a little healthy, a little guilty, a lot of yummy

Side Dishes

Dutch Oven Irish Soda Bread

Dutch Oven Irish Soda Bread

A popular St. Patty’s Day recipe, this traditional Dutch Oven Irish soda bread is quick and easy to make using just 4 simple ingredients.

Butternut Squash & Parmesan Farro Risotto

Butternut Squash & Parmesan Farro Risotto

This whole grain butternut squash & Parmesan farro risotto is creamy and delicious. It’s made with brown butter-roasted butternut squash, sage, fresh spinach and Parmesan cheese.

Baked Rosemary Parmesan Parsnip Fries

Baked Rosemary Parmesan Parsnip Fries

These crispy baked rosemary parmesan parsnip fries are served with a side of roasted garlic-lemon aioli dipping sauce. They’re baked in the oven until perfectly golden brown for an easy and healthy fry recipe!

Sausage & Cranberry Cauliflower Stuffing Casserole

Sausage & Cranberry Cauliflower Stuffing Casserole

A low carb and gluten free Thanksgiving stuffing recipe using cauliflower rice, sausage, roasted cranberries, butternut squash, & sage. Full of flavor, this sausage & cranberry cauliflower stuffing casserole is a deliciously satisfying stuffing alternative for your Thanksgiving dinner.

The Best Honey Balsamic Oven Roasted Brussels Sprouts

The Best Honey Balsamic Oven Roasted Brussels Sprouts

A healthy and simple Brussels sprout recipe that’s an easy vegetable side dish; this is the best honey balsamic oven roasted Brussels sprouts recipe with garlic, lemon and rosemary.

Warm Fall Quinoa Salad with Roasted Butternut Squash & Maple Dijon Dressing

Warm Fall Quinoa Salad with Roasted Butternut Squash & Maple Dijon Dressing

A healthy & cozy Autumn salad with savory Fall ingredients like cinnamon, apples, pecans & brown butter. Gluten free & Vegetarian.

Vegetarian Kale & Lentil Salad Bowls with Creamy Lemon Dressing

Vegetarian Kale & Lentil Salad Bowls with Creamy Lemon Dressing

Power packed with veggies, fiber and most importantly, flavor!  Gluten free & vegan (see recipe notes) it’s the perfect kale salad recipe to give you the energy you need throughout your day.

How to Make Brown Butter

How to Make Brown Butter

A quick guide on How to Make Brown Butter along with some FAQ to commonly asked questions and my favorite uses for brown butter!

Homemade Baked Carrot Fries with Dipping Sauce

Homemade Baked Carrot Fries with Dipping Sauce

Homemade baked carrot fries are perfectly seasoned with a side of deliciously creamy, sweet & spicy maple chipotle dipping sauce.