Grilled Chicken and Spinach Salad

Chicken Spinach Salad

Grilled chicken, spinach, tomatoes, and mozzarella cheese combined in a salad make for a delicious, yet simple, summer meal. This salad is my new favorite salad. It is healthy, delicious, and a filling lunch or dinner. And since it contains meat, this is a salad my husband will eat as a main dish. A summer salad we can all enjoy for dinner is always a […]

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Ten Summer Salad Recipes

Summer Salad Recipes

Salads are the perfect summer food. They are quick and easy to make using fresh and healthy ingredients. They are also easy to serve as a side dish to a meal or as the main dish itself. Today I am sharing ten of my family’s favorite salad recipes. I hope these ten summer salad recipes inspire you to serve a new salad for your summer […]

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Spinach Salad with Dried Cherries {Cooking Through My Collection}

Spinach Salad with Dried Cherries

I am the first to admit that side dishes are often lacking in creativity at my house. We have side dishes with most of our meals, but I tend to make the same ones over and over again. And I am guessing I am not the only that has this problem. Often we focus so much on the main part of the meal that we […]

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Roasted Potatoes with Bacon

Roasted Potatoes with Bacon-

Potatoes. They are the perfect food for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. They can be baked, fried, or cooked numerous other ways. They work for a side dish and even a main dish. Potatoes may be one of the most versatile and delicious foods you can serve. And really who doesn’t like potatoes?! I think almost everyone likes them served one way or another. These roasted […]

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Creamy Double Mashed Potato Bake

Creamy Double Potato Bake from

If you are looking for something a little different to serve for potatoes this Thanksgiving I have just the recipe for you. And by different I mean different in a good way. This takes regular potatoes and sweet potatoes, both Thanksgiving classics, and combines them into one delicious dish. Two different types of potatoes with butter, cream, and cream cheese added. Really delicious! I mean […]

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The Best Oven Fries {Kitchen Tip}

The best oven fries

Did you know that the best oven fries are more about technique than seasonings. Yes, seasoning is important, but for the best texture and taste, it is all about the how to part. At least in my opinion it is. I love oven fries and have been making them for years. Yes, I keep a bag or two of those famous frozen fries in my […]

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Cheesy Baked Rice {A Simple Side Dish}

Cheesy Baked Rice

Side dishes can often be boring and plain. And if your house is anything like mine, they are often the same side dishes over and over again. Side dishes are where I definitely lack creativity. This cheesy baked rice recipe I am sharing today is not exactly super creative, but it is simple and delicious. This is one of those side dishes that I can […]

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Freezing Green Peppers {Kitchen Tip}

Freezing Green Peppers

This is one of those kitchen tips that many of you may already do, but I thought I would share it for those that have never tried it. Did you know that you can freeze green peppers? Yes, you can. And freezing green peppers is so easy. During the summer, and even into the last few weeks, I have had a ton of green peppers […]

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Seasoned Refrigerator Pickles with Rice Vinegar

Seasoned Refrigerator Pickles

Note:This is a sponsored post as part of my ambassadorship with Nakano. Fresh cucumbers from the garden during the summer is one of the reasons I love gardening. There is nothing quite like fresh summer produce from the garden or farmers market. Growing up my parents always had a big garden and almost always grew cucumbers. One of the things you often found in our refrigerator during […]

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