Tag: side dish

Squash and Leek Gratin with Fig Goat Cheese | @TakeOnElizabeth

Squash and Leek Gratin with Fig Goat Cheese

If life has taught me anything, it’s that things don’t typically work out the way you’d planned. Life throws you curve balls, lemons, wrenches, and sometimes — plain…

This 5-ingredient blueberry cucumber salad is the PERFECT quick, easy summertime side dish! Plump blueberries, crisp cucumber, and a light and zesty lemon-olive oil dressing! SO EASY!

5-Ingredient Blueberry Cucumber Salad

Oh, the zucchinis that have crossed my threshold over the past few weeks—there have been too many of them to count. That’s not a euphemism—we’ve had at least…

plum cucumber salsa

Fresh and Spicy Plum Cucumber Salsa

My home has been inundated with fresh fruits and vegetables. As part of my “I’m short one organ so I’d better get my ass in gear” healthy eating…

Food and Friends: Grandma’s Chicken Salad

Friends makes everything better. This is one of my (lighthearted) mantras in life. If I’m ever feeling blue, hurt, or in some other negative state of mind, I can…

roasted brussels sprouts with butternut squash and pomegranate | @takeonelizabeth

Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Squash and Pomegranate

I’ve been trolling my friends’ Pinterest boards. It’s like the Lazy Girl’s key to navigating millions of pins worth of content – they’ve already narrowed down the possibilities,…