Salads & Sides

Salad: a usually cold dish consisting of vegetables, as lettuce, tomatoes, and cucumbers, covered with a dressing and sometimes containing seafood, meat, or eggs.

Creamy Ranch Macaroni Salad

Creamy Ranch Macaroni Salad

A refreshing version of the classic macaroni salad ...
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Old Fashioned Potato Salad

Old Fashioned Potato Salad

This Old Fashioned Potato Salad is a must at your next BBQ ...
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Slow Cooked Baked Beans

Slow Cooked Baked Beans

Old Fashioned Baked Beans packed full of flavor ...
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Pam’s Twice Baked Potato Casserole

Pam’s Twice Baked Potato Casserole

The ultimate twice baked potato casserole recipe! ...
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Restaurant-Style Mexican Rice

Restaurant Style Mexican Rice

Mexican rice is a must when enjoying Mexican food. There are many different ways to make it but this is my foolproof way ...
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Alfresco Bean Salad

Alfresco Bean Salad

This Alfresco Bean Salad is a super healthy and easy to make salad that would be the perfect side dish at your next BBQ ...
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Vodka Mashed Potatoes

Vodka Mashed Potatoes

A delicious spin on the classic mashed potatoes. Who would’ve ever thought to add a little vodka to the potatoes for consistency ...
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Cornbread and Sausage Dressing

Southern Cornbread Dressing

A fabulous southern cornbread dressing with sausage that everyone will enjoy. Easy to make and ready in under 1 hour! ...
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Carrot Apple and Walnut Salad

Carrot Apple and Walnut Salad

This easy to make carrot apple and walnut salad is not only super fast and easy to make, it’s also healthy and full of vitamins! ...
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Yummy Sweet Potato Casserole

Yummy Sweet Potato Casserole

I will admit that I never was a fan of sweet potatoes until a few years ago. My wife made me this casserole one Thanksgiving and it has now become a tradition in our family. Just a handful of ingredients you probably already have in your pantry and a half-hour ...
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Slow Cooked Cream Corn

Slow Cooked Cream Corn

If you are like me, and like cream corn, you probably take the easy way out and get your cream corn from a can. Well here is a super easy recipe for you to try and all you need are a few simple ingredients and a slow cooker ...
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Macaroni Coleslaw Salad

Macaroni Coleslaw Salad

This Macaroni Coleslaw Salad is the perfect companion to chicken wings or ribs. If you are bored with the usual coleslaw or macaroni salad recipes, then give this one a shot. The best of both worlds! ...
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Takeout Style Chicken Fried Rice

Takeout Style Chicken Fried Rice

Everybody loves Chicken Fried Rice when they have Chinese food. Now you can make your very own takeout style chicken fried rice right at home!While I used a skillet to make this wonderful dish, you can also use a Wok if you have one at your disposal ...
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Root Beer Baked Beans

Root Beer Baked Beans

There's nothing better than baked beans and BBQ. Everyone seems to have their own favorite baked bean recipe and here is mine. I've posted baked bean recipes before (Ranch Style Beans and Sweet Mango Baked Beans) but this root beer baked beans recipe is my favorite ...
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Cranberry Couscous
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Cranberry Couscous

A healthy Cranberry Couscous dish packed with protein ...
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Bacon Corn Smashed Potato Salad

Bacon Corn Smashed Potato Salad

I'm always looking for different ways to make potato salad. This one is interesting as you can either eat it hot or cold. Both ways taste delicious! ...
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Wild Rice and Bean Salad

Wild Rice and Bean Salad

My wife is always asking me to try and make healthier dishes. I know I have to eat healthier as well (which is difficult when you are always cooking or baking) so I recently got to make this delicious salad. Not only does it taste great, but very healthy as ...
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California Pasta Salad

California Pasta Salad

Here's a nice variation for your typical pasta salad. I made this for a potluck recently and got rave reviews. Make sure you refrigerate the salad for at least 3 hours before serving to allow the dressing marinate the pasta and veggies ...
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Sweet Mango Baked Beans

Sweet Mango Baked Beans

I love baked beans. Especially with ribs or chicken. Since I love mango, this recipe was a win-win for me. If you have a hard time finding Great Northern Beans at your local grocery store, you can easily substitute for different white beans like Navy Beans or Cannellini beans ...
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Chik-fil-A Coleslaw

Copycat Chick-fil-A Coleslaw

I was recently asked to bring a couple of side dishes to a BBQ I was invited to and had a hard time deciding what to bring. I mean I could’ve just made my awesome macaroni salad or my delicious ranch style beans but really wanted to make something different ...
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Chicken Potato Salad

Chicken Potato Salad

We all love a good potato salad with our BBQ. There are probably hundreds, even thousands of different ways to make potato salad out there. This potato salad recipe is a little unique as it has chicken in it. I got rave reviews at our last family BBQ so just ...
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Taco Pasta Salad

Taco Pasta Salad

Tired of plain ole Pasta Salad? Then give this one a try. It packs a kick! The perfect side dish for those summer BBQ's ...
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