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I've created a free automated "100 Days of Real Food" Mini-Pledge Program that will email you a new challenge each week to help you cut out processed food.... ? Read More: Cut Out Processed Food in 14 Weeks
I grew up drinking tea from a very young age. My father is Indian, and it’s custom to drink “Indian tea,” as we called it, or chai to others, a few times a day.... ? Read More: Is Your Tea “Real?”
If you've never had (or heard of) Shrimp and Grits, it's one you've gotta try!... ? Read More: Recipe: Shrimp and Grits (+ our holiday team dinner!)
As you hop from party to party this month I do think it's nice to bring along a little something extra for the party host - entertaining is a lot of work after all!... ? Read More: Real Food Tips: 10 Unique Hostess Gifts
The cookies I took to my neighbor's cookie exchange were one of my all-time favorites - Snickerdoodles! I even used half whole-wheat flour to make them a little better, and I honestly don't even think you could tell, because the outcome was deeelicious.... ? Read More: Recipe: Whole-Wheat Snickerdoodles (and How I Handle Holiday Parties)
I have a little gift for you today. It’s all the recipes in my cookbook organized by dietary need in chart form. Most of this info is already listed in the back of the book, but it’s not in a chart, which I think makes things a little easier when it comes to families with... ? Read More: Cookbook Recipe Chart by Dietary Need
Before you head out with your shopping list, we'd love to touch on what can be lurking in some of today's kitchen and toy products. Hannah Helsabeck of Wild Mint has partnered up with us to share some of her knowledge on toxins and what to avoid. Show More Summary
If you've got lots of potluck events coming up this month, then I've got the perfect solution for you. Make a big batch of these super yummy (and also impressive) savory Pesto Cream Cheese Turnovers, throw them in your freezer, and then pull out (and defrost) however many you need to take to each event!... ? Read More: Recipe: Pesto Cream Cheese Turnovers (an Appetizer!)
It's that time again for a misleading product roundup to recap misleading food items I've been sharing on Facebook. I know we're all currently caught up with the holiday craziness, but please don't let the busyness cause you to be fooled by some of these highly processed products!... ? Read More: Misleading Product Roundup III: Don’t Be Fooled
It's officially the biggest shopping day of the year! So we figured why not offer you a few Black Friday "real" deals for the loved ones on your list (or hey, even for yourself—no judging here!)?... ? Read More: Black Friday “Real” Deals!
Carrie says she loves to pair this roast with a side of Greens with Onion and Bacon and Creamed Cauliflower (both also in her book and pictured below) for a complete meal.... ? Read More: Recipe: Slow Cooker Sunday Roast (from the new Deliciously Organic cookbook!)
Well, here it is as promised—Part II of my Costco real food love fest. This time I am going to be dishing on my favorite items from Costco's freezers, along with meat, dairy, seafood, and poultry, as well a few real food rule benders.... ? Read More: My Go-To Costco Shopping List (Part II)
Just in time for the holidays we've got an awesome giveaway for you that includes three great brands you'll love for your kitchen! As you may already know, we're fans of our giveaway sponsor, Little Green Pouch, which offers reusable food pouches for kids of all ages (and adults - why not?).... ? Read More: Giveaway: $690 Value Including Little Green Pouches!
Whether it's for the upcoming holidays or just Sunday dinner...it's SO super easy to make your own homemade gravy from scratch.... ? Read More: Video: How to Make Homemade Gravy in 3 Easy Steps!
Welcome to the 2014 version of My Favorite Kitchen Tools for Stockings (slightly renamed for this year)! I've thought long and hard about what to put on this stocking stuffer list so, with a practical theme in mind, here we go...... ? Read More: My Favorite Stocking Stuffers for Real Food Cooks!
I don't know about you, but I've personally never been a fan of pumpkin pie (is anyone really?), but I do LOVE some pumpkin cheesecake. I think this is such a great update to the traditional dessert we've all seen year after year, and with the pecan crust you can easily accommodate any gluten-free guests you might be entertaining.... Show More Summary
I don't know about you, but I've been working hard these past few years to improve the materials I cook with in my kitchen.... ? Read More: 5 Materials for a Healthy Kitchen (+ a $650 giveaway!)
Are you ready to kick up your classic mashed potato dish a few notches? If so, you are going to love this cheesy mashed potato casserole which has a layer of warm toasted cheese on top—so yum! Plus, I've added a make ahead note below so this recipe can easily make an appearance on your holiday table this year.... ? Read More: Recipe: Cheesy Mashed Potato Casserole
Whether you're already a spaghetti squash lover or you're feeling fearful, I've got a great recipe for you to try.... ? Read More: Recipe: Spaghetti Squash + Roasted Tomato Sauce
Trust me, making this dish from scratch in order to avoid highly processed additives like partially hydrogenated oils (i.e. trans fat), artificial dyes, and MSG is so worth it. Not only will it taste amazing, but you'll feel good about the dish you're serving your precious family.... ? Read More: Recipe: Homemade Chicken Pot Pie