Side Dishes

Fancy Corn on the Cob

  For my mom’s birthday we went to a great restaurant, and one of the best things we ate was something on the menu called “Street Corn”.  I have been craving it ever since, so decided to try to recreate it at home.  This recipe comes very close.  My daughter, who recommended the restaurant, and
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Pesto Rolls

Have you ever noticed that some magazines describe certain recipes as weeknight recipes or weekend recipes?  I have always steered clear of weeknight recipes because I thought that meant they didn’t taste as good.  I’m not sure why I thought that, but I did.  Recently, it dawned on me that maybe they label some recipes
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Blue Cheese Coleslaw

My mom and I ate lunch at a local grocery store that serves delicious sandwiches in their deli (Sprouts is the name of the store) the other day.  When I went up to pay for the sandwiches, I grabbed a side of coleslaw to go with it.  It ended up to be blue cheese coleslaw with
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My New Favorite Salad

Because of the new year starting, I have been reflecting on my cooking goals for the year.  One of them is to find delicious new recipes for homemade salad dressing.  When I made homemade dressing last year, it was so much better than store-bought, I knew it would be hard to go back to bottled
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Sweet Potato Fries

As soon as I saw this recipe I knew I would have to try it.  It is a recipe from Ina Garten, and every dish I have made from her has been amazing.  This one is no exception. A lot of the local fast food chains are starting to carry sweet potato fries around here, and
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