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…
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!
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!
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…
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!
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!
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!
Loaded with fresh veggies, olives, artichoke hearts, and feta cheese and then dressed in a yogurt-based garlic and cucumber Tzatziki Sauce, this Light and Creamy Greek Pasta Salad is a flavorful side dish or vegetarian main course that’s perfect for picnics, potlucks, and make-ahead lunches this season! Best of all, this quick and easy recipe is ready in about 20 minutes!
Simple is usually best, and these Buttered Dilly New Potatoes are no exception! Just 5 minutes of prep time results in the perfect side dish — crispy, tender potatoes that are lightly dressed in butter, garlic, salt, and fresh herbs!
My mom’s recipe for Orange Glazed Carrots is a healthy, clean eating side dish that celebrates spring! The bright, tender, and fresh carrots are a great option for Easter, but they’re also just a really quick way to add some veggies to a weeknight meal!
A spring celebration wouldn’t be complete without this “Spring Fling” Fluff Fruit Salad! Perfect for bridal showers, baby showers, birthdays, and Easter, it’s a bright, fresh, and fun fruit salad that showcases all of the season’s best produce!
Cheesy roasted potatoes, pimentos, and a crunchy crumb topping make Mom’s Cottage Potatoes a simple and classic Southern side dish!
You don’t even need to boil the pasta for this Dump-and-Bake Overnight Macaroni and Cheese! It’s an easy side dish for weeknight dinners, holidays, and potluck meals with family and friends!
There’s no stirring necessary and no need to babysit a pot on the stove…just dump-and-bake for a creamy, dreamy rice dish! This Easy Baked Champagne Risotto is fancy enough for a holiday and simple enough for a busy weeknight side dish!
Simplify your holiday with these easy Orange Cranberry Corn Muffins, which come together in about 10 minutes thanks to help from a boxed mix! Whether you serve them as a festive Thanksgiving side dish or stash a batch in the freezer for busy weeknight suppers, the sweet, tart, and tender muffins are the perfect make-ahead companion for all of your favorite fall dinners!
This Fall Harvest Salad with Pumpkin Goddess Dressing celebrates the bounty of the season in a beautiful combination of tastes and textures. From crunchy toasted pecans to tender roasted acorn squash, crispy juicy apples to tart dried cranberries, it’s a healthy Thanksgiving side dish that won’t weigh you down!
For a gorgeous, indulgent, and absolutely delicious Thanksgiving side dish, serve this Praline Stuffed Acorn Squash! It’s a crowd-pleasing holiday recipe, but it’s so quick and easy that it’s equally perfect for a simple Sunday supper.
Bring this smooth and creamy Peanut Butter and Jelly Fluff to your next potluck, party, or family gathering! Studded with fresh grapes and marshmallows, it’s a salty and sweet side dish or dessert that nobody can resist!