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Side Dish

You know what a great main dish needs? A great side dish recipe! Here you’ll find all kinds of side dishes to serve with your meals. Rosemary and Garlic Roasted Potatoes are really popular in our house during the winter. During the summer, everyone loves The Best Classic Potato Salad (Kevin’s Grandma Cookie’s recipe). For more ideas, you can also check out the side salads and vegetables.

Apple Stuffed Acorn Squash

This Apple Stuffed Acorn Squash is a great healthy side dish to accompany your Thanksgiving meal. Learn how to make stuffed squash, how to make stuffed squash ahead of time, and many other tips for this recipe! Save this Stuffed Acorn Squash Recipe to Pinterest! What will you be enjoying this year at Thanksgiving? Do …

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How to Make Pickled Vegetables

This quick pickled vegetables recipe is so easy – no cooking required! These Vietnamese Bahn Mi inspired vegetables are a great addition to sandwiches, lettuce wraps, and more. Come learn how simple it is to make these quick and easy Asian pickles. We made this recipe for quick picked vegetables several times over the summer …

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The Best Classic Potato Salad - Grandma Cookie Potato Salad Recipe - Mayo Potato Salad recipe

The Best Classic Potato Salad

Summer Potlucks and BBQs don’t seem complete without a big bowl of this Classic Potato Salad. Creamy mayo, celery, onion, hard-boiled eggs, and of course plenty of potatoes make up this recipe.In our family’s opinion, it is simply the best potato salad! Save this Classic Potato Salad Recipe to Pinterest! Labor Day is just around …

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Acorn Squash Recipe for Thanksgiving - Apple Cider Roasted Squash with Rosemary

Apple Cider Roasted Squash

This Apple Cider Roasted Squash is a great, easy acorn squash side dish to prepare all winter long, but it’s especially great for Thanksgiving! Save this recipe for Apple Cider Roasted Squash to Pinterest! Apple Cider Roasted Squash Recipe This is my last Thanksgiving recipe that I’m going to share for this year. Then, I’m …

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Italian Mixed Greens Salad with Prosciutto and Lemon Dijion Vinaigrette

This is the perfect salad to pair with homemade pizza night! A mix of arugula, radicchio and baby kale is tossed with a simple lemon Dijon vinaigrette and topped with crispy prosciutto and fresh shaved parmesan. Save this recipe for Italian Mixed Greens Salad with Prosciutto and Lemon Dijion Vinaigrette to Pinterest! Early last fall I …

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Chopped lettuce, heirloom baby tomatoes, plenty of bacon, bleu cheese, and cubes of toasted bread make up this Bleu Cheese BLT Salad, a fun take on a classic BLT.

Bleu Cheese BLT Salad

Chopped lettuce, heirloom baby tomatoes, plenty of bacon, bleu cheese, and cubes of toasted bread make up this Bleu Cheese BLT Salad, a fun take on a classic BLT. I’ve partnered with Litehouse to create a summertime salad. Kevin and I just spent the last several days working on our backyard landscaping. We hired out …

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Cilantro Lime Kale Slaw

Kale, purple cabbage, carrot, and red bell pepper are tossed with a jalapeño lime vinaigrette for a healthy Mexican inspired Cilantro Lime Kale Slaw. Click HERE to save this recipe for Cilantro Lime Kale Slaw! Creating This Kale Slaw I always think that it would be fun to have a Cinco de Mayo dinner party …

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Cream Cheese Chive Duchess Potatoes

Cream Cheese Chive Duchess Potatoes are delicious, individually portioned mounds of mashed potatoes that have been baked. Inside, they’re creamy and fluffy while the outside is beautifully golden and crisp. Save these Cream Cheese Chive Duchess Potatoes to Pinterest! Easy Duchess Potatoes Recipe We’re in our new house now! I just had to put that out …

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Creamy Jalapeño BBQ Coleslaw recipe

Creamy Jalapeño BBQ Coleslaw

Your typical BBQ Coleslaw gets a makeover with the addition of jalapeño for just a touch of heat for your tastebuds! It’s a little funny to me that I’ve been writing on Good Life Eats for so many years and I haven’t ever posted a classic coleslaw recipe. I’ve posted Cilantro Lime Broccoli Slaw and a Cilantro-Lime …

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Smokey Grilled Sweet Potato Wedges

Smokey Grilled Sweet Potato Fries

These Smokey Grilled Sweet Potato Fries are full of flavor. They’re super simple to whip up and contain only 4 ingredients! Save this recipe for Smokey Grilled Sweet Potatoes to Pinterest! Sweet potatoes don’t have to just be a recipe for Thanksgiving. That said, who doesn’t love a big pile of marshmallow-covered sweet potatoes aside …

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Cilantro Lime Broccoli Slaw

This Cilantro Lime Broccoli Slaw is  a tasty side dish to accompany any Mexican inspired meal. Pre-packaged shredded broccoli, carrots, red cabbage are tossed with jalapeño, lime, red onion, and red bell pepper for a refreshing side salad. Mexican food, especially of the Tex-Mex variety, is one of my favorite foods to eat. I seriously don’t think …

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