Sides

bacon wrapped asparagus with butter brown sugar soy sauce

Bacon Wrapped Asparagus

Bacon Wrapped Asparagus will be your new way to serve asparagus. I’m sure you have had bacon wrapped scallops. Those are SO GOOD. And so easy to pop one after another after another. And with scallops being so expensive, they aren’t something you will likely make on a regular basis. […]

healthy homemade shrimp fried rice made in a wok

Shrimp Fried Rice

Shrimp Fried Rice is the healthiest fried food you will be able to make AND enjoy! If you are like me, you probably love getting Chinese takeout. I’m pretty obsessed with appetizers at Chinese restaurants and need to order a few key apps like Crab Rangoon and Chicken Fingers. Another […]

cowboy caviar is a healthy veggie salsa with a vinagrette dressing

Cowboy Caviar

Cowboy Caviar is a healthy salsa (or dip) full of black beans, black eyed peas, bell peppers, purple onions, corn, tomatoes, and cilantro in a light vinagrette dressing. It is the PERFECT appetizer for your Cinco de Mayo dinner! No cooking involved, just chop, mix, and serve!

crab rangoon

Crab Rangoon

Crab Rangoon is a well know Chinese appetizer which consists of a cream cheese type filling inside a wonton wrapper. That is the simple explanation as to what a rangoon is. However, the better explanation is that it is a slice of heaven! I mean, that cream cheesy filling is […]

Garlic Butter Kale Rice

Garlic Butter Kale Rice makes a great side dish. I know when I hear the word kale, I’m thinking, I don’t know about that…kale? It’s so bitter and chewy. It’s not as flavorful as it’s cousin veggie, spinach. I know it’s good for me, but it definitely isn’t my favorite […]