side dishes

holiday cornbread stuffing

Holiday Cornbread Stuffing

We are just days away from Thanksgiving and there’s so much to prep (regardless if you’re hosting or bringing a dish to family or friend’s home). Now, the question is: what…

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Avocado Corn Salad

Avocado Corn Salad with Cilantro Lime Vinaigrette

As I’m sure you can tell, I have an obsession with chips + any kind of salsas + guacamole… And that’s exactly what inspired the dish in this post: avocado corn…

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Mexican Corn Salad

Mexican Corn Salad

With the spring/summer weather approaching, that means a lot of things – being outside more, enjoying the warmer weather, and eating different kinds of foods than what we’ve been eating…

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Roasted Parmesan Garlic Sweet Potatoes

Roasted Parmesan Garlic Sweet Potatoes

I have talked a bit lately about having great lunch options, whether you have the time to throw something easy together or you’re just having leftovers. My go-to lunch as…

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Garlic Parmesan Roasted Broccoli

Garlic Parmesan Roasted Broccoli

I decided it was time to make this broccoli recipe… I’ve had a lot of friends that have raved about this garlic parmesan roasted broccoli dish and how delicious and…

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Babu's baked beans

Babu’s Baked Beans

Around this time of year it’s getting warmer, kids are out of school and holidays are around the corner – which means a summer full of cookouts and gatherings! Now if…

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Irish roasted potatoes

Irish Roasted Potatoes

We all get stuck in the routine of making the same dishes week after week. For me, it’s making the same two side dishes with everything – usually potato wedges…

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sweet potato wedges

Sweet Potato Wedges

One of my absolute favorite side dishes is any kind of sweet potato fries or wedges, so I’m always mixing up some different seasonings and trying out new recipes. These…

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Emily Ness

Sharing a passion for food and fitness to live a healthy lifestyle - with the occasional hint of chocolate.

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