How to Make Poutine at Home (Americanized version)

I’m sharing how to make poutine at home as part of a sponsored conversation with Mom Central Consulting and McCain Foods. I received a sample to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item as a thank-you for participating. The one thing that everyone can agree on in my home is that they love […]

Onion Recipe: Baked Pearl Onions Au Gratin Recipe

This onion recipe is the perfect cool weather recipe.  I knew this was the recipe I needed to make when Birds Eye sent me coupons to try out some of their vegetables.  While I was very familiar with their frozen broccoli, cauliflower and mixed vegetables, I had never tried Birds Eye Pearl Onions.This post may […]

Aeolian Salad – Insalata Eoliana – A Delicious Fresh Summer Salad

The Aeolian Islands are a group of islands that are to the north of Sicily. This Aeolian Salad is a popular recipe from that region.  While many people bring pasta salads and potato salads to summer picnics and barbecues, I prefer vegetable salads because they are lower in carbohydrates. A big helping of pasta or […]

Homemade Coleslaw Recipe That’s Very Easy to Make

My homemade coleslaw recipe is one that I look forward to each spring.  We often enjoy it for our Easter dinner as a side dish and then again in the summer when it’s time for cookouts and barbecues. While some people choose to buy coleslaw already prepared, my homemade coleslaw recipe tastes far better than […]

Pumpkin Corn Bread Recipe for Thanksgiving Celebrations

You are going to love this pumpkin corn bread recipe! Two of my favorite harvest time crops are pumpkins and corn.  Corn bread is popular in the colder weather in our house and is a wonderful addition to a meal of chili, a hearty soup or even an omelet.  We often have cornbread and fresh […]

Parmesan Rosemary Mashed Potatoes Recipe

This post may be sponsored. Post contains affiliate links. I may be compensated if you make a purchase using my link. Parmesan Rosemary Mashed Potatoes Recipe Now that the weather is cooler here in Vermont, I’ve begun making more roasts in the oven.  One of my favorite side dishes to have with a roast is […]

Tzatziki Recipe: Chilled cucumber yogurt dip

This post may be sponsored. Post contains affiliate links. I may be compensated if you make a purchase using my link. Tzatziki recipe Tzatziki Recipe: Chilled cucumber yogurt dip Save Recipe Print Recipe My Recipes My Lists My Calendar Ingredients1 (16 oz) carton plain Greek yogurt3 small cucumbers, peeled, seeded & diced small (1 1/2 […]

How to Make Pan Cooked Beet Greens for the Holidays

I love greens of all sorts but pan cooked beet greens are one of my favorite vegetable side dishes. During the holidays (or any busy time of year), I look for easy vegetable sides. I don’t want to have to spend 45 minutes getting the vegetables ready for dinner. So while butternut squash and sweet potatoes […]