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Pancetta and Fig Jam Pizza

I am the designated pizza maker in the family. And while pizza is usually a Friday night affair, this Mother’s Day I’ll be making this fig preserve pizza.

Pancetta and Fig Pizza _ Real Food by Dad

Naomi loves figs in any form, so this Bonne Maman spread is the perfect way to slide a bit of  sweet alongside some crispy pancetta for a sweet and savory pizza that’s finished with some kale microgreens. And psst, if you make this for Mother’s Day, you will be in and out of the kitchen in 30 minutes—that’s right, this is a 30 minute pizza from start to finish.

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Slow-Cooker Beef Bourguignon

April 14, 2015  |  Beef, Comfort, Dinner, Easy, Potato, Savory, Slow Cook, Vegetables  |  50 Comments

We are getting fancy today, or as fancy as I get with a slow cooker and some wine for this Slow-Cooker Beef Bourguignon. I know there are some slow-cooker haters out there, but who are you?  And why?

Slow Cooker Beef Bourguignon | Real Food by Dad

Maybe because I grew up with lots of casseroles and slow-cookers it’s comfort food to me. Beyond that, it’s just pure convenience.

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Zucchini Boats

Remember these potato boats? Well, I’m back at it with zucchini boats.

Zuchinni Boats via Real Food by Dad

Admittedly, I’m the big carnivore in the house, the boys run somewhere in the middle and Naomi is far to the left with your lawn clippings and seeds (total term of endearment for her salad preferences). But these zucchini boats, they are a crowd pleaser all the way around.

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