Side Dishes

Cowboy Stew Slower Cooker Beans {accidentally vegan}

Today I’m sharing my recipe for Cowboy Stew, sometimes called Calico Beans or Cowboy Casserole. My extended family makes the… Continue reading »

Cardamom Citrus Salad

A few weeks ago my husband’s aunt and uncle were hosting a casual family dinner while my husband’s grandmother was… Continue reading »

Spinach and Fruit Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette (accidentally vegan)

You guys, have you seen that huge glowing orb in the sky?!? I forget what it’s called, but it’s, like,… Continue reading »

Baked Macaroni and Cheese

It’s a cold one here in Minneapolis, which makes it the perfect time for comfort food!! I’m a huge fan… Continue reading »

Vegetarian Mexican Salad (or Cowboy Caviar Dip)

I’ve mentioned before that we moved into a new house last summer. Overall, I love everything inch of the new… Continue reading »

Breakfast Enchiladas

While trying to figure out what kind of brunch masterpiece I was going to impress everyone with, I decided that… Continue reading »

Vegetarian Cheesy Hash Brown Casserole

After my grandpa passed away we stopped doing a big extended family Thanksgiving, so my mum started doing a smaller… Continue reading »

Quick and Easy Cranberry Sauce

Every year, I put home made jellied cranberry sauce into an elaborate mold for our friends thanksgiving, and every year, … Continue reading »

Famous Minnesota Grape Salad

You may remember that a few weeks ago, the internet was abuzz over a New York Times piece called The… Continue reading »

Basic Corn Bread

OK, is it just me, or is a good chili just not complete without a good cornbread at its side??… Continue reading »