Category Archives: main dish

Not Yo’ Momma’s Meatloaf

I had a friend recently ask me to post a meatloaf recipe, so here it is Aaron 🙂 This recipe is based on a tried and true meatloaf recipe from Fannie Farmer. Of course there’s a twist or two though. … Continue reading

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“Tired of Roast” Beef Tagine with Cauliflower Rice

We had bought a cow and had literally about 100 pounds of beef in the freezer. That means about 30 pounds of roasts, and that is a lot of roast. I was getting tired of eating roasts in the Crock … Continue reading

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Simple Slow Cooker Chili: Spicy Beef “No-Bean”

This chili is something that we make in our household on a fairly regular basis. First, it’s easy. Second, it’s super hearty. Third, it makes great lunch leftovers (it makes about 6 – 2 cup servings). And fourth, it’s yummy … Continue reading

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Hearty Paleo Pork and Pumpkin Chili

Hi folks, Rachel here. At about 2:00 or so the day of a potluck party, the time was winding down for making something and I just started thinking about what I should make (sense a theme here?).  I don’t claim … Continue reading

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Easy Chicken Salad

This is a simple chicken salad that you just can’t go wrong with. It’s not heavy on the mayo and the apple chunks and almond slices give it some nice texture without too much crunch. The secret to this recipe … Continue reading

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Not From a Can….Beef and Vegetable Soup

I was craving soup and we had a beef roast that had to be made into something, so this is what happened as a result. In the back of my head I was thinking Campbell’s Beef and Vegetable soup. I … Continue reading

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Pork and Green Chile Stew

Hi Folks, Rachel here. Last night, I made green stew. This is a landmark event folks. As a child of the Midwest, cooking things that involve spicy seasonings usually just doesn’t happen often. However, I’ve started to actually like chiles, … Continue reading

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Layered Eggplant Parmesan

I struggled with recipes that called for cheese after I cut dairy from my diet. I am lactose intolerant (or something like that). I had horrible GERD for years that the doctors prescribed different drugs for but none of them … Continue reading

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