I love to grow and eat fresh herbs but never even considered adding them to a green salad for some extra flavor. So (now that I know better!), I added some thyme to this Spinach Salad recipe below, and it was a fabulous addition.
This recipe for Wild Mushroom and Brussels Sprouts Quesadillas is such a perfect one-dish healthy meal for fall! And if you're feeling up to it, double the recipe because the leftovers make a pretty awesome lunch.
These homemade Nilla Wafers come really close to the original in both taste and texture, without all the bad ingredients. Get the recipe and give them a try!
Just got back from the trip of a lifetime to Morocco, and I've got "tagine" recipe for your slow cooker to share since we absolutely loved the food abroad!
I'm excited to share our newfound recipe for Chicken Curry Bowls inspired by my 5th grader! To try this delicious, easy, one-pan recipe keep reading.
Watch me transform oatmeal creme pies from a processed boxed cookie into a tasty homemade version with reduced sugar! I know you'll enjoy this treat.
I'm a big fan of Thai food and all the flavorful sauces, but I often forget how easy it is to make at home. So I am excited to share the outcome of this Easy Thai Chicken and Rice recipe with you!
I took a classic pizza combo - sausage, bell pepper and mushrooms - and switched it up with a super easy crust that is D-lish! Wait till you see the secret ingredient...
Thanks to one of our sponsors, Nature's Legacy, I recently discovered how much I like spelt! The spelt grain is part of the wheat family and available in both whole and white form (just like wheat). Spelt is more mild than wheat though and in my opinion, especially when it's used in baked goods, the outcome is lighter and more cake like - yes,…
I'm so excited to be offering you an AWESOME giveaway today. Kamikoto knives are designed for chefs and serious home cooks, and I used one when chopping up a large eggplant for my new Cheesy Eggplant Bake recipe (which I am also sharing below).
This Southern roadside treasure is super easy to make at home in your slow cooker and would be a fun one to introduce to family and friends.
If you’re looking to add one more dish to your Fourth of July spread then search no more! Pasta salad is the perfect addition to a summer gathering because it can easily be made in advance and will stay fresh for days.
So you have a new electric pressure cooker (or Instant Pot)? And it's still sitting in the box? Or you've only tried 1 meal so far? You're not alone. But I want to help you get it out of the box and try new meals. Because, oh my word...this little appliance is such a sanity saver.
Guest post: Four reasons celebrating smaller family rituals are every bit as important as celebrating the big ones + quinoa salad recipe.
This Chicken and Wild Mushroom Skillet was fabulous paired with creamy polenta. Just add a simple green salad on the side, and your healthy dinner is done!
Sandwich sushi is the perfect bite-sized finger food that could just do the trick in helping your child eat more of their veggies, because somehow thinly sliced vegetables (yes, even the green ones) look so much more appealing when wrapped up in bread.
Here is a recipe that offers a little twist on the classic BLT sandwich…if you so desire. With some fresh locally grown or homegrown tomatoes you cannot go wrong whether you decide to include the crabmeat or not. I do admit this is not an entrée my kids will dig into, but they do like …
Here's a weeknight meal that can be thrown together with very little effort, but this Pesto Salmon Sheet Pan Dinner is no slouch when it comes to being healthy!
Well, if I wasn't already prepared for the first week of school, I am now because I am armed with snacks! While trail mix is nothing new, I'm excited to share some creative combinations we came up with as well as a great resource for your supplies.
This Green Goddess Chicken Salad recipe is from my new cookbook, Kitchen Matters, and is a delicious, more nutritious twist on a classic chicken salad. I start with poached chicken, which is super easy to make and a very healthful way to cook chicken.
This easy butternut squash salad is hearty enough to enjoy for dinner, but also makes a great real food lunch leftover! Try it on your next meatless Monday.
Hi everyone! I’m Heather of HeatherChristo.com, a website that specializes in deliciously allergen-free food, and I am so excited to be guest posting here on 100 Days of Real Food! Today I am sharing a typical easy weeknight meal for our house: Chicken Nectarine Stir Fry, an unexpected, but really delicious combination!
In this Red Lentil Coconut Curry recipe the creamy, flavorful lentils are studded with spinach. Topped with brown rice, it's a filling & inexpensive dinner.
Read this post to find out exactly what you need to do if you want to have a Make Your Own Pizza Night at your house - it's sure to be a crowd pleaser!
While I've had this combo together many times on pizza, in pasta, and even in frittatas, I've never thought to throw them on the grill together - until now! And let me tell you what, especially with the addition of the fresh oregano sauce on top, these Grilled Sausage and Bell Pepper Kabobs were even better than I expected.
This (mostly) real food unicorn cake was made completely from scratch using only natural food dyes and homemade funfetti. Get all the tips and tools my daughter used to make the cake of her dreams.
For a fabulous family breakfast, brunch, dessert, or (dare I say it?) snack, you can’t beat this phenomenal French toast. My family and I have been battering up with this baby for years, and it is a huge hit with everyone we serve it to.
This Chicken Pesto Pizza recipe was a huge hit with my family. And you can't beat the gluten-free dough option. A winner!
I think we can all agree homemade spaghetti sauce is best, but not always possible. This recipes gives you that yummy flavor without all the simmering time!
This is a guest post by one of my closest friends (for almost two decades now!), Erin, who recently started her very own food blog – The Open Road Kitchen. Be sure to check it out and also follow her on Facebook and/or Instagram for updates! I consider myself an open-minded friend. But when my dear comrade, Lisa …
Kick your potatoes up a notch and wow guests with this yummy duchess potatoes recipe. Make ahead and bake when you are ready. Easy-peasy!
A refreshing grapefruit avocado salad would make a welcome addition to your Thanksgiving spread. Or grill some shrimp and you have a tasty lunch!
This organic whole-wheat monkey bread recipe has just 10g of sugar per serving (reduced from 36), and the cream cheese glaze puts it over the top!
This simple balsamic white bean dip was a huge hit at our team potluck this year. Easy to make in your food processor and allergy-friendly! Win, win!
My Greek Chicken Lemonato recipe is a yummy and easy one-dish meal. My kids loved it on the first try and went back for seconds!
I developed an easy fondue recipe that my kids love! It's so much fun to gather around and share, especially with healthy dippers like roasted veggies.