What’s the Deal with Winter Squash? and a bunch of delicious recipes!

Tamara MannellyAll Articles, Beverages, Desserts, Entrees, Real Food, Recipes, Side Dishes, Snacks and Appetizers, Soups2 Comments

Fall and winter bring the onset of winter squash. At my grocery store, I am starting to see all sorts of weird, bumpy squashes for sale. My CSA has been full of them too! I have 3 acorn squash and one spaghetti squash sitting on my kitchen counter. The great thing about winter squash, however, is that they last a … Read More

Sausage and Beans

Kelly ListonAll Articles, Entrees, Recipes2 Comments

Several years ago, my parents went on a trip to Italy with some close friends.  One of their most favorite things they did was to attend cooking classes.  My father LOVES to cook.  He loves searching for ingredients, the process of cooking, and of course, enjoying the meal.  It was no surprise to me to hear how much he enjoyed … Read More

Ginger Cranberry Pork Roast

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Ginger Cranberry Pork

Are you wanting to make cooking Real Food meals for your family easier? Do you dread 6 pm rolling around and everyone is looking at you asking ‘what’s for dinner’? How would you like to open your freezer in the morning and pull out a nourishing meal that you can toss right in your crockpot?  Voila…dinner is served! This Ginger … Read More

Beef and Bean Chili with Chicken Liver

Tamara MannellyAll Articles, Entrees, Recipes, Soups14 Comments

Beef and Bean Chili with a Surprise Ingredient - www.ohlardy.com

Liver…Yikes!  Just the thought of eating it makes me squeamish.  Yet, organ meats like liver are some of the most nutrient dense animal foods around.  They have been used in traditional diets for thousands of years, yet we have dismissed them in our society. I have had a package of frozen chicken livers (from pastured chickens, of course) in my … Read More

Easy Crockpot Chicken Recipe

Tamara MannellyAll Articles, Entrees, Real Food, Recipes40 Comments

Before my commitment to real food, I had never cooked a whole chicken!  I was strictly a boneless, skinless breast girl.  The idea of a whole chicken scared me!  I had no idea what to do with it! Now, I cook whole chickens at least once, if not more, a week!!!  My how times change! I buy my poultry from … Read More

Beef Stir Fry

Kelly ListonAll Articles, Entrees, Recipes5 Comments

I love the versatility of stir fry!  Meat, veggies…fry it all up and serve it over rice.  Done and done.  What I love even MORE about stir fry is that I can use whatever I have in my fridge.  Any ingredients usually lend well to a stir fry.  In this case, I had some broccoli, a red bell pepper, and … Read More

Stuffed Peppers – Real Food Style

Tamara MannellyAll Articles, Entrees, Recipes1 Comment

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I have always loved stuffed peppers.  It doesn’t matter if they are little tiny peppers stuffed with cheese or spicy jalapenos stuffed with meat, or big bell peppers stuffed with veggies, rice and sausage…I love them all. My mom used to make stuffed peppers often when I was a kid and they were so delicious.  Unfortunately, looking back on them … Read More

Green Chili Pork

Kelly ListonAll Articles, Entrees, Recipes10 Comments

green chili pork - ohlardy.com

I LOVE Mexican food.  Fortunately, for me, I live in Arizona!  I have access to some of the best Mexican food around.  Guacamole, red chili, green chili, refried beans, you name it – I like it.  Unless it is SUPER spicy, I will eat it and love it.

Classic Meatloaf Recipe

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Meat, goodies, spices, and something to bind it all together are all you need to make a good meatloaf.  The simplicity of the recipe and the ease with which it can be whipped up make dinner preparation in my home a breeze!   Join us over at Gutsy today to check out my recipe for a Classic Meatloaf that is … Read More

Zucchini and Herb Frittata

Tamara MannellyAll Articles, Breakfast, Entrees, Recipes15 Comments

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**This photo cracks me up.  My daughter had already dug in to the frittata before I had a chance to take a picture.  With the basil sprig, we laughed that it looks like Ms. Pacman! My family fell in love with frittatas on a trip to Spain last spring.  Well, really we loved the ‘Spanish omelette’ which is essentially a … Read More