Category Archives: Veggies

Jul 2014
Loaded Baked Potato Casserole

Hello, Monday. We meet again. Hope everyone had a great 4th of July weekend. With most of our friends being out of town with family obligations and weddings, we didn’t have any exciting plans for the 4th. We decided against fighting … Continue reading

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Jun 2014
Cheesy Cajun Spiced Corn

After a brutally cold winter and snow well into April, I think it is safe to say that summer is finally here in western Pennsylvania. Our yard is blooming with flowers, the grass is finally green, and our weekends are … Continue reading

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Jul 2013
Perfect Corn on the Cob

Corn on the cob is the staple side dish to any BBQ. Whether you’re grilling hot dogs, hamburgers, ribs or chicken, your plate is never compete without an ear of corn on the side. Slathered in butter and salt, of course. … Continue reading

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Nov 2012
Classic Mashed Potatoes

I know what you’re thinking…do mashed potatoes really need a recipe? Most of the time I just throw things in the bowl with the mixer running until I’ve reached the desired consistency. While this works for most people, sometimes having specific … Continue reading

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Aug 2012
Crispy Smashed Potatoes

Potatoes, hands down, have to be one of the most popular side dishes of all times. Whether you fry them, mash them, or bake them, they seem to be the go-to side dish for most meals. The versatility of potatoes … Continue reading

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Aug 2012
How To: Microwave Corn on the Cobb

Does anyone else out there HATE shucking corn? The husk never seems to come off easily, and no matter how hard you try, corn husks end up everywhere. Not to mention those pesky silky strings that will just not.come.off.the.corn. However, … Continue reading

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May 2012
Cold Veggie Pizza

If you’re looking for a different spin on a veggie platter for your next party, look no further than this veggie pizza. It’s a great appetizer, because it is served cold or at warm temperature, so you don’t have to … Continue reading

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Apr 2012
Cauliflower Crust Pizza

I came across this cauliflower crust pizza on Pinterest, and was instantly intrigued. A low-carb pizza? Sign me up! I was skeptical, of course, but curious enough to try it and see how it tasted. I was pleasantly surprised by the … Continue reading

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Apr 2012
Garlic Lemon Chicken & Veggie Kabobs

I think it’s fair to say that now that we’ve entered April, grilling season is just around the corner. Here in western Pennsylvania, we had a small taste of summer last week, with record-high temperatures reaching into the 80’s. The sudden … Continue reading

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Nov 2011
Herbed Mashed Potatoes

Turkey is the obviously the super-star of every Thanksgiving meal, but mashed potatoes are without a doubt, their #1 sidekick. A turkey dinner is not complete without a huge mound of fluffy mashed potatoes on your plate, drowning in thick gravy. There … Continue reading

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