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Slow Cooker Potato Ham Chowder from

Potato Ham Chowder-Freezer Meal

This is a great, simple slow cooker dish that you can prepare any day, but it also works well as a freezer meal. As a matter of fact, that is how I first used it. This chowder is very hardy and will definitely fill you up, but it is also full of flavor. As a […]

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Au Gratin Potatoes with ham for one from #realfoodforone

Au Gratin Potatoes with Ham for One

One thing I’ve noticed as I’ve begun looking at what kind of recipes are available when cooking for one is that there are not a whole lot of soups, stews or casseroles! Some of my absolute favorite recipes are in these categories, and even though I am just cooking for me, I still want to […]

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Slow Cooker Smoked Sausage and White Bean Soup for one from #realfoodforone

Slow Cooker Smoked Sausage and White Bean Soup

One thing that many people don’t fix when they are single are homemade soups. But you can have your soup and eat it too! Even though this soup recipe is really two servings, it is perfect for singles! I love to make this double batch and either have leftovers the next day or freeze it […]

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Baked Apples with Cinnamon from #realfoodforone

Baked Apples with Cinnamon

When fall rolls around, it means that it’s apple season. And I look excitedly for the appearance of Macintosh apples in my local supermarket. They are absolutely my favorite apple for baking. I guess that is because I grew up in Michigan and Macintosh apples are the quintessential Michigan apple. So I grew up smelling […]

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A Lot of Goodbyes and Real Food for One from

A Lot of Goodbyes and Real Food for One

I have to say that my life has been all about really big goodbyes and big changes in 2014. In May we said goodbye to one of our sweet elderly dogs. In August, we had to say goodbye to my Mother after a long battle with cancer. And now I have faced a different type […]

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Stuffed Acorn Squash from #realfood #grainfree

Stuffed Acorn Squash

I love the fall because as the weather begins to get cooler, it means that it is time to fire up the oven and do some baking and make some great fall meals. I will be the first to admit that I haven’t really done a lot of cooking with fall squash (although I love […]

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Easy Quick Chili from #real food

Quick Easy Chili

There is nothing I love more than meals that are quick to fix, but that also taste good and are satisfying. This is one of those great, easy, stove top skillet meals. My husband really liked this one a lot. This recipe is perfect for the cooler months. If you are feeling chilly, this great […]

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