Appetizer & Side Dish Choices

Healthy appetizer and side dish choices–perfect to serve before the entree or on the side. Featuring recipes like finger foods, salads, and roasted vegetables.

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Air Fryer Edamame with Brussels Sprouts

Looking for a protein-packed savory snack or appetizer? I’ve got you covered with these Air Fryer Edamame with Brussels Sprouts. This recipe requires just 4 ingredients and a few minutes in the air fryer!  Perfect for the holidays If you’re looking for an easy and unique appetizer or side dish, this dish is definitely holiday […]

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Lamb Meatballs with Tzatziki

These lamb meatballs are filled with Mediterranean spices and fresh herbs for a delicious and unique spin on classic meatballs. Served with a quick tzatziki on the side. Mix up your typical meatballs Meatballs are a classic protein option, but have you ever tried ground lamb meatballs before? If not, it’s a must-try. This flavorful […]

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Baked Mac and Cheese Bites

Say hello to dreamy baked mac and cheese bites! Made with muenster, asiago, and sharp cheddar for an indulgent, three cheese dish. Homemade breadcrumbs are sprinkled on top for extra crunch, too! This is the perfect recipe to serve at holiday gatherings or large parties. This post has been sponsored by American Beauty® Pasta. All […]

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Pesto Pasta with Vegetables

This Pesto Pasta with Vegetables, also known as pesto primavera, is the perfect light dish to enjoy for lunch or dinner. Plus, you get to choose any vegetables of your choice to throw in the mix! Try pairing this pasta with a protein like chicken, shrimp, or chickpeas to round out the meal. How do […]

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Chickpea Edamame Salad

This Chickpea Edamame Salad is the perfect light side dish or lunch to enjoy during the warmer months! The colorful ingredients in this rainbow quinoa salad pack in tons of health benefits. This recipe is vegan and gluten-free as well. What is edamame? Edamame is simply an immature soybean. It’s a great source of plant […]

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Lemon Orzo with Asparagus

Lemon Orzo with Asparagus is the perfect healthy side dish to add to your Easter menu or weeknight dinner plan! This one pan recipe calls for simple ingredients and comes together in just 30 minutes. Serve alongside fish, chicken, or chickpeas for extra protein. What is orzo pasta? Orzo is a small, rice shaped pasta […]