Roasted Carrots

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These Roasted Carrots are a fabulously simple and quick way to a another healthy side to any meal.   It feels so wonderful to make a quick dish that turns out so fantastic.  These roasted carrots are that dish!  It leaves you wishing you made a double batch.  My husband was picking them off the baking sheetClick to Continue Reading

Chickpea Corn Salad

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This Chickpea Corn Salad is loaded with delicious fresh ingredients. The flavors from roasted pecans, cilantro, and feta leaves everyone wanting more. I cooked up a batch of dry chickpeas last week again to make some more roasted chickpeas for our camping trip. I had a few cups left over so I decided to makeClick to Continue Reading

Roasted Corn Orzo Pasta Salad


This Roasted Corn Orzo Pasta Salad has loads of delicious flavors from simply adding fresh basil and garlic along with a fabulous light sauce. Always a hit at any get-together. This is another incredibly simple side dish to make and wow anyone who eats it. I love the flavor that sauteing garlic and then roastingClick to Continue Reading

Ginger Sesame Slaw

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This Ginger Sesame Slaw has simply exquisite taste. Serve along side of grilled chicken for a perfect healthy meal. If you are like me, there is nothing better than a fabulous recipe that is so extremely simple and quick and healthy. This Ginger Sesame Slaw is one of those and has that “something special” taste. Click to Continue Reading

Pesto Zucchini Spaghetti

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This Pesto Zucchini Spaghetti is a fabulous low-carb, healthy meal that your whole family will enjoy. I finally bought a vegetable spiralizer! Why have I waited so long? I love this little gadget! With the garden planting happening this weekend, I can’t wait for the eating of loads of zucchini and summer squash in aClick to Continue Reading

Sauteed Spinach with Garlic

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A simple classic side dish, this sauteed spinach with garlic is a perfect healthy addition any meal. This is another one of those side dishes that you can’t get enough of.  It’s hardly a recipe either.  Sauteed spinach with garlic is a staple in our house weekly. Simply add the garlic and coconut oil orClick to Continue Reading

Simple Baked Cabbage

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This simple baked cabbage is ridiculously amazing. The coconut oil, garlic and pepper crisp nicely for a wonderful new way to make a healthy side dish. Have you ever thought of baking cabbage? I never, ever thought of doing it to be honest. Until I saw it in my Martha Stewart Living magazine last month!Click to Continue Reading

Roasted Green Beans

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These roasted green beans are so simple and delicious. Add them to any meal as a limitless healthy side . I have snapped my share of green beans in my life. It was a typical thing to do at my Grandparents house before any family meal. I have to say, by the way, that myClick to Continue Reading

Crunchy Baked Cauliflower

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This Crunchy Baked Cauliflower is a healthy little addition to dinner or a fabulous snack too. Simply coated with panko and egg and baked to perfection. My love of cauliflower has grown so much in the past year. It’s hard to imagine that less than a year ago when I made Roasted Balsamic Cauliflower wasClick to Continue Reading

Parmesan Garlic Spaghetti Squash

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Simple and delicious, this Parmesan Garlic Spaghetti Squash adds a fabulous low-carb option to a healthy dinner. Finding new and different side dishes that are simple and delicious make me squeal with happiness. This Parmesan Garlic Spaghetti Squash is one of those. It’s another fabulous low-carb substitute for pasta, rice or potatoes. It’s mild inClick to Continue Reading