Healthy Seasonal Recipes

Side Dishes

vegetarian thanksgiving pilaf with pumpkin and quinoa

Please tell me you won’t wait until Thanksgiving to try this Vegetarian Thanksgiving Pilaf with Pumpkin and Quinoa! It is too good to wait, and…Read More

simple heirloom tomato salad

Here is an easy-going recipe for a simple tomato salad with anchovies, basil, olives and avocado. It’s a healthy and simple side-dish to share with…Read More

mexican corn salad

Get ready to fall in love with this vegan Corn Salad with Jalapeño and Cilantro Dressing with cherry tomatoes, red onion and bell pepper. It…Read More

blueberry quinoa tabbouleh

I used fresh blueberries instead of tomatoes and quinoa instead of bulgar wheat for a fresh (and gluten-free) version of Tabbouleh salad! There’s tons of…Read More

balsamic green beans with walnuts

These Balsamic Green Beans with Walnuts are one of my favorite vegetable side dishes of all times! Simple, quick, elegant and delicious.  {Naturally gluten-free and vegan!} I…Read More

Produce Spotlight: The Ultimate Guide To Radishes

In today’s Produce Spotlight, we will be covering everything you wanted to know about Radishes. Plus I have a brand new low-calorie side dish recipe…Read More

mexican four bean salad

This vegan Mexican Four Bean Salad is going to be your new favorite picnic or potluck side dish- because it is so flavorful and delicious,…Read More

cooked radishes in miso butter

Hi, it’s Stephanie here with an incredibly tasty vegetarian spring side dish perfect for your Easter table or just when you want to eat something…Read More

curry roasted cabbage

This basic recipe for curry roasted cabbage is a super flavorful way to use cabbage. It is naturally vegan, whole-30 approved, paleo and gluten-free. Serve…Read More

simple steamed cauliflower with herbs

Making this recipe for simple steamed cauliflower with herbs is so easy. All you have to do is chop the cauliflower and steam it. Then…Read More

turnips and greens with cashew cream sauce

Before random root season is over, I have a new veggie side dish to share with you: turnips and turnip greens with cashew cream sauce….Read More

greek yogurt hollandaise

If you love hollandaise sauce but avoid it because it is “so bad for you” then this Greek Yogurt Hollandaise is about to change your…Read More

garlic mashed broccoli

This garlic mashed broccoli isn’t going to win any beauty contests, but close your eyes and take a bite. I promise, it is worth the…Read More

one pot vegan quinoa and arugula salad

In last month’s reader survey a lot of you asked for more vegetarian entrees and more one pot meals. Well this Warm Quinoa and Arugula…Read More

wild rice pilaf with pistachios and pomegranates

This vegan and gluten-free Wild Rice Pilaf with Pistachios and Pomegranates is a special occasion side-dish for your holiday feast. DISCLOSURE: This post is sponsored…Read More

simple kohlrabi with pistachios and sage

I am so excited to see what you think of this simple-as-can-be Kohlrabi recipe. It’s peeled and diced and then sautéed in butter with garlic…Read More

cheddar green bean casserole

My motto is… Friends don’t let friends make Thanksgiving side dishes with canned soup! So, put down that can and make this absolutely delicious and…Read More

easy cheesy stove top butternut squash

This Easy Cheesy Stove-Top Butternut Squash was love at first bite. The second bite had me on my knees declaring my undying devotion until the…Read More

cornbread stuffing with apples and pecans {with a gluten-free option}

It is not possible to have Thanksgiving without stuffing- so that’s why I have a brand-new stuffing recipe to share with you today! But I…Read More

za’atar roasted fingerling potatoes with yogurt tahini sauce

Today I have the most delicious, yet simple to prepare side dish: Za’atar Roasted Fingerling Potatoes with Yogurt Tahini Sauce. I know the name sounds…Read More

skillet brussels sprouts with chorizo

It’s Stephanie here and I need to confess that I didn’t always love brussels sprouts. But I guarantee these Skillet Brussels Sprouts with Chorizo will…Read More

roasted garlic mashed potatoes

If your family is anything like mine, your Thanksgiving table would not be complete without mashed potatoes. Well, then you don’t want to miss these…Read More

zucchini ribbon salad with hazelnuts and feta

This 15-minute recipe is about as simple as you can get. It is just a simple no-cook zucchini ribbon salad made with a vegetable peeler…Read More

25 healthy green bean recipes

Here are 25 healthy and inspired green bean recipes! I have something to make everyone happy. From the most simple salads to a healthy make…Read More