Farmer’s Market Potato Salad
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Farmer’s Market Potato Salad

Freshly made potato salad is the recipe hot summer days are made for. Bright scents of fresh dill fill the air while crisp crunches of pepper and carrot from the local farmer’s market make your taste buds do a happy dance. Perfect for potlucks, picnics, or any day it’s just a bit too hot to…

Healthy Chicken Waldorf Salad
4th of July | Chicken | Healthier Foods | Healthier Main Dishes | Lunch | Main Dishes | Memorial Day | Recipes | Salads | Turkey

Healthy Chicken Waldorf Salad

Chicken Waldorf Salad is a fresh and filling salad packed with vibrant flavors of apple, lemon and grapes. Perfect for a lite lunch or hot summer day dinner. Crunchy celery and walnuts pair wonderfully with the creamy homemade dressing and cold chicken or turkey meat. What is Chicken Waldorf Salad? This creamy, crunchy chicken salad…

2 Homemade Easter Treats – Chocolate Pretzels and Bark
Candy and Confections | Easter | No Bake Desserts | Vegetarian

2 Homemade Easter Treats – Chocolate Pretzels and Bark

Homemade Easter treats add a nice touch to any Easter basket. Looking for Easter basket ideas? White chocolate Easter bark and chocolate covered pretzels are easy treats that take just 10 minutes to make! Homemade white chocolate treats are less expensive than store bought chocolates, and they taste better, too… because they’re made with love!…

Canned Sweet Potato Casserole with Marshmallows
Holidays | Recipes | Side Dishes | Thanksgiving | Vegetarian

Canned Sweet Potato Casserole with Marshmallows

This canned sweet potato casserole is a budget friendly recipe for the holidays that comes together in 25 minutes! It’s a quick and easy Thanksgiving side dish that’s made with canned sweet potatoes. I’m really picky about what goes into my holiday recipes, especially the ones that are iconic, like sweet potato pie and sweet potato casserole…

How to Make Perfect Mashed Potatoes
Christmas | Cooking Tips | Easter | Holidays | Recipes | Side Dishes | Thanksgiving | Vegetarian

How to Make Perfect Mashed Potatoes

This easy mashed potato recipe will rival the Thanksgiving Turkey or Holiday Ham at your next family gathering. Light, smooth, and whipped to perfection with just a few simple ingredients makes for the perfect holiday or weeknight side dish. The centerpiece to Thanksgiving may be a turkey, however, you can expect some pushback from family…

Vegetarian Minestrone Soup [with Vegan options!]
Healthier Foods | Healthier Main Dishes | Holidays | Main Dishes | Recipes | Soups, Stews, and Chili | Vegetarian

Vegetarian Minestrone Soup [with Vegan options!]

This classic Minestrone Soup is made vegetarian and vegan with a few simple twists. This one-pot soup is the perfect way to welcome colder weather this fall without feeling weighed down. Now grab your biggest pot and let’s get cooking! What is Minestrone Soup? Classic Minestrone Soup, developed in the 1870s out of England, is…

Easy Shepherd’s Pie + Tasty St Patrick’s Day Food Traditions
Holidays | Main Dishes | Recipes | St. Patrick's Day

Easy Shepherd’s Pie + Tasty St Patrick’s Day Food Traditions

Easy Shepherd’s Pie is a quick casserole recipe with lamb, tender vegetables, and creamy mashed potatoes on top. It’s one of my favorite St. Patrick’s Day food traditions! It’s hearty, delicious, and makes the perfect dinner on a cold day.  What do you put in shepherd’s pie? This shepherds pie recipe uses ground lamb, just…