Loaded Potato Wedges

These Loaded Potato Wedges are the perfect appetizer for all your upcoming football game and tail gate parties!  We made these for several get togethers this summer and they were completely devoured!  This is basically our recipe for regular potato wedges with a serious upgrade in the flavor department. Be sure to get some good … [Read more...]

Layered Pasta Salad

This Layered Pasta Salad tastes as good as it looks!  It is a complementary side dish at BBQ’s and potlucks, but it really is a full and hearty meal in itself.  I served this the another night at dinner with some corn on the cob, and it was very filling.  Everyone loved it!  I am … [Read more...]

Roasted Potatoes and Brussel Sprouts

We have been having Brussel sprouts around here a lot lately. They are so delicious and I can’t get enough of them! We made these roasted potatoes and brussel sprouts the other night with our Easy Cheesy Brussel Sprout Sauce and it was a huge hit. The potatoes tasted awesome dipped in the sauce too! … [Read more...]

Snickers Apple Salad

This Snickers Apple Salad is a fun recipe! You can surprise your guests and let them guess what that chewy, caramel, nutty, deliciousness is in the salad, or garnish with extra snickers bars on top. I was at a potluck dinner many years ago and this salad was on the buffet line. I had no … [Read more...]

Easy Cheesy Brussel Sprout Sauce

Why is it that brussel sprouts always get a bad rap? I must admit, growing up I was a little wary of them– I’m not sure why. Maybe because in all the kids books they are always knocking them.. or maybe it was just playground rumors? Either way, once I gave them a fair chance … [Read more...]

Grilled Artichokes with Lemon Mayo Dip

Grilled Artichokes are one of my very favorite appetizers/side dishes!  I am seriously crazy about them right now, I can’t get enough!  I like my vegetables but these are by far my favorite!!  And they are low in calories, less than 40 calories per artichoke half!  Of course, after we are through with them that number is … [Read more...]

Dill, Bacon, and Gorgonzola Potato Salad

This Bacon Gorgonzola Potato Salad is my kind of potato salad!!! This is definitely up a few notches from regular potato salad when it comes to flavor!  It helps if you are a gorgonzola fan.  I am crazy about the stuff!  But even my husband who doesn’t like gorgonzola all that much thought that this … [Read more...]