Side Dish

Zoodle Shoestring Nests, Baked or Fried

Zoodle Shoestring Nests, Baked or Fried

Nothing more awesome than saying zoooooodles! Well, except maybe making them. Zoooooodles! Zoodle Shoestring Nests, Baked or Fried  Serves/ Yield: 4-6 Prep Time: 5 minutes Cook/ Assembly Time: 20 minutes Total Time: 25 minutes   Ingredients: 2 spiralized zucchini (zoodles) 1 egg, beaten 1/3 c. […]

Roasted Japanese Eggplants

Roasted Japanese Eggplants

Beautiful regal purple Japanese eggplants appeared in our co-op veggie box this week They were long and slender and I crossed my fingers that they weren’t as seedy as regular eggplant.  Weird, I know, but the hubs doesn’t like the traditional kind.  So, blessed be, […]

June is a good time for pumpkin.  It’s always a good time for Pumpkin,…Savory Spiced-Pumpkin Soufflés

June is a good time for pumpkin.  It’s always a good time for Pumpkin,…Savory Spiced-Pumpkin Soufflés

Pumpkins before fall.  What?! It’s always a good time for pumpkin.  But, if you’re not feeling it just swing back by in October…you know like everybody else.  I kid, I kid! This is a souffle for the Whole 30.  It is not sweet.  There is […]

Hasselback Potatoes

Hasselback Potatoes

I like potatoes, my kids like potatoes, we all like potatoes.  Potatoes are versatile but they can still get a little boring.  Hasselback potatoes are a way of mixing things up. Since they are potatoes they are quite forgiving by nature and taste so enjoy, […]

Tostones (a.k.a. a little Latin heaven)

Tostones (a.k.a. a little Latin heaven)

What can be said for tostones that they don’t say for themselves? Fried, salty, sweet goodness.  These seriously ring a lot of bells.  Let’s just get right to it, but if you want something a little more try a dollop of Pineapple Guacamole on top.  […]

Spicy Sweet Potato Fries

Spicy Sweet Potato Fries

You know what the Internet has a lot of?  Yes, cat memes, but also Sweet Potato fry recipes.  I think the moral of this story is it’s gonna be pretty hard to screw these up.  And, if they’re not to your liking try, try again…and […]

Seriously Delicious Onion Rings

Seriously Delicious Onion Rings

That’s what I’m talking about! These are amazing.  I like the coconut oil for frying because the sweet flavor naturally goes with onions but you could fry these is whatever makes your pan pop. Are they kid friendly? Depends on your kid.  My three-year-old was […]

Cocotte de Légumes  (it’s Vegetables y’all)

Cocotte de Légumes  (it’s Vegetables y’all)

The French are not afraid of vegetables and this recipe c’est magnifique. Minestrone soups never rated highly in my world (perhaps because a French person never made me any…).  A hearty beef stew with chunks of veggies generally falls into the meh category.  So, my […]