Category Archives: Real Food

Our Real Food recipes, containing the earths best.

Idahoan Shepherds Pie

You know what aggravates me to no end? Finding a recipe that boasts to be one of the most amazing things that you will ever put in your mouth? Then it tastes hoe-hum? Ya know? This recipe will either do … Continue reading

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Gluten Free Chicken Stips

*Not gluten free? Check out the recipe at the bottom that I used to use…the kids loved it. I’ve been doing my best to be gluten free for about 8 or 9 months now. I’ve done a TON of experimenting … Continue reading

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Stand Mixer Mayo

I don’t remember how my life was without my stand mixer. About 70% of my posts involve the utilization of it. Check some of them out here. In this house we love our mayo. We go through a pint of … Continue reading

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Cheese-tastic Broccoli Cheese Soup

One of my favorite easy, go to, comfort food recipes is this one for broccoli cheese soup. Not for the lactose intolerant! This is one of those eye raising, tummy rumblers that may have you eating tons but doing extra … Continue reading

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Grandma’s Dill Pickles

Ever tasted a homemade dill pickle? If not, BOY are you missing out. We like store bought pickles in our house, but we LOVE homemade pickles! No lie…a jar of Grandma’s pickles will only last about a week in our … Continue reading

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The Lonely Lemon

I can’t say often enough how much I love lemons…I wrote an ebook. If that isn’t a profession of love for an inanimate object I don’t know what is. For the last two years I have been babying a lemon … Continue reading

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Pork and Cilantro Tacos

My husband and I stumbled on to this delicious treat during a night we couldn’t decide what to eat. I had put pork in the crock pot that morning with some delicious spices and had just assumed we would eat … Continue reading

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Tomato Days!

We decided to take the plunge and make our own tomato sauce this year for canning. My family loves all things Italian so we go through a ton of tomato sauce. I wanted to cut the crap that comes with … Continue reading

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Oven Fruit Leather

Apples are pouring out my ears right now. Its getting down to the wire to either use them or donate to the good ole composter. I just made 12 quarts of applesauce, 4 gallon sized ziplock bags of sliced pie … Continue reading

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BIG Batch Applesauce

Last year I got down and dirty with my first big batch of applesauce that I was wanting to put away for the year. I have 2 huge stock pans and borrowed every crockpot in town so I could just … Continue reading

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