Archive for the 'side dishes' Category

Slow Cooker Rice with a Side of Reflection

 “but those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.” Isaiah 40:31 This scripture is one of my daughter’s favorite. It is the one we put on her high school graduation announcement. As we prepare for her to
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Carrot Rice Pilaf

Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend. Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.
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Carrot Salad

Wishing you a wonderful Wednesday! Today I am sharing a quick, easy side dish recipe. It is my mother’s recipe. The recipe card says Carrot Salad but we remember it as Copper Pennies. We haven’t made it in a long time but I thought it was perfect for Easter, a make ahead dish! The original recipe uses condensed tomato soup,
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Bacon Wrapped Asparagus

Good Monday Morning! Today’s recipe is a new one for me but has already been made in my kitchen many times! It is very simple, presents well and is oh so delicious! A great recipe for your holiday meals and events! Read the recipe to the end, if you aren’t an asparagus fan you can use the recipe for just
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Hasselback Potatoes

Today I am sharing another recipe that would work well for Thanksgiving! I tried these potatoes over a year ago and didn’t have much success. I saw them done last week on The Chew and figured out why they didn’t work the first time. So, I created my own version! 4 baking potatoes Shredded Swiss/Gruyère shredded cheese  mix (Trader Joe’s)
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Carrot and Potato Casserole

I am sharing a delicious side dish today that would be great for a last-minute add on for your Easter or any dinner! I have made this twice since I found it online. It is from Taste of Home. Click the link below to see a picture and the recipe. If the link is not working, copy and paste to
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