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Easy Thick Sliced French Toast

Nothing hits the spot in the mornings like a plate of perfect, golden french toast. It's so rich and warming, it seems like a real treat and should be saved for special occasions. Luckily, its easy to make, so you can enjoy it anytime you want! This batter is perfect. The vanilla and cinnamon give the french toast real depth and will get you excited for the start of fall. Heavy whipping cream adds a richness the plain milk can't…

The Best Lasagna

If you are looking for classic comfort food then looking no further. This is my best lasagna recipe, I go to this first thing whenever I get a craving for Italian food. Try this easy homemade marinara sauce to really make this dish special. Try this one out, I'm sure you'll love it! The Best Lasagna Makes about 12 servings   Ingredients 16 oz ricotta cheese 2 lbs ground beef 12 oz chopped spinach 6 oz parmesan cheese grated 6 oz…

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Easy Homemade Marinara Sauce

It's easy to just buy a jar of marinara sauce at the store, but what if you could make it fresh at home just as easily? Now you can. This sauce is so good and can replace any jarred marinara sauce, and it is ridiculously easy to make. Just let this simmer on low for a few hours, and you kitchen will smell wonderful! Try it in this awesome Homemade Lasagna! Easy Homemade Marinara Sauce Makes about 7 cups of…

Homemade Shepherds Pie

  When I am really craving homestyle comfort food, Shepherd’s Pie does the trick perfectly. It’s meaty, flavorful and savory and really warms my soul. I love that I can make a large batch and have leftovers for the next few days, which is perfect for a busy week. This recipe does require a bit of time, but it is so worth it and is easy to make. It is all made from scratch and you are in control of…

Savory Slow Cooker Pot Roast

This pot roast is tender, moist, and best of all easy to make. This will take about 6 hours total in the crock pot but you will need to add ingredients every hour or two. I used grass fed beef and organic produce to keep it as healthy as possible, but it tastes so rich you won’t know it’s healthy! Try this one next time you need an easy dinner that will please the whole family!   Savory Slow Cooker…

Homemade Summer Fruit Cobbler

One of the greatest things about summer time is the fresh seasonal fruit. Something about peaches, blackberries, raspberries and blueberries just make me excited for summer activities and I cannot get enough. I have a tendency to buy too much fruit when I see it on sale and I usually can’t finish it all. What do you do with a ton of extra fruit? Make a cobbler. Cobbler might be the perfect summer dessert. It’s delicious and fruity, and with…

Perfect Roasted Brussels Sprouts

It seems like brussels sprouts are often overlooked in the grocery store. These "little cabbages" are often overshadowed by more popular produce, and many people assume they won't like them. This could not be further from the truth, properly cooked brussels sprouts are not only healthy, but can be a delicious side to any meal, or can be the main focus of a vegetarian meal. They are very versatile to cook and flavor so they go great with anything. Roasting…

Blueberry Lemon Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Icing

I know, you’re expecting a healthy recipe here, but just bear with me. These are non-paleo, special occasion, treat yourself kind of cupcakes. However, we are going to make them from scratch with quality ingredients so as far as “unhealthy” desserts go, this isn’t a bad option. Try to get organic ingredients wherever possible and use grass-fed butter and milk. These cupcakes are light, fluffy and moist with a delicious blueberry lemon flavor. The cream cheese icing is rich and…

Spicy Paleo Chili

chili This spicy paleo chili is perfect for cold nights or when you are craving something spicy. Carb lovers in the family won’t miss the usual beans and can add corn bread on the side if desired, making this an easy paleo meal the whole family will love. This is a huge serving and will fill a large slow cooker, but it is excellent for lunch or dinner for days afterwards. This is an easy to make, healthy meal that…