vegetable dishes

Roasted Sweet Potatoes & Figs

A little bit sweet, a little bit savory... this is a great new idea to replace that tired marshmallow mash¬†for your Thanksgiving Feast. The fresh figs are everything in this dish. Gorgeous in color and flavor, they add something very special to an easy, approachable side.   Roasted Figs & Sweet Potatoes Makes: 4 servings… Continue reading Roasted Sweet Potatoes & Figs

Salads and Side Dishes

Baked Potato Pancakes

One of the best parts of Hanukkah is potato latkes. I mean really. A religious excuse to eat fried potatoes... how much better does it get? So for the night, or maybe first two nights, we were just loving the potato pancakes. I think Ryan ate something like 15 the first night. But after a… Continue reading Baked Potato Pancakes


Sweet Potato Skins

I'm back! It's been a long week away from Cooking in Red Socks. We drove home from Boston to Colorado stopping in New Haven for Ryan's Yale Alumni Baseball Game, Philadelphia to see my college friends, and Chicago to see my family and Kidd. After that we¬†hustled home to attend to a family illness. I… Continue reading Sweet Potato Skins