Category Archive: Sides/Vegetables

Broccoli, Bacon & Toasted Almond Salad

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This is a light and refreshing broccoli salad made without any mayo! I cut back on the amount of sugar and have to admit that I doubled the amount of bacon – but before you think I went overboard on bacon let me tell you that I still only used 2 slices of bacon! Ha, …

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Potato Salad with Peas

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We are not big on traditional potato salad but we do enjoy this unconventional version. It has a vinegar based dressing that is light and delicious. You can adjust the amount of sugar to suit your personal taste. I go with a lot less sugar than the recipe calls for because we tend to like …

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Favorite Summer Recipes

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Today is the big move for son David. He was a little shocked at just how much stuff he has as we started to stack it in the garage in preparation for loading the truck this morning. To make things easier for moving day and a busy week ahead we did some big batch cooking over the …

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Easy Roasted Vegetables

Roasted Veggies

Good Monday morning to you! Hope you had an awesome weekend and are ready for the week ahead. If you need a really easy side dish I have just the recipe for you. Katy reminded me about this delicious recipe that I have been making for at least 6 years. It’s one of her favorites …

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Moroccan Roasted Vegetables / Weighing In Week 18 On The 17 Day Diet

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A couple weeks ago I had this vegetable dish that our friend Greg made and it was love at first bite! Everyone at the table ooh-ed and aah-ed as soon as they tasted this unusual roasted vegetable dish. It’s not your typical onion, garlic olive oil combo. No, this roasted vegetable dish is a slightly …

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