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Savory Meets a Little Sweet – Creamy Carrot and Butternut Squash Soup

This is the time of year where all things squash, pumpkin, and allspice seem to hit the shelves of the grocery store (and every other store for that matter!). Now, don’t get me wrong, I am not complaining. I love … Continue reading

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Easy Paleo Pork Carnitas

Monkey Man and I had been buying pork loins and shoulder butts (that’s right, there’s a cut of pork called the “shoulder butt”) and cooking them with homeade North Carolina barbecue sauce. It’s so easy to prepare in the slow … Continue reading

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Almost Julia Child’s Beef Bourguignon

Beef stew is a great cold weather dish. And Julia Child’s beef bourguignon is the best beef stew period. Hands down, no contest. It is also a pain in the butt to make. Start early, because it’s a 4-5 hour … 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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