Category: Side Dishes

Cheddar Vegetable Au Gratin

Cheddar Vegetable Au Gratin is one of those deliciously flavorful cheesy vegetable casseroles that are the perfect side dish for any time of the year. Combining Broccoli, cauliflower, carrots, and tons of creamy cheese sauce, […]

Broccoli Alfredo Rice

Are you looking for a simple homemade, deliciously creamy, side dish for Broccoli and Rice packed with flavor, that doesn’t require a ton of work? Broccoli Alfredo Rice is one of those dishes that fit all those […]

Spanakopita – Greek Spinach Pie

Spanakopita – Greek Spinach Pie is a flavorful savory pie filled with spinach, eggs, and feta. This delicious spinach and feta pie is an iconic Greek dish that can be enjoyed as a starter for […]

Air-fryer Parmesan Fingerling Potatoes

Fabulously crisp Air-fryer Parmesan Fingerling Potatoes are a flavorful, healthy, and a delicious way of making one of our families favorite sides.  Made with fingerling potatoes, Parmesan cheese, Rosemary, olive oil, garlic, lemon zest, and freshly […]

Provencal Vegetable Tian

The remarkable looking Provençal Vegetable Tian is definitely a super simple showstopper you can make to impress your family and friends alike; made with organic garden fresh vegetables such as; zucchini, vibrant yellow squash, tender purple […]

Creamy Crab Salad

Creamy Crab Salad is one of the most delicious yet easiest semi-homemade salads you’ll ever have the pleasure of making. For years this creamy crab salad has been my secret go-to recipe for impromptu gatherings with friends and family members […]

Israeli Couscous Salad

Israeli Couscous Salad is one of those salads you can pretty much enjoy year around, combining simple ingredients such as Israeli Couscous, chickpeas, tomatoes, minced garlic, fresh parsley, roasted red peppers, red onion, kosher salt, ground black […]

Orzo Salad with Apples and Cranberries {Fall Harvest Orzo Salad}

Orzo Salad with Apples and Cranberries {Fall Harvest Orzo Salad} is a simple deliciously Fall inspired Salad that is perfect for the holidays and family gathering this season. Made with chilled Ozro, crisp gala apples, dried […]

Spicy Asian-Style Broccoli

Spicy Asian-Style Broccoli is a deliciously simple dish made from broccoli spears tossed with soy sauce thinly sliced fresh garlic, soy sauce, chili pepper flakes, sweet rice vinegar, sesame oil, and a hint of brown […]

Steakhouse-Style Mushrooms in Wine Sauce

Steakhouse-Style Mushrooms in Wine Sauce is a delicious, simple, easy to make the side dish that takes very little time to prepare. Made with dry red wine, garlic, unsalted butter, and simply seasoned with kosher salt, […]

French Wines, Cheeses, Salad, and Vegetable Tian Recipe

There are a few things I look forward to in the summer; hot summer days, cool summer nights, and Bastille Day. Bastille Day is the common name given to the French National Day, which is […]

Memphis-Style Coleslaw

Memphis-Style Coleslaw hits the most important notes when it comes to taste and texture slightly tart, sweet, creamy, oh so crunchy—there’s so much to love when it comes to Memphis-Style Coleslaw. Made with pure Southern-Style […]

Roasted Rainbow Carrots with Honey and Lime

Roasted Rainbow Carrots with Honey Lime are not only gorgeous but colorfully tempting to any organic carrot lover. The slightly different taste of each color these vibrant colored beauties are amazing. This wonderful flavor only intensifies […]

Panzanella With Mozzarella and Herbs

It’s tomato season, my favorite time to pick perfectly ripe, taut and juicy tomato specimens right off the vine. However, there is always a few overripe, extremely juicy counterparts hanging out among the bunch. Panzanella With Mozzarella […]

Sour Cream and Dill Potato Salad

Sour Cream and Dill Potato Salad is one of the Easiest potato salads ever. Made with small new potatoes, spring onions, pimentos, sour cream, mayonnaise,  and fresh dill weed from the herb garden. No summer gathering is […]

Southern-Style Bean Salad

This sweet yet Tangy Southern-Style Bean Salad is the perfect side dish for potlucks, Church gatherings, and family picnics. It’s a super easy recipe to make; combining fresh flash steamed green beans, kidney beans, black-eyed […]

Southern Baked Bean and Ground Beef Casserole

Southern Baked Bean and Ground Beef Casserole is another iconic Southern covered dish our family loves to share at family functions, Church Potlucks, picnics and even on some of the spring and summer Holiday gatherings. This […]

Purple Potato Salad Recipe

This vibrant looking Purple Potato Salad is Easy to make and deliciously gorgeous to look at on the dinner table; made from a spectacular tasting colorful medley of small purple potatoes, new potatoes, small red […]

Lemony Italian Pasta Salad

Lemony Italian Pasta Salad is a quintessential salad recipe to have this spring combining Rigatoni pasta noodles, pepperoni, ham, grape tomatoes, red onions, quality black olives, green olives, sliced sweet peppers, Romano cheese, and a […]

Shrimp and Berry Salad with Avocados

Shrimp and Berry Salad with Avocados is a super simple, addictive,  deliciously, healthy, lunch or light dinner idea you can readily make in no time flat with fresh ingredients such as crisp romaine lettuce, succulent gulf […]

BROCCOLI APPLE SALAD

Crisp broccoli, Pink lady apples, celery, cranberries, raisins, shredded carrots, and sunflower seeds come together to make an amazing salad with delicious flavors and various textures. The creamy dressing on top makes this Broccoli Apple […]

Fruit and Quinoa Salad with Yogurt Dressing

Healthy Fruit and Quinoa Salad with Yogurt Dressing is a perfectly healthy, colorful, spring salad that combines tricolor organic quinoa, fresh organic fruit such as raspberries, blackberries, strawberries, kiwi, Hass avocados, mint leaves and creamy delicious […]

Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Bacon and Balsamic

Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Bacon and Balsamic is so simple and delicious it’s almost ridiculous. The ingredient list is minimal Brussel sprouts, red onions, smoky bacon, olive oil, honey, and sweet balsamic. You can easily […]

POTATO SALAD WITH ARUGULA, PEAS, & DILL

Potato Salad with Arugula, Peas, and Dill is a fantastic potato salad perfect for any season; made with sliced Red Potatoes, Peppery Arugula, Red Onions, Feta cheese, Sweet Peas, garden Fresh Dill weed,  dressed in […]

WALDORF CHICKEN SALAD RECIPE

Waldorf Chicken Salad recipe is a delicious update to the original New York’s Waldorf-Astoria Hotel’s recipe for Waldorf Salad combining Dukes mayonnaise, Greek Plain yogurt, lemon juice, diced chicken breast, Honeycrisp apples, seedless  sliced Globe grapes, […]

Copycat Crab Casserole from Hunan Chinese Buffet

Copycat Crab Casserole from Hunan Chinese Buffet is a combination of crabmeat, cabbage, celery, sweet red bell peppers, mild cheddar cheese, cream cheese, sour cream, mayo, soy sauce, freshly squeezed lemon juice, and a touch of […]

Easy to Make Pierogi Lasagna Rolls

Easy to Make Pierogi Lasagna Rolls are for those of us housewives that do not look forward to spending hours in the kitchen making Old Fashioned Polish Pierogies but enjoy the delicious taste of a […]

Chicken and Berry Salad

Chicken and Berry Salad is an amazing way to wrap up summer with a beautiful bang. It’s so simple and budget-friendly to make this amazing salad combining leftover Mojito Chicken or any of your favorite […]

Mexican-Style Creamed Corn

Mexican-Style Creamed Corn is the perfect simple to make,  almost foolproof side dish for almost any meal you enjoy corn with, combining a deliciously sweet, freshly picked, organic corn on the cob, rich heavy cream, […]

Cajun-Style Crispy Onion Rings

This delicious recipe for Cajun-Style Crispy Onion Rings are proudly featured on slapyamama.com they’re so damn good! You’ll seriously love how easy it is to make these Cajun-Style Crispy Onion Rings. If you enjoy a good […]