Vegetables, Salads & Sides

  • Arugula Salad

    If you ever see a salad green referred to as “rocket,” it’s simply another name for arugula.  It ...

  • Baked Asparagus

  • Black Bean, Corn & Avocado Salad

    This salad is delicious served with the Carne Asada recipe you will find here.  It is also very good ...

  • BLT Salad with Spicy Ranch Dressing

    I Love BLT's.  They are one of my favorite sandwiches.  So for me, this salad is the perfect fit without ...

  • Broccoli Rabe with Garlic

    Broccoli Rabe or Rapini is a green cruciferous vegetable. The edible parts are the leaves, buds, and ...

  • Chicken & Black Bean Fajita Salad

    Who says salads can't be a great choice for a winter meal?  This heartwarming salad is just what is ...

  • Cocoa Roasted Cauliflower

    This has quickly become one of my favorite comfort foods.  Yes, cauliflower!  Especially when it's ...

  • Creamy Herbed Chicken Salad

    Sometimes it is worth going the extra mile to make a dish and this is one of those dishes.  There is ...

  • Creamy Southern Style Potato Salad

    I grew up in Eastern Kentucky and Southern Potato Salad was a side dish that was on almost every summer ...

  • Fall Roasted Vegetables

    This uniquely beautiful assortment of fall vegetables (with a bit of spring thrown in) are just as appealing ...

  • Fried Green Tomatoes

    Fried Green Tomatoes are a southern favorite.  I have eaten these since childhood.  I have made a ...

  • Garden Cole Slaw

    This creamy, slightly tangy, side dish is not only delicious it has many health benefits as well. Cabbage ...

  • Garlicky Sautéed Kale

    Of all the super healthy greens, kale is the king.  It is definitely one of the healthiest and most ...

  • Grilled Caesar Salad with San Marzano Tomatoes

    This is a fantastic summer salad, and incredibly quick and easy.  The romaine's leaves char slightly, ...

  • Hearty Earthy Kale Salad

    With Kale growing in abundance in my winter Florida garden, I have found many uses for this wonderful ...

  • Italian Style Cauliflower

    Cauliflower is a member of the cruciferous family of vegetables.  This family includes cabbage, broccoli, ...

  • Mediterranean Inspired Salad

    A salad need be anything but boring using a wide variety of add-ins.  As well, you can enhance the ...

  • Mediterranean Quinoa Salad with Chicken

    This is one of my favorite quinoa dishes.  It is so filling and satisfying.  This dish can be served ...

  • Orzo with Basil Pesto Dressing & Arugula Salad

    Orzo, also risoni, is a form of short-cut pasta, shaped like a large grain of rice. Orzo can be served ...

  • Pan Roasted Brussel Sprouts

    This is my favorite way to eat brussel sprouts.  I love the char of the thin outer covering. Brussels ...

  • Pan Seared Black & Blue Salad

    This is one of my favorite salads and my favorite method to cook a steak!  The favors of the charred ...

  • Rosemary & Garlic Oven Potatoes

    I love potatoes, even more so, I love quick and easy potatoes.  This recipe calls for leaving the skin ...

  • Skillet Cod & Summer Vegetables

    This flavor-packed summer dish is just what is needed on a hot summer's day.  You can serve this as ...

  • Skillet Garlicky Green Beans

    My choice for quick-flash frying, sautéing, and baking is the iron skillet.  This old-fashioned cookware ...

  • Spiced Beef Taco Wraps with Guacamole

    Crisp lettuce leaves spread with creamy guacamole, topped with spicy beef, cool cabbage, fresh tomato, ...