Sweet Chili Yams

Sweet Chili Yams

Italian Lima Beans

Italian Lima Beans

This quick and easy main dish is a perfect vegetarian main course. I serve it with mashed potatoes for a great "comfort food" dish.

Buttermilk Dressing

Buttermilk Dressing

This is a creamy dressing that is relatively low in fat and calories, yet tastes very rich and delicious.

Mexican Street Vendor Fruit Salad

Mexican Street Vendor Fruit Salad

When I go over the border to Tecate or Tijuana, I like to get the cool, refreshing fruit salads offered on ice from many street vendors. The flavors of chili pepper, salt, and lime bring out the sweetness of the fruit and crispness of the cucumber.

Zesty Vegetarian Pasta Salad

Zesty Vegetarian Pasta Salad

Here is my take on a classic Italian pasta salad. This is a great picnic/summertime dish that can be made a day ahead. Your guests will truly love it!

Corn and Celery Bake

Corn and Celery Bake

This is not a saucy, rich casserole, and that's best because the crunchy sweet corn and lovely fresh celery are the stars here. Very nice side dish!

Mock Morningstar Farms Breakfast Patties

Mock Morningstar Farms Breakfast Patties

If your family loves the MorningStar Farms Original Breakfast Patties, here is the recipe for you. Make a double batch and freeze some for later. Reheat the frozen patties by frying them in a little oil and turning them frequently, until hot inside and crispy on the outside.