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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Four ingredients are all you need to whip up this retro dessert inspired fruit salad. All your holiday potlucks need this easy caramel apple salad.

Caramel Apple Salad

Four ingredients are all you need to whip up this retro dessert inspired fruit salad. All your holiday potlucks need this easy caramel apple salad. Okay folks here goes – I have been sitting on this recipe for a…long…time. We were first introduced to Caramel Apple Salad at a recipe exchange potluck. Both the Mr. and I went nuts for the…

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