Have you seen the t-shirt that says “I’m just here for the sides”? That’s kind of how I feel about Thanksgiving! Don’t get me wrong, I like turkey, but for me it’s all about the potatoes, rolls, stuffing, sweet potato casserole, cranberry salad and desserts (lol). So today I’m sharing some of my favorite sides and salads that you’re going to love!
Cranberry Salad (A Family Favorite/Tradition)
This Cranberry Salad has been a Thanksgiving tradition in my family for years. It was my favorite as a kid and still is. It’s sweet, slightly tart and absolutely delicious!
Raspberry Jello Pretzel Salad
This Raspberry Jello Pretzel Salad is one of our favorite jello salads ever. The combination of the raspberries and jello, the cream cheese layer and the salty pretzel crust is absolutely perfect!
Winter Fruit Salad
Delicious, simple and versatile, this Winter Fruit Salad is the perfect side dish for any meal. Plus, it’s beautiful and colorful and looks gorgeous on your table.
Orange Lemony Jello
This Orange Lemony Jello is smooth and creamy with a topping that’s so good! The orange/lemon flavor combination is absolutely delicious!
This Classic Stuffing is my idea of the perfect stuffing. Celery, onions, fresh herbs and butter tossed with dried bread cubes. It’s simple, classic and the best ever! Classic Stuffing is one of my favorite savory things about Thanksgiving.
Corn Casserole is a simple and delicious side dish that can be thrown together in about 5 minutes. It’s perfect for Thanksgiving, Christmas or any time of the year.
Swiss Corn Bake
This creamy, cheesy Swiss Corn Bake recipe is the perfect side dish for any meal. It’s perfect for holiday parties, potlucks or any weeknight meal. Super simple to make and so delicious!
Slow Cooker Creamed Corn
This slow cooker creamed corn is super easy and absolutely delicious! Sweet and tender corn simmers in a rich cream sauce to make the best creamed corn.
Brown Sugar & Bacon Green Beans
These Brown Sugar & Bacon Green Beans are amazing! Incredibly flavorful and they make the perfect side dish, especially for holiday meals.
Instant Pot Mashed Red Potatoes
These Instant Pot Mashed Potatoes are a simple, quick and delicious side dish for any weeknight dinner! They are crazy delicious and taste amazing!
Oven-Roasted Mashed Potatoes
These Oven-Roasted Mashed Potatoes take potatoes to a whole new level. Amazing flavor and so simple to make. Mashed Potatoes have never tasted so good!
Pepper Jack Hash Brown Casserole
This Pepper Jack Hash Brown Casserole is absolute comfort food. Hashbrowns, whipping cream, butter, sour cream, and tons of pepper jack cheese. . . seriously this is a game changer.
Sweet Potato Casserole
This simple, classic Sweet Potato Casserole is going to convert all sweet potato haters out there. Topped with a brown sugar pecan crust, it’s like eating dessert! One of our family favorites and almost as important as the turkey at Thanksgiving.
Cranberry Raspberry Sauce
This Raspberry Cranberry Sauce is a delicious twist on regular cranberry sauce. The raspberries give it add extra flavor that is so good. It’s tangy and sweet and makes those turkey sandwiches even better!