Healthy Seasonal Recipes

Side Dishes

pickled beets

With just 10 minutes of prep and only 5 ingredients you can transform earthy beets into tangy tender slices of absolute goodness. These Simple Pickled…Read More

vegan potato salad with herbs

No mayo was used in the making of this Vegan Potato Salad with Herbs. Just a simple oil and vinegar dressing and a ton of…Read More

healthy pasta salad with ham and peas

There is only one thing that is better than healthy pasta salad with ham and peas, and that one thing is an ultra creamy version…Read More

creamy horseradish potato salad

Are you ready to be blown away? Well, this Creamy Horseradish Potato Salad is a healthier twist on the classic barbecue side dish and it is…Read More

asparagus with tarragon vinaigrette

Put this Asparagus with Tarragon Vinaigrette on your Easter brunch menu and you will have more time to spend with your guests and hide those…Read More

loaded mexican street corn saute

This Loaded Mexican Street Corn Sauté is an easy skillet variation of Mexican street corn made with frozen corn and topped with flavorful additions like…Read More

curry roasted cauliflower

This Curry Roasted Cauliflower is a super easy gluten-free and vegan side dish to add to your weekly dinner routine.  It’s ready in just 30 minutes…Read More

cheddar horseradish colcannon

Today I’ve taken the classic Irish mashed potato dish, Colcannon, and given it a super flavor boost with Vermont cheddar and freshly grated horseradish root!…Read More

skinny oven fries

These Skinny Oven Fries are a deliciously healthy makeover of an all-time favorite side dish — french fries! Bonus: they are ready in 40 minutes,…Read More

hot moroccan carrots

  I finally figured out a way to turn my favorite summer side dish into a winter side dish! It’s like a seasonal cooking miracle….Read More

sweet potatoes with coconut, curry and mint

Sweet Potatoes are simmered in coconut milk and vegetable broth with curry and spices. The dish is finished with cilantro, mint and lime and a…Read More

lentils with bacon

Lentils with bacon is one of my favorite side dishes. This version is made with French green lentils, cider vinegar, smoked paprika, celery hearts and just…Read More

roasted broccoli with asiago, garlic and almonds

Do you roast your veggies? If not, then stop what you are doing right now and make this Roasted Broccoli with Asiago, Garlic and Almonds!! I…Read More

easy holiday slaw with apples and pomegranate

This easy holiday slaw with apples and pomegranate is a bright and cheerful dish that will provide a healthy and fresh contrast to the rest…Read More

five spice healthy mashed sweet potatoes

I dare you to not fall in love with these (vegan and paleo) Five Spice Healthy Mashed Sweet Potatoes. Actually, I do not think it…Read More

roasted brussels sprouts with balsamic and thyme

I bring these roasted Brussels Sprouts with Balsamic and Thyme to you today because they are long overdue and I have a debt to settle…Read More

brussels sprouts slaw with bacon and blue cheese

Here is a simple slaw recipe made from thinly sliced raw Brussels sprouts. It has bacon, blue cheese and dried cranberries in it. It makes…Read More

brown rice and sweet potato salad

This Brown Rice and Sweet Potato Salad is a super yummy Fall side dish that is simple enough for a weeknight meal AND special enough…Read More

peanut noodles with cabbage and basil

These peanut noodles with crunchy purple cabbage and fresh basil are so delicious, you may bust into song when you see them! Once I started…Read More

roasted eggplant with pomegranate molasses feta and mint

One bite of this roasted eggplant with pomegranate molasses, feta and mint and I knew it would be on the Best of Healthy Seasonal Recipes….Read More

grilled corn with chipotle lime butter

Grilled Corn with Chipotle Lime Butter! It’s a new take on a summer classic. I used softened salted butter, then stirred in lime zest and…Read More

heirloom tomato salad with green beans and chevre

This luscious tomato and green bean salad is just a riot of color and juicy summer time produce side-dish mayhem! It is so simple to…Read More

healthy macaroni salad with greek yogurt and cheddar

Healthy macaroni salad with greek yogurt and cheddar. This healthy take on macaroni pasta salad with cheese has loads of garden fresh vegetables in it…Read More

mediterranean black lentil salad

This Mediterranean Black Lentil Salad with cucumbers, spinach and feta is super easy to whip together. Just toss the lentils together with a little dressing…Read More