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Slow-Cooker Caribbean Beef Stew

September 16, 2014  |  Beef, Comfort, Dinner, Easy, Savory, Slow Cook, Vegetables  |  64 Comments

Don’t be fooled by the humble appearance of this stew. It’s one of my favorite comfort dishes that’s punched up with some of my favorite flavors, like Caribbean allspice and thyme.


The best part of this dish is that it’s a slow-cooker recipe.

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Cheeseburger Casserole

September 14, 2014  |  Beef, Burger, casserole, Cheese, Comfort, Dinner, Easy, Lunch, Pasta, Savory  |  54 Comments

I’m always up for a casserole. Especially when we are juggling school schedules, baseball games and the daily baby stuff. And make it a cheeseburger casserole and I’m all over it. This dish combines one of my favorite things into an easy-to-make casserole that comes together in less than 30-minutes.

Cheeseburger Casserole with Real Food by Dad

For those wondering, how much can this taste like a cheeseburger—it comes darn close.

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Easy Chicken Pot Pie

September 9, 2014  |  Brunch, Chicken, Comfort, Dinner, Easy, Lunch, Savory, Vegetables  |  90 Comments

This has always been one of my favorite comfort dishes. And up until recently, I would either buy it or bribe Naomi to make it—now I make it when I want it. Problem solved.

Easy Chicken Pot Pie by Real Food by Dad

Of course, my recipe has a few shortcuts, so this can easily be thrown together in 30 minutes or less. Yes, you really can have homemade chicken pot pie in less then the time it takes you to heat up the Marie Callender’s version from the freezer! I should know.

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