Simple Family Food


Learn how to make simple family recipes and simple plus proven meal planning techniques to simplify your week  – so you can actually feed your family healthy meals faster. Appetizers, breakfasts, main dishes, desserts, drinks, snacks, and more. Most of our recipes are or can be made gluten and dairy-free and several are even Paleo and Keto-friendly!

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roasted pumpkin and garlic soup in bowl with croutons

Roasted Pumpkin and Garlic Soup Recipe for Fall

A rich beautifully fresh roasted pumpkin and garlic soup with a dash of spice! Perfect for a cold Fall or Winter’s day When this time of year rolls around, I start to crave all the warm things; cozy evenings by the fire with a hot cup of tea, big fluffy duvets and soft flannel sheets…
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Make This Roasted Garlic Hummus for a Healthy and Delicious Appetizer

Hummus is a simple appetizer to make and this roasted garlic hummus makes a great appetizer for the fall, or anytime! I love hummus. I mean it’s a great dip for veggies, pita or crackers. It’s a perfect addition in many salads – like mediterranean salad or greek salad. And this homemade roasted garlic hummus…
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Pumpkin Cupcake Mason Jar Trifles

It’s fall y’all! Made in perfect single-portion sizes, these delicious pumpkin cupcake mason jar trifles make a scrumptious finish to any fall meal.  Fall is also known as pumpkin spice season around here. Which means loads of pumpkin-filled, yummy foods. And these pumpkin cupcake mason jar trifles make a sweet finale to fall get togethers….
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Sweet Potato Topped Shepherd’s Pie Recipe

Everyone loves the classic comfort food, Shepherd’s Pie. But sometimes, potatoes are just no bueno. For those times, here’s an easy Sweet Potato Topped Shepherd’s Pie recipe to soothe that comfort food craving! It seems that many people are beginning to struggle with certain foods more and more. I know in our family alone, we…
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homemade gluten free apple fritters

How to Make Delicious Gluten Free Apple Fritters

Who knew you could make such delicious gluten free apple fritters at home? The fritters from this recipe pair especially well with a hot cup of coffee on a cool fall day! Some of the things I miss most since going gluten free a few years ago are donuts and other coffee shop treats. Like…
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Korean beef bowls

Make These Yummy Korean Beef Bowls for Dinner This Week!

Oh my gosh! These Korean Beef Bowls are soooo delicious and easy to prepare! And you can place the elements separately on a plate for picky eaters! You guys! These Korean Beef Bowls are one of our family’s current go-to meals! They’re super easy to make and almost everyone loves the whole ‘meal in a…
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easy sriracha mayo recipe pin

Easy Sriracha Mayo Recipe – Make it as Spicy as You Like!

In this post: Another go-to recipe in our house, this easy sriracha mayo recipe is the perfect little sauce for all sorts of dishes! I am not a fan of boring food. Simple, yes, definitely. But since it’s so easy to make any foods look and taste wonderful, I see no reason that food need…
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salmon with broccoli

Make This Yummy Gluten Free Honey BBQ Baked Salmon Tonight!

Make this delicious gluten free honey bbq baked salmon tonight for dinner! Serve with rice and veggies for a complete meal! It seems like as moms, we often have to have dinner on the table in a short time. Whether it’s because of sports or music lessons, or work or just because we forgot it…
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potluck broccoli salad

How to Make Crunchy Broccoli Salad with Bacon

In this post: Learn how to make crunchy broccoli salad with bacon for your family or the next potluck, picnic, or family reunion you get invited to! Dean and I have been married for years. But even before we were dating or married, our families attended the same church. It was a church that used…
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