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Baked not Fried..these Sweet Potato Fries are crazy good! Serve with Chili Cilantro Sour Cream…YUM!!! Ingredients: 2 large Sweet Potatoes… cut in large matchsticks approx. 1/4″ x 2″ 2 tbsp. Olive Oil 2 tsp. Salt 1 tsp. ground Cumin 1 tsp. Chili Powder 1 tsp. Paprika 1 tsp. freshly ground Black Pepper 1/2 tsp. Cayenne… or to taste […]

Broccoli is usually the forgotten vegetable..probably because it’s a little boring 🙁 This recipe will change your mind! How delicious does this look?! Ingredients: 1 large head Fresh Broccoli…cut into spears 3 tbsp. Olive Oil Kosher Salt to taste 1/2 cup Panko Bread Crumbs 1 cup sharp Cheddar Cheese…grated 1 bunch Scallions…sliced thin Nutmeg…just a pinch […]

 These delicious potatoes are perfect for parties….a side dish for dinner …add sour cream and some chives as a start to a delicious meal!! Sometimes…simple is best 🙂 Ingredients: 12 to 15 Baby Red or Yellow potatoes 2-3/4 tsp. Kosher Salt 1/2 cup extra-virgin Olive Oil Directions:

These Creamy…Decadent Mashed Potatoes are spectacular!! Mascarpone is the secret ingredient 😉 Ingredients: 6 Idaho or Russet Potatoes… peeled and quartered 1/4 cup fresh Chives…chopped 4 oz. Mascarpone Cheese 1 tsp. Salt… plus more for cooking potatoes 1 cup Milk… warm Directions:

Butternut Squash is everywhere this time of year. So delicious and can be made so many ways! Roasted in the oven to bring out it’s natural flavors is one of my favorites 🙂 Ingredients: 3 cups Butternut Squash… 3/4-inch-diced… peeled 4 medium Shallots…peeled and quartered 2 tbsp.extra-virgin Olive Oil 1 tsp. fresh Rosemary…  chopped 1 tsp. Kosher […]

I love Potatoes any which way! 🙂 Since we’re trying to eat healthier…these are made in the oven instead of fried in Butter or Bacon Fat 😉 Ingredients: 2 1/2 lbs. Red skinned Potatoes 3 tbsp. extra-virgin Olive Oil 1 Green Bell Pepper… seeded and chopped 1 medium Onion… chopped or sliced 1 tbsp. Grill or […]

Lentils add lots of Flavor and Protein to all kinds of dishes… from soups to salads to easy sides. 🙂 These herbed Lentils are a perfect side dish! Ingredients: 1 cup French Lentils 2 cups Water or Stock 2 tbsp. Olive Oil 2 tbsp.  Shallots…diced 3 cups Baby Spinach Leaves 1 cup  Grape Tomatoes…halved 1/4 cup  fresh […]

Looking for the perfect Potato side dish? Look no further…this is amazingly delicious!! Ingredients: 3 tbsp. Unsalted Butter… melted 3 tbsp. extra-virgin Olive Oil 4 lbs. Russet Potatoes… peeled 4 Shallots… thickly sliced lengthwise 1/2 – 1 tsp. Red Pepper Flakes (optional) 8 sprigs Thyme Coarse Salt…to taste Directions: Preheat oven to 375 degrees. In a small bowl.. […]

Potatoes are awesome as a side or a munchie 🙂 These are simple to make! Ingredients: 1 lb. Fingerling Potatoes… thinly sliced lengthwise (about 1/8-inch thick) 3 tbs. Olive Oil 2 large Shallots… sliced 1/4-inch thick…opened into individual rings 2 tsp. fresh Rosemary … chopped Kosher Salt & ground Black Pepper Directions:

Sweet Potatoes & Brussels Sprouts add amazing flavor to this tasty side dish 😉 Ingredients: 4 tbsp. extra-virgin Olive Oil.. divided 1 medium Onion,..chopped 1 medium red or yellow Bell Pepper.. chopped 2 cups sliced Mushrooms (8 ounces) 1 tbsp. minced Garlic 1/2 tsp. Salt plus a pinch, divided 1/2 tsp. freshly ground Pepper plus a […]