Category: SIDE DISHES

Cinco de Mayo Recipes

Cinco de Mayo Recipes

Cinco de Mayo is just around the corner so I put together a round-up of recipes. I do not about you, but in my house, we love Mexican cuisine. I make it at least once a week. Spicy or non-spicy as long as it got […]

Loaded Mashed Potato Casserole

Loaded Mashed Potato Casserole

Loaded Mashed Potato Casserole, in my opinion, is one of the best side dishes for the holiday season, as well as all year round weeknight dinner dish. I do not make this often. Simply because my family cannot stop eating it until the baking dish […]

Stuffed Cabbage Rolls — Sarma

Stuffed Cabbage Rolls — Sarma

One more old recipe repost because it is winter season, this is comfort food that we love during winter, and you guys kept asking for this recipe. So here is my stuffed cabbage rolls or as we like to call them, Sarma! As much as […]

Sweet Pan Roasted Peppers with Garlic Infused Sauce

Sweet Pan Roasted Peppers with Garlic Infused Sauce

Reposting my old, lost in “translation” recipe. So many of my recipes did not make it when I made a transfer last year so I will be slowly but surely adding them back one by one. I had this pepper dish for a while on […]

Skillet Grilled Tofu over Salad

Skillet Grilled Tofu over Salad

The first time I tried tofu was about 10 years ago, and let me tell you, I was not a big fan. I know now why I was not a big fan. It looked so appetizing like a block of delicious cheese but it didn’t taste like cheese at all, so I started experimenting with different flavors to eat tofu. Right now, I absolutely enjoy tofu. I retained exactly the same unpleasant factual structure of “Yuck!“ when I tried Avocado for the first time or Peanut Butter. I didn’t grow up with those foods. By all means, I believe that we had them around in certain local stores, but I have never, […]

Boiled Potatoes with Butter and Parsley

Boiled Potatoes with Butter and Parsley

What is your favorite way to eat potatoes? I feel like that I don’t have a favorite way. I simply love potatoes. Just like pasta, potatoes are a staple of my household. Potatoes are important in my life and in lives so many people…

Mediterranean Pasta Salad

Mediterranean Pasta Salad

I feel like everyone loves quick, easy and fun pasta recipes? We love this delicious DaVinci Pasta, you can really taste the quality with each bite you take. I have decided to share my recent favorite pasta salad; Mediterranean Pasta Salad. The combination of flavors […]

Creamy Summer Pasta Salad

Creamy Summer Pasta Salad

I have been making a lot of pasta salads lately. I really love how we have so many options and variations that we can create with pasta. This one was one of those pasta salads that reminded me greatly of summers that I used to […]

Butternut Squash, Beans and Onions Over Mixed Greens – Salad

Butternut Squash, Beans and Onions Over Mixed Greens – Salad

 I have been on the salad kick lately, and I absolutely love it. I think this combination of ingredients works pretty well with each other and a nice sour taste from vinaigrette gives you a nice zesty taste which is just perfect for this salad. […]

Scallion-Mushroom Frittata

Scallion-Mushroom Frittata

Easy and delicious breakfast idea. This is one my go-to breakfast, especially when the kids are going to school. PBJ sandwiches or cereals just don’t cut it anymore. With that being said, this kind of breakfast is perfect to wake them up and prepare for a long school day. […]