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Simply Made Category for: ‘Sides’
Cauliflower Fried Rice

This is a great side to grilled chicken, lean beef,  shrimp or fish. Ingredients 1 bag of “cauliflower rice” ( from Costco) OR 1 large head of cauliflower 2 Tbsp sesame oil 1 cup match stick carrots 2 garlic cloves (minced) 1 cup frozen green peas 2 eggs (beat with a fork) 3 Tbsp Bragg …

Cranberry Sauce

So simple and so yummy! Ingredients 12 oz fresh cranberries 1 cup water 1/2 cup organic honey Dash of cinnamon 5 drops of orange essential oils ( or the zest of an orange) Directions Place all ingredients into a pot and cook on med-high heat for about 30 mins. Once liquid is almost cooked down, …

Cheesy Zucchini Garlic Bread

Ingredients 5 cups shredded zucchini 1/2 cup cheese (shredded) 1/4 cup parmesan cheese 1/4 cup ground flax 1/4 cup whole wheat flour (or other flour, almond flour to make gluten free) 1 egg 2 tsp dried italian seasoning 1 tsp garlic powder himalayan salt & pepper For Topping 2 tbsp coconut oil or butter (softened) …

Zucchini & Sweet Potato Bake

There’s something to be said about being able to go into your back garden, pick summer fresh vegetables and create something fabulous with them. This “Zucchini & Sweet Potato Bake” has been a family favorite for a couple of years now and I’m sure for years to come!! Ingredients 2 medium yellow onions (chopped) 1 …

Simple Canada Day Salad

WOW your friends & family with this simple “Caprese Salad”! PERFECT for Canada celebrations….or anytime of the year. Ingredients Mini bocconcini cheese Grape tomatoes 1/4 cup avocado oil (or olive) 3 Tbsp balsamic vinegar 2 tsp dried basil Himalayan salt & pepper Directions In a rectangular dish, arrange tomatoes & cheese to make a Canadian …

Simple Watermelon Salad

Light & refreshing!! This is the perfect side dish to any protein or as an afternoon snack on a hot summer’s day. Ingredients Seedless Watermelon (cut into bite sized cubes) Feta cheese Basil Black pepper Balsamic vinegar Directions Place watermelon into a bowl. Top with feta cheese. Sprinkle with basil & pepper. Drizzle with balsamic …

Simple Mediterranean Salad

I absolutely LOVE this salad!! Not only simple to make, but so yummy! Great on its own or paired with a grilled  protein. Ingredients 6 cups quinoa (cooked) 2 cups grape tomatoes (halved) 1 long cucumber (chopped) 1 can chickpeas (drained & rinsed) 1/2 cup sliced kalamata olives 1 cup crumbled feta cheese 1/4 cup …

Cinnamon Apple & Toasted Pecan Salad

Ingredients 4 -6 large handfuls organic mixed greens 1 apple (thinly sliced and sprinkled with cinnamon) 1/4 cup roasted pecans 1/3 cup parmesan cheese petals (or grated) Dressing Ingredients 1/4 cup apple cider vinegar 2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil 2 tsp dijon mustard himalayan salt & black pepper (to taste) Directions Place dressing ingredients …

Whipped Cauliflower

Love mashed potatoes, but not all the carbs & calories that go with it? No fear – this “Whipped Cauliflower” is sure to please!   Ingredients 1 large cauliflower (chopped into pieces) 1  yellow onion (chopped) 1 Tbsp minced garlic 1 Tbsp olive oil 1/2 cup plain greek yogurt himalayan salt & black pepper Directions …

Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Not only are these “little cabbages” (as I like to call them) DELICIOUS, they are SO good for you!! Brussels sprouts are high in Vitamin K, Vitamin C, Folate and Vitamin A, as well, a good source of Manganese, Potassium, B6, and Thiamin. Ingredients 1 1/2 pounds Brussels sprouts, trimmed and cut in half lengthwise …

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