Best Garlic Roasted Carrots

Finished Roasted Carrots on a gold sheet pan.

No boring side dishes around here! These Best Garlic Roasted Carrots are just 3 ingredients and all flavor. It’s all about roasting these beauties at a high temperature so the carrots caramelize as the cook. So if you’ve ever thought carrots were on the boring side, this recipe is for you. Also be sure to check out my other favorite varations below from Maple Herb to Honey Dijon.

Sheet pan with Roasted Carrots and a wooden spatula.

This easy side dish is another case of a simple recipe that seems too good to be true. I mean how can 3 simple ingredients make veggies that taste so good? As usual it’s all about technique. But don’t worry, it’s nothing fancy or time consuming!

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No boring side dishes around here! These Best Garlic Roasted Carrots are just 3 ingredients and all flavor. It’s all about roasting these beauties at a high temperature so the carrots caramelize as the cook. So if you’ve ever thought carrots were on the boring side, this recipe is for you. Also be sure to check out my other favorite varations below from Maple Herb to Honey Dijon.

Sheet pan with Roasted Carrots and a wooden spatula.

This easy side dish is another case of a simple recipe that seems too good to be true. I mean how can 3 simple ingredients make veggies that taste so good? As usual it’s all about technique. But don’t worry, it’s nothing fancy or time consuming!

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Sausage and Peppers

Sausage with peppers and onions garnished with basil.

A super tasty and classic combination! This Sausage and Peppers sheet pan dinner comes together in under 30 minutes, and is so adaptable. It’s naturally gluten free and dairy free as well. Try it with different kinds of sausages, or add the optional tomatoes for a fun twist. It’s great with simple side dishes like my Creamy Mashed Cauliflower, or with freshly cooked pasta.

Sausage with peppers and onions and basil on a cookie sheet.

Sausage and peppers has been a long time favorite combination in our house. I’ve been making different versions of this classic combo since we first got married over 12 years ago. And it’s still one of the only dishes Tyler frequently requests.

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A super tasty and classic combination! This Sausage and Peppers sheet pan dinner comes together in under 30 minutes, and is so adaptable. It’s naturally gluten free and dairy free as well. Try it with different kinds of sausages, or add the optional tomatoes for a fun twist. It’s great with simple side dishes like my Creamy Mashed Cauliflower, or with freshly cooked pasta.

Sausage with peppers and onions and basil on a cookie sheet.

Sausage and peppers has been a long time favorite combination in our house. I’ve been making different versions of this classic combo since we first got married over 12 years ago. And it’s still one of the only dishes Tyler frequently requests.

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Banh Mi Burger Bowls

Banh Mi Burger Bowls assembled in a black bowl on a white background with herbs around it and a blue linen napkin in the background.

All the classic sandwich flavors piled into these Banh Mi Burger Bowls are simply perfect for Banh Mi cravings year round! These are the perfect gluten free, dairy free, and paleo option to have all these awesome flavors made into an easy bowl meal. These burger bowls are also simply loaded with fresh veggies and herbs. And it’s all topped off with sriracha mayo, making them simply irresistible.

Banh Mi Burger Bowl in a black bowl on a white background with fresh herbs.

Have you ever had a burger bowl before? They were new to me not that long ago, but they’re now something I now make almost every single week of the year! They’re basically all the things you’d want on a burger piled into a bowl.

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Best Classic Chicken Salad

Chicken salad in a speckled pottery bowl on a white background with sliced almonds around it and a blue and white linen behind the bowl.

This Chicken Salad is the best classic recipe made in the traditional way with grapes and toasted almonds. There’s also a variation made with dried cranberries perfect for the winter months as well. It’s naturally gluten free, dairy free, paleo, and there’s no mayo options as well. It’s a healthy chicken salad made with all real food ingredients, and perfect served over a bed of green for extra veggies!

Chicken Salad in a speckled pottery bowl with a gold serving spoon and a blue and white linen behind the bowl.

Sweet juicy grapes, crunchy celery, toasted almond all combine together with the chicken and savory dressing to make the best chicken salad ever! I already have an Avocado Chicken Salad recipe on the blog which is super tasty. However the avocado doesn’t keep as well, and so we definitely need the classic recipe here too.

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Garlic Sautéed Spinach

A white bowl with Garlic Sautéed Spinach with a wooden serving spoon on a white background.

This Garlic Sautéed Spinach is the easiest and tastiest way to cook any kind of greens. It comes together in just minutes and is gluten free, dairy free, paleo, and a healthy side dish. We make this non-stop year round, and it’s such an easy recipe I just had to share it with you. With just 3 ingredients you’ll be off and running for the best tasting greens of your life. Also be sure and check out our favorite variations, especially the bacon and onions.

Garlic Sautéed Spinach in a white bowl with a wooden spoon on a white background with a tan linen napkin draped behind it..

Sautéed Spinach is such an easy side dish, it hardly qualifies as a recipe. But since we make this a lot, I wanted to share it with you. It’s just a few ingredients, but this spinach is so tasty. And it pairs well with just about anything you could think of for dinner!

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