Side dishes are my dinner downfall. Only because I have a habit of forgetting about them when I’m prepping dinner.
I’ve written about easy side dish ideas a couple of times.
But how do you know what sides pair well with different main dishes? Some things are easy – Spaghetti and salad. Meat, vegetable, roll.
There are other recipes that present more of a challenge. Sides to go with stir-fry. Moving beyond chips and salsa with a Mexican meal. What to serve with potpie and other all-inclusive casseroles.
We’ll be tackling some of these in future posts, but today I want to share a few things I keep in mind when planning the meals for Weekly Meal Plans.
A good side/main dish pairing will do a few things for your meal: [Read more…]