Sautéed Red Cabbage

Stuck in a rut with the usual sides? This sautéed cabbage recipe is warm and comforting, just in time for fall.  It's a simple dish that makes for great leftovers, too. If you're worried that your child won't try it, have them help you cook it!  Kids are always more willing to try dishes they've had a hand in making.

1 large onion, diced
1 large red cabbage, diced
3 tablespoons coconut oil
1/3 cup apple cider vinegar
2 tablespoons maple syrup
2 tablespoons brown or Dijon mustard
Salt to taste

1. In a large pot, heat coconut oil then sauté onions over medium heat until translucent, add a dash of salt.

2. Add diced cabbage and apple cider vinegar, stir and cover over medium heat. Stirring every few minutes.

3. Once cabbage has begun to soften, add syrup and mustard, stir well until everything is thoroughly mixed. Season with a bit more salt to taste.

4. Lower to medium low heat and cover, stirring on occasion. Ready in 45 minutes from start to finish. Cook a few minutes longer if you would like your cabbage a little softer.