• Recipes,  Side Dishes

    Almond Roasted Green Beans

    These almond roasted green beans make the perfect side dish for a family dinner, weekly meal prep, or potluck dish. With the holidays upon us these would compliment a holiday dinner perfectly. I roast the almond green beans in the oven to give them a slight crispy texture. The savory flavors of the salt, pepper, garlic powder and oregano work perfectly to add a delicious taste without being too over powering. The green beans are roasted in the oven for about 30-40 minutes, which also make this recipe easy and requiring very little work. It is a win win honestly. Ingredients you’ll need for Almond Roasted Green Beans: 16 ounces…

  • Main Dishes,  Recipes,  Seafood,  Side Dishes

    Shrimp Mango Salad

    Looking for a simple and refreshing salad recipe? You have come to the right place! This shrimp mango salad is incredibly easy and delicious. It is great for an easy lunch, appetizer, or even a quick dinner. It combines shrimp, mango, cucumbers, lime juice, and cilantro. The shrimp mango salad would be a great dish year round to enjoy with a BBQ, poolside, or for an outdoor picnic. It tastes delicious served with chips, crackers, over a bed of rice, or served as nachos. Ingredients you’ll need for the Shrimp Mango Salad: 1 lb. of cooked shrimp 1 chopped cucumber 2 limes 1 diced mango 1 tbsp. of diced cilantro…

  • Recipes,  Side Dishes

    Balsamic Bacon Brussel Sprouts

    Brussels sprouts…they seem to be every child’s worst nightmare of vegetables right? These roasted balsamic bacon brussel sprouts are delicious. They are easily roasted in the oven with some balsamic glaze, pecans, and chicken bacon. This side dish will definitely remind you of all the savory aromas of Thanksgiving day regardless of when you make it. They get a nice little crispy taste to them once they come out of the oven. The balsamic, pecan, and bacon combination adds so much flavor to them. These would make a great side dish with chicken, pork chops, steak, or even salmon. With the holidays right around the corner these would also be…

  • Recipes,  Side Dishes

    Creamy Mashed Potatoes

    These creamy mashed potatoes are dairy-free and so tasty! If you love a nice bowl of creamy garlic mashed potatoes then this recipe is for you. The vegan butter can definitely be substituted for regular butter if you don’t need them to be dairy-free. I love the simplicity of this recipe. It allows these potatoes to be used as a simple side dish or to create other recipes. These mashed potatoes can be used to make different dinner bakes or even a delicious Shepherd’s Pie. Ingredients: 3 russet potatoes 1/2 cup of unsweetened almond milk 1 shallot of garlic 1 tbsp of vegan butter 1 teaspoon of ground parsley 1…