, herbs, and Parmesan cheese, this Easy Zucchini and Squash Gratin is a healthy, clean eating side dish to enjoy for the season!
There’s no fancy canning necessary! With just a few minutes of hands-on time, you can have fresh, sweet, and tangy Lower Sugar Bread and Butter Refrigerator Pickles ready to enjoy. This clean eating snack is perfect for adding to salads, stuffing inside sandwiches, or enjoying on its own!
This refreshing lime and mint Mojito Infused Detox Water is a true powerhouse! Not only does this cold beverage taste delicious, but it can also help with weight loss and digestion…what’s not to love about that?! As the summer sun beats down, it can be hard to stay well hydrated! Did you know that drinking enough water can…
Enjoy all of summer’s best produce with this Simple Italian Green Bean Salad! It’s an easy and healthy side dish that can be prepared in advance and served at picnics, potlucks, and cookouts all season long!
This light, healthy, and fresh Southwestern Chicken Ramen Salad is an easy side dish for cookouts or picnics, a simple make-ahead dinner, or an easy lunch to keep on hand. Loaded with veggies and dressed in a homemade Southwestern Lime Vinaigrette, it’s a flavorful dish that’s full of satisfying tastes and textures!
This salty, sweet, creamy, and crunchy Strawberry Pretzel Fluff is sure to be a hit at all of your summer parties! It’s an easy 10-minute dessert salad that disappears FAST at any potluck, picnic, cookout, or other festive gathering!
Every mom deserves a little rest and relaxation! With a glass of wine, a 2-Minute Avocado Dip, and some grown-up snacks, this is Mom’s Ultimate Happy Hour!