Chicken Taco Salad Recipe

Chicken Taco Salad Recipe

This simple Chicken Taco Salad recipe is the perfect healthy lunch for packing and taking to work! Loaded with savory shredded chicken, black beans and veggies, this taco salad will be your new favorite way to pack your lunch! Chicken Taco Salad Recipe Taco salad is one of those dished that I use to really love to order at a restaurant, but didn't think to make at home. It's not that I din't have the ingredients - I almost always have tomatoes, peppers, black beans and lettuce on hand. However, once I made my Crock Pot Mexican Shredded Chicken, everything changed! This healthy chicken taco salad recipe is one of my new lunchtime favorites, and best of all it's super easy to throw together. Like this recipe? Be sure to pin it to your SALAD or HEALTHY RECIPES board! Follow Continue Reading...

Easy Cheesy Breadsticks

Easy Cheesy Breadsticks

These Easy Cheesy Breadsticks are gonna be your soup's BFF! This super simple recipe for cheesy garlic breadsticks are the perfect side for just about any meal, especially soup and salad! Easy Cheesy Breadsticks - the perfect soup & salad side! With the first day of winter just a few days away, I always crave a hearty bowl of soup and some of these delicious, Easy Cheesy Breadsticks for dipping. When it gets dark by 5pm, it only feels right to have a hearty, delicious bowl of soup and bread to go with it. These delicious cheesy garlic breadsticks have been my go-to recipe for years! Like this recipe? Be sure to pin it to your BREAD or SIDE DISH board! Follow DelightfulEMade on Pinterest! These breadsticks are super simple to make, and because they start with a simple Continue Reading...

Homemade Cranberry Sauce with Apricots and Orange

Homemade Cranberry Sauce with Apricots and Orange

Incredibly simple to make, this flavorful and delicious Homemade Cranberry Sauce recipe will be your new favorite Thanksgiving side dish! Simply simmered with dried apricots, orange juice and orange zest, this cranberry sauce goes perfectly with any holiday meal! Homemade Cranberry Sauce with Apricots & Orange Let's talk Thanksgiving sides for a bit. I feel like the side dished at your holiday dinner either make or break the meal. Am I right? Here's why I feel this way; everyone has turkey, and yes, it needs to be done right. (PS - be sure to check out my post for 3 Steps to a Moist and Flavorful Turkey) But for the most part, turkey is gonna taste relatively the same - it's basically a holiday dinner "given". Side dishes really make up the majority of the meal. They are not Continue Reading...

Roasted Carrot Salad with Apples and Pistachios

Roasted Carrot Salad with Apples and Pistachios

This Roasted Carrot Salad has wonderful flavors that come together with crisp apples and savory pistachios making the most amazing salad! Easy enough for a weeknight dinner, and beautiful enough to serve for a holiday meal. Roasted Carrot Salad with Apples and Pistachios If you follow me over on Instagram and watch my IG stories, you'll quickly see that I make a stop at my local farmers market just about every Saturday morning. I do this pretty religiously from June through November, and always seem to find some wonderfully fresh and delicious fruits and vegetables. This Roasted Carrot Salad with Apples and Pistachios is a recipe loaded with many of my favorite farmers market finds. I love patronizing my farmers market for a couple reasons. First, I like patronizing my local Continue Reading...

Balsamic Grilled Chicken Salad

Balsamic Grilled Chicken Salad

Craving a fresh, crisp entree salad? This savory, and slightly sweet Balsamic Grilled Chicken Salad will totally hit the spot! Made with fresh greens, fruit, pistachios and balsamic grilled chicken, this salad is healthy, filling and completely delicious! Balsamic Grilled Chicken Salad This Balsamic Grilled Chicken Salad is one of my favorite dinner or lunch ideas for summer. I often crave a big, filling salad for lunch or a light dinner during the summer, and especially when it's hot and humid during our sweltering mid-Atlantic summers.  I love including loads of fresh flavor from fresh Virginia peaches and blueberries and plenty of crunch from kale, celery, onion and pistachios. The grilled chicken and goat cheese add amazing flavor and richness that balances out this salad Continue Reading...

Classic Macaroni Salad

Classic Macaroni Salad

The ultimate Macaroni Salad recipe! Loaded with fresh carrots, celery, diced bell pepper, red onion, and savory ham, this Classic Macaroni Salad is perfect side dish for your next cookout or pot-luck. Classic Macaroni Salad Growing up in rural South Dakota, summer was always a time for getting together with family and enjoying a little time along the Missouri river. South Dakota doesn't have ocean beaches, and very few lakes, but we do have the beautiful, vast Missouri river. For the July 4th holiday, we often went camping near the river, which is about 20 miles from my home town. As a kid, going to the river was always fun. My grandparents had a boat, which meant water skiing, tubing and fishing along the banks. At the end of a long day on the water, we would always come back to our Continue Reading...

Garlic Herb Roasted Red Potatoes

Garlic Herb Roasted Red Potatoes

The perfect side dish for just about any meal! These Garlic & Herb Roasted Red Potatoes come together quickly and easily with simple herbs and seasoning that you likely already have in your pantry. Roasted in the oven to a crispy perfection. Garlic & Herb Roasted Red Potatoes Do you have some recipes in your cooking arsenal that you come back to over and over again? You know what I'm talking about - those go-to recipes that you love, because they're consistently delicious, easy to make, and go with multiple dishes? These Garlic & Herb Roasted Red Potatoes are at the top of my go-to recipe inventory. I've been making these potatoes for years (I can't believe I'm just now sharing this recipe with you!) They're perfect with a great roast, pork chops, steak, grilled chicken Continue Reading...