Sides

Side Dishes

 

Delicious side dish recipes for any occasion! A mix of easy sides, vegetable sides, potato sides, and more. Perfect for chicken, steak, bbq, or your next holiday dinner!

Chinese Smashed Cucumber Salad

Chinese Smashed Cucumber Salad is a quick, easy, and refreshing side dish recipe! Made with english cucumbers, fresh ginger & garlic, soy sauce, honey, and red pepper flakes … this Asian inspired dish is crunchy, salty, sweet, spicy, and tangy all at once. A light and bright cold salad perfect […]

Mediterranean Chickpea Couscous Salad

Mediterranean Chickpea Couscous Salad is a healthy and delicious vegetarian recipe! Made with pearl couscous, garbanzo beans, colorful vegetables, and a simple lemon & olive oil dressing … this flavorful dish is light, bright, and perfect for a weeknight dinner or a party side dish. A simple must make recipe […]

Crispy Garlic Parmesan Smashed Potatoes

Crispy Garlic Parmesan Smashed Potatoes are the perfect side dish recipe! Made with baby gold potatoes, fresh garlic cloves, olive oil, and parmesan cheese … these potatoes have crispy edges and soft & fluffy middles. They’re flavorful, oven roasted to golden brown perfection, and delicious! Your new favorite easy & […]

Tortellini Caprese Salad

Tortellini Caprese Salad is the perfect summer side dish for your next picnic, potluck, or party! Made with cheese stuffed tortellini, fresh mozzarella, colorful tomatoes, asparagus, and balsamic glaze … this cold pasta salad can be tossed together in about 30 minutes. It’s quick, easy, and can be enjoyed as […]

Cheesy Au Gratin Potatoes

After years of enjoying different potatoes au gratin recipes, I consider myself somewhat of a professional when it comes to the creamy, cheesy, and delicious dish! My mom always asked my sisters and I what we wanted to be served at Thanksgiving dinner each year and the answer was always […]

Apple Sausage Stuffing

I think we all know that Thanksgiving isn’t really about the turkey. It is about the sides! The carb-loaded delicious side options are truly endless when it comes to the Holiday meal. But one of the most classic dishes, perhaps the queen of the sides, is stuffing. It is one […]

Cobb Salad with Homemade Croutons

I can’t lie to you guys, I only truly enjoy salads if they are absolutely decked out with delicious toppings. Those can be any sort of toppings but I love when they provide a nice mix of color, taste, crunch, and texture. Bonus point if there’s cheese and bacon! And […]

Warm Couscous & Brussels Sprout Salad

I absolutely love Brussels sprouts! If I see them on any menu, you can almost guarantee I am ordering them. They make for the perfect fall recipe or holiday dish too! I decided to combine my love for the vegetable and one of my most popular recipes on the blog, […]

Greek Orzo Pasta Salad

It is truly the summer of pasta salads for me! I love everything about them … they’re easy, delicious, and the flavor combinations are endless. Greek Orzo Pasta Salad is my latest and greatest. It is everything you need in a pasta salad and more! Greek Orzo Pasta Salad is […]

Avocado Corn Salad

Every summer a favorite local restaurant of mine serves a delicious roasted corn salad and every summer I tell myself I can totally make that at home. And I finally did! This Avocado Corn Salad is inspired by that salad and is pretty much an exact replica that you can […]

Easy Italian Pasta Salad

Pasta salads are absolutely perfect for summer! They are fresh, vibrant, colorful, and honestly above all … super easy to make. This Italian Pasta Salad is just that! It is loaded with fresh vegetables, Italian inspired ingredients, and packs a serious flavor punch. Plus it barely requires any effort at […]

Simple Lemon Parmesan Pasta

Spring has sprung my friends! The season of longer and warmer days, blooming flowers, and of course lemon desserts. Now i’ve already shared my absolute favorite sweet lemon treat, my lovely lemon loaf. But I wanted to bring that ultimate spring flavor to a savory recipe too! A Simple Lemon […]