Real Food with a Healthy Twist

Welcome! Browse below to find delicious, easy, real food recipes, that always feature a healthy twist. Recipes include step-by-step easy to follow instructions, with tips for adjusting for high altitude, dietary restrictions, gluten-free and much more!
Tried and true recipes for every taste, occasion and meal!

Can you smell it? Leaves crunching, pumpkin and apples baking, warm spices, simmering soups and stews! I love the flavors of fall!

Game Day & Oktoberfest


Cheering on your favorite team, tailgating or hosting an Oktoberfest celebration, fall is the best time to cook!

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Welcome, I’m Kathleen!

I love sharing healthy, mostly from-scratch, family-friendly recipes. Encouraging you to make it yours!
My passions are faith, family, friends and comfortable food! Eating fresh, whole foods does not have to take a lot of effort, it can and should be fun!

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These are our tried and true recipes, the most popular on the blog, recipes you will love too!

Welcome, I’m Kathleen!

MESSY COOK, RECIPE CREATOR, PHOTOGRAPHER, COOKIE SNOB, WIFE & MOM

I love sharing healthy, mostly from-scratch, family-friendly recipes. Encouraging you to make it yours!

My passions are faith, family, friends and comfortable food! Eating fresh, whole foods does not have to take a lot of effort, it can and should be fun!

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