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Coupon Abbreviations
  • SC = Store Coupon
  • MC = Manufacturer Coupon
  • SS = Smart Source
  • RMN = Retail Me Not
  • PG = Proctor and Gamble
Coupon Terms
  • WYB = When You Buy
  • B1G1 = Buy One Get One Free
  • .75/1 = 75 cents off one item
  • .75/3 = 75 cents off three items
  • EXP = Expiration Date

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I don’t think every dinner has to be a super fancy affair. There are many nights when our only side dish is some frozen vegetables or a big bowl of fresh fruit. If you’re in charge of meals at your house, then dinner is something you have to do daily, so you shouldn’t make it more stressful than it needs to be.

That said, you can make dinner a little more exciting by serving a delicious side dish along with your main course. You could grill or roast meat, which is very easy, and then make a more interesting side dish to spruce up the meal. These favorite Southern Savers side dishes are also perfect for taking to a potluck, picnic, or barbecue, no matter what time of year it is. And, as always, they are frugal options for any grocery budget!

Southern Savers Side Dishes Recipes

Homemade Black Beans (1)

Mexican Black Beans


Instant Pot Carrots

Garlic Roasted Carrot Fries


Cheesy Scalloped Potatoes


Crispy Bacon Brussels Sprouts

Green Beans


Jasmine Rice (Instant Pot)

Instant Pot Macaroni and Cheese

Mashed Potatoes

Oven Roasted Broccoli

Potato Wedges

Roasted Potatoes


Scalloped Potatoes

Stick of Butter Rice


Sweet Potato Casserole


Sweet Potato Casserole (with Streusel Topping)

Twice Baked Potato Casserole

Do you have a favorite side dish? Let us know in the comments!

Looking for something frugal and simple to eat with your main dish? All my favorite Southern Savers side dishes are easy and delicious!