Side Dishes

Fried Green Tomatoes

Fried Green Tomatoes

Fried Green Tomatoes How many of you have ever had Fried Green Tomatoes?  Raise your hands!  Yup. Lots of you. Me too. Do you like them?  I’m not crazy about them, but I’ll eat them if they’re put in front of me. They have a […]

Mashed Potato Cakes

Mashed Potato Cakes

Mashed Potato Cakes As you all have seen, the Depression Era brought about lots of recipes. Some of them are really good and others were made out of necessity and weren’t that good. Finding any kind of history behind this recipe was hard. All I […]

Chuckwagon Beans

Chuckwagon Beans

Chuckwagon Beans A cowboy’s life was much less glamorous then what’s portrayed in the movies and on television.  The work was difficult and monotonous. Depending on the season, cowboys worked in blistering heat or bitter cold. Their diet varied little from meal to meal. It […]

Golden Potato Salad

Golden Potato Salad

Golden Potato Salad I grew up in New England. When summer rolled around, my Dad would bring out the grill. He would stock up on charcoal and lighter fluid.  I remember that he even built a picnic table.  It seems like he’d be cooking something on […]

Real Boston Baked Beans

Real Boston Baked Beans

Real Boston Baked Beans When I was a kid, my grandmother had a cast iron stove in her kitchen. My grandfather would bring up a bucket of coal from the basement and Gramma would stoke up the fire. Of course, this would just happen on […]

Copycat Chick-fil-A Coleslaw

Copycat Chick-fil-A Coleslaw

Copycat Chick-fil-A Coleslaw I haven’t been in a Chick-fil-A in a very long time. They just opened up one here in town, so might have to give it a try. I don’t think they made this coleslaw anymore. So, if you loved it, here’s the […]

Summer Fruit Salsa

Summer Fruit Salsa

Summer Fruit Salsa Summer fruits all mixed together into a great salsa. Serve with cinnamon tortilla chips.

Loaded Baked Potato Salad

Loaded Baked Potato Salad

Loaded Baked Potato Salad I love potato salad and with all the goodies packed into this recipe, it makes it drool worthy!

Hawaiian Macaroni Salad

Hawaiian Macaroni Salad

Hawaiian Macaroni Salad This is such a great side dish for any cookout, barbecue or picnic.  In our house, it’s just a great dish to have with any meal. 

Deviled Eggs

Deviled Eggs

Deviled Eggs There are so many different ways to make these. This is one of my favorites. I always include them in cookouts and on picnics. Of course, they’re always on the table for our holiday dinners. 

Alfredo Twice Baked Potatoes

Alfredo Twice Baked Potatoes

Alfredo Twice Baked Potatoes These are fantastic!  They go great with your Easter ham.  I added some bacon bits and red onion to mine. Alfredo Twice Baked Potatoes Recipe Type: Side Dish Cuisine: American Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 5 mins Cook time: 65 mins […]

Vanilla Maple Glazed Carrots

Vanilla Maple Glazed Carrots

Vanilla Maple Glazed Carrots You have just got to try these! They’re so good and just a bit different from brown sugar glazed carrots.  They’re really easy to make and a great side dish for your Easter dinner. Vanilla Maple Glazed Carrots Recipe Type: Side […]

Creamy Dijon Scalloped Potatoes

Creamy Dijon Scalloped Potatoes

Creamy Dijon Scalloped Potatoes These are a great side dish for ham.  We have this every Easter. Creamy Dijon Scalloped Potatoes Recipe Type: Side Dish Cuisine: American Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 29 mins Cook time: 60 mins Total time: 1 hour 29 mins Serves: […]

Crock Pot Creamy Mac & Cheese

Crock Pot Creamy Mac & Cheese

Crock Pot Creamy Mac & Cheese This is one of my favorite things!  Mine came out a little drier then I wanted it, but I think if you add maybe an extra 1/2 cup of milk, you’ll be okay. That’s what I’ll do next time […]

Butternut Squash Casserole

Butternut Squash Casserole

1/2 cup butter, softened 3/4 cup sugar 2 eggs 1 can (5 ounces) evaporated milk 1 tsp. vanilla 2 cups butternut squash, cooked Topping: 1/2 cup crisp rice cereal 1/4 cup brown sugar 1/4 cup pecans, chopped 2 Tbsp. butter Cream butter and sugar; beat […]

Irish Potato Pie

Irish Potato Pie

Irish Potato Pie I haven’t made this yet, but I fully intend to before St. Patrick’s Day.  I think it would be great with a meatloaf. Irish Potato Pie Recipe Type: Side Dish Cuisine: Irish Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 55 […]

Rumbledethumps

Rumbledethumps

Rumbledethumps I know! It has a weird name, but it’s so good. Serve as a side dish with bangers or smoked sausage.  I’ve been told that this is a Scottish dish, but I’ve been making it with any Irish meal I put together. Rumbledethumps Recipe […]

Classic Caesar Salad

Classic Caesar Salad

Classic Caesar Salad This is a no-brainer for most people. But, you’d be surprised at the requests I get for this particular salad recipe. So, here it is. It’s surely one of my favorites. Classic Caesar Salad Recipe Type: Salad Cuisine: American Author: Marsha Powell […]

Caesar Pesto Pasta Salad

Caesar Pesto Pasta Salad

Caesar Pesto Pasta Salad I love pasta salads and this one is especially good by itself or as a side dish with hamburgers. Caesar Pesto Pasta Salad Recipe Type: Salad Cuisine: American Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 20 mins Total time: 20 mins Serves: 12 […]

Roasted Zucchini

Roasted Zucchini

Roasted Zucchini Our next door neighbor is always giving us food that she either doesn’t like or doesn’t want. The other day when she brought over the sweet potatoes, there was also a bag of green peppers, a bag on onions and a bag of […]

Sweet Potato Salad

Sweet Potato Salad

Sweet Potato Salad Our next door neighbor gave us a 2 big bags of fresh sweet potatoes. We really love them, but we can only eat so many. So, I’m trying to find different ways to use them.  I was a bit skeptical when I […]

Best Side Salad

Best Side Salad

Best Side Salad I love salads and this one is a perfect side dish with any meal. Best Side Salad Recipe Type: Salad Cuisine: American Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 15 mins Total time: 15 mins Serves: 5 Ingredients 3 heads romaine lettuce 1 Tablespoon […]

Broccoli Pineapple Salad

Broccoli Pineapple Salad

Broccoli Pineapple Salad This is a great side salad. I would usually serve it with a tuna casserole. Broccoli Pineapple Salad Recipe Type: Salad Cuisine: American Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 15 mins Total time: 15 mins Serves: 6 Ingredients 6 cups fresh broccoli florets […]

Maque Choux

Maque Choux

Maque Choux This is a great side dish.  I haven’t made it in years, but I used to make it quite often. Maque Choux Recipe Type: Side Dish Cuisine: Cajun Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 5 mins Cook time: 15 mins Total time: 20 mins […]

Mardi Gras Cornbread Fritters

Mardi Gras Cornbread Fritters

Mardi Gras Cornbread Fritters These are so good!  They go great with just about any Cajun dinner. Mardi Gras Cornbread Fritters Recipe Type: Side Dish Cuisine: Cajun Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 3 mins Total time: 13 mins Serves: 6 Ingredients […]

Mardi Gras Roasted Squash

Mardi Gras Roasted Squash

Mardi Gras Roasted Squash This looks so pretty on the plate. I made some yesterday and it tastes just as good as it looks. Mardi Gras Roasted Squash Recipe Type: Vegetables Cuisine: Cajun Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 30 mins Total […]

German Potato Casserole

German Potato Casserole

German Potato Casserole This is so good. I usually serve it with baked pork chops. German Potato Casserole Recipe Type: Side Dish Cuisine: American Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 30 mins Cook time: 40 mins Total time: 1 hour 10 mins Serves: 16 Ingredients 5 […]