Buttered & Dilled Snap Peas & Carrots

Time: 15 minutes Simple, healthy and tasty… need I say more (and great music to get you energized about this side dish). Music Selection: Ann-Margret & Tina Turner – Proud Mary Ingredients: 2 carrots, peeled 4 cups washed and trimmed snap peas ¼ cup butter Salt/pepper 1 Tbsp fresh or dried dill Directions: Slice the…

One Pan Rib Roast Dinner

Time: 2.5  – 3 hours Say “I do” to this recipe – you won’t regret it. It is a very easy way to make a delicious, healthy meal without having a lot of pans to wash afterwards. Huge flavour and aroma from this fantastic dinner! Enjoy with a glass of your favorite red wine! Music…

Roasted Cauliflower

Time: 1 hour Today is the perfect day to Rise Up and conquer the world and this delicious, healthy and savoury recipe which may just make it on to your favourite list! It is easy to make and has few ingredients – a perfect side dish!Music Selection: Andra Day – Rise Up Ingredients:1 onion, peeled…

Rosemary & Garlic Beef Pot Roast

Time: Marinade overnight; 3 – 4 hours Music Selection: Imagine Dragons – Believer First things first – this is the best pot roast recipe you will ever find! It takes a bit of time, due to the marinading process, but it is so worth it! You will be a believer… Ingredients: ¼ cup olive oil…

Cheesy Scalloped Potatoes Au Gratin

Time: 2 hours This is comfort food at its best – delicious, tasty and pretty easy to make. It is worth the full effort and will have you singing with the choir… it is great for potlucks – so show it off and let your light shine! Music Selection: Odetta & Boys Choir of Harlem…

Braised Mushrooms

Time: 30 minutes Music Selection: Herman’s Hermits – There’s A Kind of Hush There will be a hush over your house while you enjoy this wonderful side dish. It is easy to make and yet so flavourful and aromatic. Ingredients: 200 g fresh small mushrooms (whole) – if using larger mushrooms, then quarter them 1…

Fruit Coulis

This is such a delicious way to make a fruit syrup for desserts or pancakes. You can add the amount of sugar you like and use whatever fruit you have on hand, but it is a great way to use up ripe berries! Time: 20 minutes Music Selection: There She Goes – Six Pence Ingredients:…

Cheesy Cauliflower Grits

Time: 25 minutes Get ready for a new twist on grits – a healthy, delicious version that sneaks a few extra vegetables into your family! We love this dish served with a hearty stew or red braised lamb shanks… Music Selection: Pitbull (featuring Blake Shelton) – Get Ready Ingredients: 2 shallots, diced finely 2 Tbsp…

Chinese Cabbage & Mushroom Stir Fry

This is a great, comforting side dish – like an old cardigan… something that you love and cherish and are familiar with. This dish is easy to make, healthy and super delicious. Enjoy with the comfort of your favorite warm, cozy cardigan/sweater and some delicious star anise beef stew and Taylor… Time: 25 minutes Music…

Sauteed Green Beans

Time: 20 minutes Now green beans may not be your favourite vegetable (yet), but on the next rainy night when you want some delicious, aromatic comfort food, try these delicious sauteed green beans. You can play with the toppings to get different flavours! Enjoy your rainy night and your green beans! Music Selection: Eddie Rabbitt…