Healthy Seasonal Recipes

Side Dishes

Here at Healthy Seasonal Recipes we love coming up with simple easy and delicious ways for you to try seasonal produce. So don’t miss this amazing line-up of easy healthy side dishes featuring fresh veggies, beans and whole grains!

Our Most Popular Veggie Side Dishes

If you have recently discovered a new vegetable that you don’t know how to cook, this collection of side dishes is full of easy healthy recipes to try. Here are our top veggie sides.

Bean Side Dishes, Whole Grains and Healthy Side Salads

We love big bowls of fresh side salads around here. Maybe it is our background in catering, or just a love of having simple healthy salads to share with friends and family. Some of our favorite seasonal sides are

Latest Side Dishes

Red, White and Blue Potato Salad (with Horseradish and Bacon)

This potato salad is made with red, white and blue potatoes, creamy greek yogurt and horseradish dressing and crunchy red bell peppers and crumbled bacon….Read More

Macaroni Salad with Cheddar Cheese

This Healthy Macaroni Salad is made with Greek Yogurt and only a little mayonnaise for classic macaroni salad taste! It has additional fresh veggies (carrots,…Read More

Greek Orzo Pasta Salad

This Orzo Greek Pasta Salad comes together in just 30 minutes and requires only a couple of easy steps. Simply toss together cooked orzo pasta…Read More

Southwest Quinoa Salad with Black Beans, Mango and Avocado

This Southwest Quinoa Salad with black beans, mango and avocado is a delicious side salad for potlucks, parties and summertime picnics. The cumin, lime and…Read More

Healthy Classic Potato Salad (with Hard Boiled Eggs)

I have seen the future, and it involves you making a batch of this Healthy Classic Potato Salad for a summertime backyard cookout and then…Read More

Vegan Potato Salad with Herbs

This healthy vegan potato salad with herbs has a simple oil and vinegar dressing, crunchy celery and sun-dried tomatoes. Because it is made without mayonnaise…Read More

Napa Cabbage Ramen Noodle Salad

This simple chilled Cabbage Ramen Noodle Salad with carrots, scallions and toasted almonds is made with crunchy uncooked ramen noodles, Napa cabbage and an easy…Read More

Asparagus Orzo

This recipe for Asparagus Orzo is the perfect side dish for spring! Loaded with fresh flavors, quick to make, and totally versatile, it needs to…Read More

Easy Sautéed Portobello Mushrooms

These Easy Sautéed Portobello Mushrooms are a succulent and savory side dish to add to a wide variety of meals. Add these pan-fried portobello slices…Read More

Instant Pot Barley

If you are wondering how to make barley in an Instant Pot or pressure cooker, you are in the right place. This method for cooking…Read More

Mediterranean Barley Salad

Our easy Mediterranean Barley Salad is made with bell peppers, cherry tomatoes, olives and basil with a fresh lemon and garlic dressing. Serve it as…Read More

Simple Steamed Potatoes with Herbs

These Steamed Potatoes with herbs are a simple and healthy side dish that pairs well with a variety of meals. With only a few minutes…Read More

Roasted Turnips

Roasted Turnips are a simple, healthy, and nutritious vegetable side dish that pairs well with almost any weeknight meal. This potato alternative dish is low-calorie,…Read More

Simple Air Fryer Cauliflower

This simple Air Fryer Cauliflower recipe is a healthy side dish to make for a weeknight meal. It is low in calories, keto, and low…Read More

Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Balsamic and Thyme

Today I have a recipe for Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Balsamic and Thyme as a part of our simple seasonal vegetable side dish series here…Read More

How To Cook Green Beans ~ 8 Ways

If you have been around here for a while, you know that green beans are pretty much my favorite vegetable and I have shared a…Read More

Roasted Broccoli with Garlic and Almonds

If you have never made roasted broccoli before, then you have to try this recipe! It is so easy to make for a healthy side…Read More

30 Healthy Quinoa Recipes

If you are searching for great ideas and recipes for quinoa then you are in the right place. I have 30+ creative, unique and healthy…Read More

Sautéed Kale with Cider Vinegar

Sautéed kale with apple cider vinegar is a simple, flavorful, and tender dish that is the perfect side for any meal. A slightly fruity hint…Read More

Roasted Broccoli And Cauliflower With Cheese

With only 15 minutes of prep and 30 minutes of cooking time this Roasted Broccoli and Cauliflower With Cheese is the perfect side dish. Lining…Read More

Creamed Spinach with Cheese

Traditional Creamed Spinach gets a cheesy twist! This 10-minute Creamed Spinach recipe is made with tender fresh baby spinach that’s cooked in a luscious creamy…Read More

Parsnip Potato Gratin

Traditional Potatoes au Gratin gets a healthy makeover! Parsnip, Potato, and Leek Gratin is made with thinly sliced thin-skinned potatoes, sweet parsnips, mild-flavored leeks and are layered…Read More

Cheesy Stovetop Butternut Squash

This Easy Cheesy Stove-Top Butternut Squash is a delicious stovetop recipe that comes together in just 40 minutes making it a perfect Thanksgiving side dish,…Read More

Balsamic Green Beans

These Balsamic Green Beans with Walnuts are one of my favorite vegetable side dishes of all times! Simple, quick, elegant and delicious and they only take 15…Read More