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Need healthy side dish to go with sloppy joes.

Son is picky, doesn't like salad. Want something healthy other than mac and cheese or fries. Help?

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Saciajl

Asked by Saciajl at 1:41 PM on Mar. 22, 2011 in Food & Drink

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  • Veggies are healthy, so is salad. rice is healthy as are potatoes if you dont add bad things or cook them in fat.
    vbruno

    Answer by vbruno at 1:43 PM on Mar. 22, 2011

  • steamed broccoli with cheese, sweet potatos, fruit! :)
    CABlonde

    Answer by CABlonde at 1:43 PM on Mar. 22, 2011

  • carrot sticks and ranch dressing
    baked sweet potato fries
    corn on the cob
    baked potato
    kimberlyinberea

    Answer by kimberlyinberea at 1:43 PM on Mar. 22, 2011

  • food with sloppy joes you can add a salad or vegs, fruit, mashed pts would be good. can take the sloppy joes mixture and did what I did one night and instead of buns I mixed in cooked macoroni or even spagetti. and came out very good. corn is good.
    momindiana

    Answer by momindiana at 1:49 PM on Mar. 22, 2011

  • raw carrot sticks.
    mompam

    Answer by mompam at 1:56 PM on Mar. 22, 2011

  • Veggies of any sort. We had our version of sloppy joes last night (no buns) and had some pasta with butter & parmesan cheese for our carb, broccoli for our veggie (steamed & raw with dip, carrots were an option too but no one wanted them), and oranges for our fruit.

    I assume you'll be using buns though ;). So, a veggie of any kind, a fruit, and some dairy...almost a round meal.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:59 PM on Mar. 22, 2011

  • There is a website that has some really good sides. It is called Food on the Table. www.foodonthetable.com

    It is a meal planning website i've been loving....uses sale items from your local gro stores, gives you recipes to choose from and sends a grocery list to your iPhone.
    They just added sides and in their forum is this discussion of their best and easiest sides. Wish I had time to find the specific link to the forum.
    ayatzi

    Answer by ayatzi at 5:12 PM on Mar. 22, 2011

  • Sweet potato fries, carrots and ranch dip, potato salad, pasta salad.
    tyfry7496

    Answer by tyfry7496 at 5:32 PM on Mar. 22, 2011

  • cole slaw, oven fries, steamed broccoli, green beans, german potato salad
    texasgurl33

    Answer by texasgurl33 at 7:57 PM on Mar. 22, 2011

  • pasta salad, fruit skewers, potato skins
    Librarylady60

    Answer by Librarylady60 at 8:43 PM on Mar. 22, 2011

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