This summery recipe offers a peachy twist on an Italian favorite, peach caprese salad is an easy no-cook side dish you are sure to revisit again and again.

Easy Peach Caprese Salad

Traditionalists be warned: we are straying far from course with this recipe. This summery recipe offers a peachy twist on an Italian favorite, peach caprese salad is an easy no-cook side dish you are sure to revisit again and again. Recipe Highlights: Peach caprese is a quick salad or easy appetizer using fresh peaches Low calories, gluten free and a…

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Fresh corn with bacon is the exact right balance of tender and crispy and salty with starchy sweet. An easy recipe for a healthy comfort food side dish.

Skillet Corn with Bacon

Fresh corn with bacon is the exact right balance of tender and crispy and salty with starchy sweet. An easy recipe for a healthy comfort food side dish. Recipe Highlights: Taking fresh corn off the cob makes it easier to eat. Just over 100 calories per serving even with butter and bacon! Use fresh or frozen corn for a fantastic…

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Thanks to the simple fresh flavors lemon dill navy bean salad has a lightness you might not expect from a bean salad. Quick & easy 15 minute no-cook recipe.

Summer party recipes: Lemon Dill Navy Bean Salad

This post is sponsored by Gourmet Garden. The ideas and opinions are my own. I love sharing products that fit into my busy family’s healthy eating lifestyle. Thank you for supporting brands that make it possible to keep Half Her Size running. Thanks to the simple fresh flavors, this lemon dill navy bean salad has a lightness you might not expect from a bean…

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side dish - honey-ginger roasted carrots.

Honey-Ginger Roasted Carrots

Fresh carrots coated in a spicy sweet glaze of honey and ginger and roasted until just tender. These are an excellent addition to a holiday meal and simple enough for a weeknight. Recipe Highlights: Quick and easy recipe for holiday meals or family dinners Roasted carrots (and all roasted vegetables) have a nutty sweetness that often appeals to non-vegetable lovers. Low…

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Chipotle Mashed Sweet Potatoes

Here’s a fun way to add a big splash of color to your plate. The first time I added chipotle chili to sweet potatoes was to make veggie burgers. The combination of naturally sweet and naturally smoky & spicy brought out the best of both ingredients. I knew it was blend of flavors I would come back to again and…

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