Side Dishes · Snacks & Appetizers

Pico de Gallo with Cabbage

You wouldn't think that after all of the Mexican-style foods I've shared here, that going out to a-real sit-down-with-real-silverware-restaurant that we would choose a Mexican restaurant. But we did and it was so good! We ordered our favorite chile relleno combination dinners. We finally learned that it works best for us to have one of… Continue reading Pico de Gallo with Cabbage

Sheet Pan Meals · Side Dishes

Parmesan & Mozzarella Baked Tomatoes

This quick & easy side dish is a perfect transition from summer to fall.

Quick & Easy Meals · Side Dishes

Cauliflower “Macaroni and Cheese”

This recipe is by far my favorite Keto recipe. Even if you aren't doing Keto, this dish is amazing! I would choose it over regular mac and cheese every single time. In all of it's cheesy goodness, it tastes just like a good mac and cheese should taste. Starting with frozen cauliflower florets, makes it… Continue reading Cauliflower “Macaroni and Cheese”

Diet · Side Dishes · Snacks & Appetizers

Black Bean Salsa with Corn

I'd love this stuff even if I wasn't eating Low Carb! Black Bean Salsa is a healthy snack dip when served with fried pork skins or a wonderful side dish to serve in place of coleslaw with grilled chicken sandwiches. Skip the bun for low carb. The fact that it only takes a few minutes… Continue reading Black Bean Salsa with Corn

Sheet Pan Meals · Side Dishes

Roasted Garlic Parmesan Broccoli

I was looking for new side dish ideas, when I discovered roasted vegetables last year. They are so easy to make, and taste so much better than steamed or boiled vegetables. My favorites are the vegetables roasted with garlic and Parmesan cheese. We didn't use Parmesan cheese much until several months ago, except for the can… Continue reading Roasted Garlic Parmesan Broccoli