Category Archives: side dish

Grilled Cheese Sandwiches with Charred Broccolini Salad

These sandwiches were good! My family didn’t love the broccolini, though. 😦 I thought it was okay. I am trying to get my kids to eat more green stuff, but this way did not work. rating: 7 Grilled Cheese Sandwiches … Continue reading

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Healthy Roasted “Chicken” and Veggies

I found a pin on Pinterest that was all about different chicken recipes for meal prep. Do you know about this? Lots of people make all their food for the week on a Sunday and package them up in little containers … Continue reading

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Feta-Herb Edamame Succotash

We were all kind of so-so on this one. One kid picked out all the edamame and ate only that. The other kid picked out all the corn and ate only that. Husband and I thought this was okay but … Continue reading

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Spring Vegetable Grain Bowl

Have you ever tried farro? It’s my new favorite thing! My kids thought it was okay, but husband and I loved it! I had extra farro left over and ate it again for lunch later in the week! I modified … Continue reading

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Chickpea Panzanella

Do you know what a Panzanella salad is? It’s “a Tuscan salad of bread and tomatoes that is popular in the summer. It includes chunks of soaked stale bread and tomatoes, sometimes also onions and basil, dressed with olive oil … Continue reading

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Easy Garlic Ranch Potatoes

Yes, these were easy. Were they wonderful? No. Were they okay? Yes. rating: 7 Easy Garlic Ranch Potatoes (http://www.joyfulhealthyeats.com) Serves: 4-6 time needed: 25 min. Ingredients: 1.5 lbs. of baby yukon potatoes, sliced in half 2 garlic cloves, minced 2 … Continue reading

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Creamy “Chicken” Ritz Casserole

This turned out to be just okay. It needed something else, maybe a veggie? Maybe throw in some sauteed mushrooms or even some rice? Surpringly, my 6 year old had two servings! I used Quorn’s “Meatless Fajita Chicken Strips” for … Continue reading

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