Appetizer & Side Dish Choices

Recipes perfect to serve before the main or on the side. Featuring small bites, salads, and other winning dishes.

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Maple Roasted Squash Wedges

Create a beautiful side dish with this simple, 5-ingredient recipe for maple roasted squash wedges. Perfect for the holiday table! This recipe is completely customizable so you get to choose your favorite squash pick or use up whatever squash you already have on hand. Butternut, acorn, delicata, pumpkin, or any other winter squash variety are […]

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Lentil Brown Rice Dry Soup Mix (printable recipe card included!)

This Lentil Brown Rice Soup is the perfect, plant-based meal to serve on a chilly night. This shelf stable dry soup mix also makes for a unique, affordable, and thoughtful gift that friends and family will love! Get the FREE printable recipe card down below! Create your own dry soup mix Before I became a […]

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Massaged Kale Salad with Marinated Chicken, Fall Produce, and Apple Cider Vinaigrette

Looking for a light yet filling meal this fall? This massaged kale salad is the perfect, protein-packed dish. Add this recipe to your meal prep routine, holiday table, or party platter. How to make this kale salad: This salad is a seasonal spin off my fruit and nut salad with homemade vinaigrette. I added some […]

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Your Guide to Top Fall Produce Favorites

Ahh, fall. The air is cooler, the leaves are changing and new foods are in season.  Celebrate autumn by heading to your local market and filling your basket with these seasonal gems. Fresh fall produce is a great source of fiber, antioxidants and phytochemicals, which promote health and can be protective against disease. The variation […]

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Secret Ingredient Salsa

This secret ingredient salsa is filled with fresh ingredients bursting with authentic flavor. Throw everything into a blender and have on the table in 10 minutes or less! Perfect to serve alongside chips, with chicken and rice, or over tacos. What tomatoes should I use for this recipe? Surprisingly, I used to hate tomatoes. I […]

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Farmers Market Vegetable Bruschetta

This Farmers Market Vegetable Bruschetta is the perfect party appetizer or colorful meal to highlight seasonal vegetables. Spread creamy goat cheese over toasted crostinis and top with lemon thyme dressed vegetables. The summer farmers market season is my absolute favorite season. There’s something about the fresh produce, inviting local spirit, and warm sunshine that you […]