Chicken Parmesan Meatballs

July 29, 2014  |  Appetizers, Cheese, Chicken, Dinner, Easy, Lunch, Savory  |  48 Comments

If you haven’t guessed by now, I’m a huge sandwich fan. You can find some of my standbys here, here, here and here. So while I could have stuffed these Chicken Parmesan Meatballs in a sandwich, I left them as is.

Chicken Parmesan Meatballs by Real Food by Dad

This way, we could eat them over pasta, on polenta, or in a sandwich. Although they were so good, we ate most of them on sticks dipped in marinara. The whole “making something else to go with it” is great when you have time and aren’t running on only breakfast at 4 pm.

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Easy Brownie Pop Recipe

Here’s an easy brownie pop recipe that is dad-friendly, kid-friendly and time-friendly. As you can imagine, I’m not one to get elbow deep in cake pops, like Naomi will sometimes knockout. But I do know the value of food on a stick. It’s always a hit with adults and kids alike.

Easy Brownie Pop Recipe by Real Food by Dad

What’s even better about these brownie pops is they are so easy that I put my kid to work with me for this post. Here’s the thing –  no matter how much I love summer and all the time I spend with my boys, it never seems like it’s enough for them. No, I’m not complaining.

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Waffled Breakfast Quesadillas

July 24, 2014  |  Breakfast, Brunch, Cheese, Easy, Quesadilla, Savory  |  60 Comments

Waffled. Breakfast. Quesadillas. How fun are these? Every since I saw this  waffled pizza over on BuzzFeed, I’ve been obsessed with “waffling” everything. Typical guy, huh?

Waffled Breakfast Quesadilla from Real Food by Dad

As I’ve mentioned many times, breakfast is a big deal around here, so I thought, why not a waffled breakfast quesadilla? And what a hit it was with my little guy, Cole. He went crazy for them.

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