Archive for category Side Dishes

Curried Sweet Potato Fries (BAKED!)

Ingredients 1 large sweet potato, peeled, sliced into medium sized pieces 1 tablespoon oil (melted coconut oil, or another oil of your choice) 1 egg white slightly beaten 1/2 – 1 teaspoon curry powder (to your taste) 1/2 teaspoon black pepper 1/4 teaspoon salt Directions Preheat oven to 425 degrees. Mix curry powder, salt, and [...]

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Spanish ‘Rice’ and Chicken Wraps

So today, like everyday, I asked my husband what he wanted me to make for dinner. As usual, he says ‘chicken, rice, veggies’. Hmm.. Helpful. He has been on a health kick as of late (has lost an amazing 38 pounds so far) and has been interested in trying new food. We recently tried making [...]

Baked Zucchini Chips

This is another great recipe found through pinterest! My zucchini ‘hating’ hubby gobbled these up…. They are that good! Ingredients 1/4 cup breadcrumbs 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese (optional, but yummy!) 1/8 tsp black pepper 1/2 cup whole wheat flour 1 cup cold milk 1 tsp apple cider vinegar 2 1/2 cups sliced zucchini (about [...]

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(OMG) Roasted Broccoli

Yes…. OMG! How have I gone this far in life without tasting this deliciousness? Thanks to Pinterest, I have discovered roasted broccoli. Genius. I swear, try it tomorrow and make more than you think you’ll need. You will not be sorry! I can’t wait to try this with cauliflower! Ingredients Head of broccoli ‘a bit’ [...]

Smashed Potatoes

This is the side dish that I served with my Christmas ham this year. I didn’t want to do the standard mashed or scalloped potatoes, and these looked ‘interesting’, and had the roasted potato flavor that I love. Best of all, it was very quick and easy! Ingredients Small nugget potatoes (3-4 per person, depending [...]

Yorkshire Pudding

Growing up we had Yorkshire Pudding almost every Sunday… along with the roast beef, potatoes and veggies – a traditional ‘Sunday dinner’. I was a very picky eater (sorry mum!) and the only thing I ate willingly were these golden, warm, soft, and delicious yorkshires. Mmm… I made these yesterday along with a roast and [...]

Veggies with Cheese Sauce

Ingredients Cauliflower flourettes Broccoli flourettes 1 1/2 cups milk (I use 1%) 1 tbsp butter 1 tbsp corn starch 1 cup shredded cheese (cheddar, hospital jack, adiposity swiss – whatever you like best) Salt and pepper or other herbs to taste – optional Directions Steam your veggies either in a steamer, in a pot with [...]

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