Category Archives: Side Dish

Traditions

For most of us, that’s what holidays are about — tradition! Anyone who knows me knows that I love festive occasions, and I especially love the fall and winter holidays. Holidays combine the traditions and history of our culture with … Continue reading

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Pssst…Wanna Cheat?

Well, cheat on Potato Salad, that is. 😉 As with many foods, there are numerous variations on Potato Salad. As Wikipedia tells us: Potato salad is a dish made from boiled potatoes that comes in many versions in different regions … Continue reading

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Some Enchanted Evening, Part 1 of 2

As any of you who know me know, or who follow my blog know, last year was a pretty rough one that brought an incredible number of…well, if you want to be more positive, you’d refer to them as challenges. If you … Continue reading

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Set it and Forget It!

And no, I’m not talking about Ron Popeil’s Rotisserie oven, but mashed potatoes — in the slow cooker! This has been a difficult and challenging year (last year was no picnic, either), so desire and time for this blog has … Continue reading

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Are You Dressed Properly?

One of the tasks I was given for Christmas was to make a salad. I wanted to do something festive, but I also wanted it to be something easy. Searching for ideas, I became inspired by a recipe for Christmas … Continue reading

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Hold the Cream

No, I’m not talking about coffee or tea — I’m talking about a lighter, healthier Creamless Potato Gratin. This past Sunday, I decided to use a beef roast from the freezer (bought on sale, of course!) to try out an easy … Continue reading

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It’s a Two-Fer!

A few weeks ago, when I was casting about for something to have as our weekly meatless meal, I got the idea to make a Cream of Potato Soup from some leftover mashed potatoes. Soup and grilled cheese sandwiches sounded really yummy … Continue reading

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