Archive for Comfort

BBQ Chicken Pizza Stuffed Zucchini Boats

There are times when I want all the flavors of a barbeque chicken pizza but I want to skip the crust. For those times, I usually go for something like this—all the toppings dumped into a zucchini boat.

BBQ Chicken Pizza Stuffed Zucchini Boats via Real Food by Dad

No complaints from anyone on this one, including me, since this takes only a few minutes to toss together. Literally you can have dinner on the table in less than thirty minutes. That is unless the baby wakes up in the middle of his nap hollering because he dropped his puppy outside of the crib and you end up walking him around with all fingers and toes crossed that he will go back into a nice midday slumber.

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Buffalo Wings Texas Nachos

I’m back on fatty food with no apologies. Because if there is one thing I excel at in the kitchen, it’s finding balance. After last week’s light and healthy fish tacos, I’m going all in with fried buffalo wings, lots of cheese and some kicked-in heat with jalapenos and Sriracha.

Buffalo Wings Texas Nachos | REal Food by Dad

I’m all about mash-ups, so this bar food meets comfort food has been a huge hit in our home. Except if your name is Naomi and you have an aversion to biting into food.

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How to make basil pesto

This is one of those recipes that everyone should know how to make. Its versatility is one that makes it a staple in my refrigerator. We use basil pesto for everything from mixing it with eggs, spreading it on sandwiches, a grilling marinade base, to using it for all kinds of pasta.




How to make pesto | Real Food by Dad

With that in mind, it was high time I learned how to grow basil since I use it so much. The only problem is I’ve never been one for growing anything. That is until now with a little help from my Edyn Garden Sensor.

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