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Scalloped Potatoes with Bacon

Thinly sliced scalloped potatoes with bacon and caramelized onions is a rich and flavorful side dish you’ll want to serve with your next meal. A few weeks ago, The Husband, out of the blue, requested scalloped potatoes.  Like me, he probably grew up eating the freeze-dried potatoes from a box […]

baked mashed rutabaga topped with melted cheese and green onions in a white ramekin

Mashed Rutabaga with Bacon and Cheddar Cheese [Low Carb]

Mashed rutabaga, loaded with bacon, cheese and green onions, is a healthy but delicious low-carb alternative to mashed potatoes. This post may contain affiliate links. Click here to learn more about how affiliate links are used on this site. Rutabaga. I can’t say I’ve cooked a whole lot with rutabagas, […]

asparagus casserole

Asparagus Casserole

Asparagus casserole is a traditional Southern side dish. Fresh asparagus is combined with cream of mushroom soup, Saltine crackers and sharp cheddar cheese, then baked until bubbly. Asparagus casserole is a traditional Southern side dish that just might make an appearance at every major holiday from Easter to Christmas. Recipes […]

fresh cranberry sauce

Fresh Cranberry Sauce with Bourbon and Vanilla

Serve this easy, fresh cranberry sauce at your next Thanksgiving dinner. Real cranberries are simmered with bourbon and a vanilla bean for amazing flavor. Who really goes out of their way for cranberry sauce?  It’s like that weird distant relative that’s always invited to Thanksgiving dinner, but only out of […]

sliced cranberry apple lattice pie

Lattice Cranberry Apple Pie

Cranberry apple pie is a festive twist on a classic dessert. Cranberries and raisins are baked with sweet apples and spices in a sweet glazed homemade pie crust. This post may contain affiliate links. Click here to learn more about how affiliate links are used on this site. Cranberries are […]