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Cranberry Sauce

After my first dalliance with homemade cranberry sauce last year, I am sold. This year, I tried a sugar-free version with acceptable result. (It would be so much better with maple syrup, perhaps.) But I like it anyway, the orange peel really makes it interesting. 110 more words


The Best Asparagus 

I like to call this recipe “how I got my husband to eat asparagus”

When we were in college, I found myself cooking a good bit in Mr. 340 more words


Creamy Cauliflower Mac

As the weather gets cooler, I have been craving some “comfort food”. Surprisingly, this creamy cauliflower hit the spot and is a much healthier option than traditional mac n’ cheese. 118 more words

Creole Green Beans

Green Bean Casserole -needs a change ! 

Creole Green  Beans

  • 1/4 Each-chopped onion,celery,green pepper
  • 1 can tomatoes
  • 1 LB fresh green beans /cooked
  • 3 slices of crisp Bacon /crumbled…
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Maple Mashed Sweet Potatoes

Light with a hint of maple but not overly sweet like their orange cousin – the yam, this side dish can easily steal the show. It’s super simple to prepare and pretty hard to mess up. 173 more words


Curry Chicken and Veggie Noodle Stir Fry

A few people have requested the walk through to this dinner. I winged that meal. I posted about the dumplings. I knew that I needed a side that incorporated vegetables. 177 more words


Sourdough Stuffing

No holiday meal is complete without stuffing! Our spin on the traditional recipe includes tangy, fresh-baked sourdough bread and locally-grown cremini mushrooms. This version includes all the classic stuffing flavors while remaining completely plant-based. 291 more words