Archive for Comfort

Butternut Squash Stuffing

Today, I’m partnering with the Grain Foods Foundation to bring you a Thanksgiving dish. It’s so close and I can’t wait! Although all of this Thanksgiving recipe-testing is giving me some holiday food fatigue. Am I allowed to say that as a food blogger?

Butternut Squash Stuffing with Real Food by Dad

Too late. But it’s true, I’ve been doing Thanksgiving a month in advance.

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Thanksgiving Hand Pies

November 11, 2014  |  Bites, Comfort, Dinner, Easy, Family, Holiday, Pie, Savory, Vegetables  |  97 Comments

Let’s do some Thanksgiving food today. These hand pies are super easy and I made them as a test run for the big day.

Thanksgiving Hand-Pies via Real Food by Dad

You know what it’s like with kids. They see the huge spread and you hear, “There’s nothing to eat”.

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Butternut Squash Tortellini Bake

The waffle iron is broken (probably from overuse!), I was out of bacon and most of the cheese in the house was depleted. In fact, the refrigerator and pantry were looking pretty bare, so what follows is a vegetarian style dish.

Butternut Squash Tortellini Bake via Real Food by Dad

Yep, vegetarian. I know, gasp. I did that too when I realized my protein intake would be in the negative as I was making this. But then . . .

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