Archive for Comfort

Butternut Squash and Sausage Stuffing

Thanksgiving is so close and I can’t wait! Although, just like last year, 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. Actually, there are two food bloggers in our home, so we are both up to our necks in stuffing, pies, casseroles, desserts, you name it.

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Jalapeno Popper Hand Pies

November 1, 2015  |  Appetizers, Bites, Cheese, Comfort, Easy, Fatty, Party, Pie, Quick, Savory, Snacks, Spicy  |  15 Comments

Calling all tailgaters! Here is some game day grub you don’t want to miss. This is your favorite appetizer stuffed into a hand pie.

Jalapeno Popper Hand Pie | Real Food by Dad

Yep, it’s crazy good and crazy addicting, so be prepared to have a few. And since they are nearly bite-sized, you don’t have worry if more than a few make their way onto your plate.

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Blueberry Lemon French Toast Casserole

French toast is a thing in my home. My boys love it, from the 14-year-old down to the baby. But there is nothing worse than standing over a pan or griddle waiting—tick tock, tick tock—while the boys ask every two seconds, “Is it almost ready?”

Blueberry Lemon French Toast Casserole | Real Food by Dad

To solve that, I’ve moved to doing this: French toast casserole. For today, I’m sharing one riffed with some blueberry and lemon flavor on Dave’s Killer Bread. It’s a bread I love to feed my kids since it’s organic, whole grain and non-GMO.

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