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Anyone want to help me figure out sides?

I hate thinking of sides. It's so hard! My mother was a canned vegetable kind of woman so that's all I know but I'm sick of it. In case you need it I'll list the main dishes I plan to make that require sides, but if you just want to throw me some ideas that's cool too.

Pepper jack and spinach stuffed chicken

Bruschetta chicken

Popcorn shrimp

Chicken strips


Sloppy joes

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Asked by Hollyhock. at 6:30 PM on Feb. 11, 2013 in Food & Drink

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  • With meat loaf we have mashed potatoes and corn or peas
    With Sloppy JOes, we usually have mac and cheese and green beans
    Chicken strips is usually fries or rice and any veggie on hand
    Chicken is usually noodles or rice. and any veggie on hand

    I do not do canned veggies. I am usually fresh or frozen

    Answer by layh41407 at 6:34 PM on Feb. 11, 2013

  • Pepper jack and spinach stuffed chicken


    Bruschetta chicken


    Popcorn shrimp


    Chicken strips

    potato wedges


    mashed potatoes and brussel sprouts

    Sloppy joes

    sweet potato fries

    Answer by staciandababy at 6:35 PM on Feb. 11, 2013

  • Though because YOU need to gain weight- chocolate chip cookies.

    Answer by staciandababy at 6:36 PM on Feb. 11, 2013

  • Have you tried any fresh veges? I eat Grilled Asparagus. I know it doesn't sound appetizing, but it really is good. You just put it in a pan or casserole dish.... sprinkle with pepper, Olive Oil and Parmesan Cheese. Bake it at 400 for about 15 to 20 minutes, or until it's tender.

    Really any fresh vege is good that way!

    You can also slice potatoes, add onions and Olive Oil or Butter, cover them, and microwave for about 8 minutes or until tender.... If you want to grill them, wrap them in foil and stick them on the grill.

    Answer by m-avi at 6:37 PM on Feb. 11, 2013

  • Pepper jack and spinach stuffed chicken- noodles & green beans

    Bruschetta chicken- i would serve this with pitas and asparagus

    Popcorn shrimp- mashed potatoes and broccolo

    Chicken strips- french fries & salad

    Meatloaf- tater tots and corn

    Sloppy joes- salad


    Answer by tnm786 at 6:39 PM on Feb. 11, 2013

  • that is obviously broccoli, not broccolo lol

    Answer by tnm786 at 6:40 PM on Feb. 11, 2013

  • Potato wedges, coleslaw, corn on the cob, rice pilaf, mshed potatoes, veggies, mac and cheese, tossed salad.

    Answer by Ballad at 6:41 PM on Feb. 11, 2013

  • Pepper jack and spinach stuffed chicken copper coins (carrots) steamed rice

    Bruschetta chicken scallopped potatoes )or fried) green beans

    Popcorn shrimp side salad lettuce, tomato, carrots, onions and cheese, bread, french fries

    Chicken strips baked beans coleslaw

    Meatloaf mashed potatoes green beans or asperagus

    Sloppy joes coleslaw or carrot slaw potatoe salad 3 bean salad cottage cheese any of these

    Leftover spaghetti , corn , onions and apples, sauted squash, save bits of left over vegies and saute them together for a mixed vegie dish, mac and cheese, mexican rice, fried rice, lentils, mashed cawliflower, cawliflower with cheese sauce, steamed broccoli brasied celery.

    Answer by Dardenella at 6:53 PM on Feb. 11, 2013

  • Thanks guys. Some of these things I never even thought of making for everyday meals because my mom only made them on special occasions lol.

     Lol staci, now I have an excuse for making cookies and eating them all. Excellent.


    Comment by Hollyhock. (original poster) at 6:55 PM on Feb. 11, 2013

  • Pepper jack and spinach stuffed chicken- wild rice, stuffed tomatoes

    Bruschetta chicken- salad

    Popcorn shrimp- coconut rice

    Chicken strips- mashed potatoes, green beans

    Meatloaf- baked potatoes, white rice, roasted asparagus

    Sloppy joes- French fries, coleslaw

    Answer by momto2boys973 at 9:23 PM on Feb. 11, 2013

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