• Sides

    Orzo with Mushrooms and Onions

    It is SO COLD OUTSIDE! I can’t believe that winter only officially started last month… I’m already dreaming of summer. But anyway, while we are in winter, might as well make the best of it! I love warm pastas in the winter. It is definitely not good for my waistline – but they are just so comforting! This Orzo with…

  • Sides

    Easy Cheesy Orzo

    EASY CHEESY ORZO! You are going to LOVE this new side. Its easy. Its cheesy. And its orzo… so you know its going to be good. My mom always made orzo growing up – but I have met a lot of people who have never had it. For those of you that don’t know, orzo is like the perfect little…

  • Healthy Salads and Sides

    Balsamic Brussel Sprouts

    In recent years, brussel sprouts have become a huge trend. They are everywhere – breakfast, lunch, dinner – salads, sides, and mains – sweet, savory, candied, crispy, or tender. Brussel sprouts do it all! A few months back, I posted one of my favorite recipes EVER forĀ Maple Bacon Brussel SproutsĀ – these sprouts are incredible because they are sweet AND savory…

  • Healthy Salads and Sides,  Healthy Snacks

    Honey Glazed Carrots

    I like carrots – but I don’t usually crave them. I crave hummus – and then I eat carrots to make myself feel better about eating copious amounts of hummus. Having said that, I made this recipe for Honey glazed carrots yesterday and I already want more! What so inclined me to create these perfectly tender bites of heaven? Read…