12 Easy Last Minute Side Dishes

Thanksgiving is right around the corner and the December holidays are not far behind, so I decided to compile a list of some quick and easy side dishes that you can make at the last-minute and still impress your mother-in-law. 1. Buttery, Warm Southern Cornbread Just sweet enough to make everyone happy. Just make sure you…

White Bean and Ham Soup

I did the traditional ham with a brown sugar and pineapple glaze for Easter, leaving me with a lot of leftover ham.  After eating ham and cheese sandwiches for a few days we still have plenty left and I bought the smallest one I could find in the store.  I finished off with one last…

Updated Tuna Noodle Casserole

I decided to stick to ramekins and seafood this week.  It just seemed like a good theme to go with and I’ve used ramekins a little more often lately because it makes it easy to send food to work with my husband for the next day. The advantage to dividing everything up into ramekins is…

Simple and Easy Pot Roast

I have to start with an apology for being gone all last week.  I had a nasty cold that knocked me flat on my back, so I didn’t get any writing done at all much less any cooking.  My poor husband had to fend for his self all week, so I know he’s happy that…

Butternut Squash Olive Oil Bread

Since I started out the week with butternut squash, I decided to continue with it.  It’s not that I’m on a butternut squash trend or anything, it’s just that I have a few that I purchased on sale awhile back, since the sale was so great.  It’s not often we can get organic butternut squash…