Neato Frito Over-stuffed Burritos

Neato Frito Overstuffed Burrito with pulled pork, guacamole, refried beans, rice, Fritos, cheese, Ranch dressing, and barbecue sauce.

When my best friend’s mum contacted me on the sly last year to plan her surprise fortieth birthday party and said the plan was to order pizza, I offered to take care of the food. Ali has five brothers who are all well over six feet tall and have appetites to match. Ali and her…

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Philly Cheesesteak Stew

Philly Cheesecake Stew in Sourdough Bread Bowls foodiewithfamily.com #ComfortFood #Stew

Friends are good. Friends that share great recipes with you are especially good. My friend Mary texted me the other day and asked, “Are you a fan of Philly cheesesteak sandwiches?” My response was something dorky like, “I am a fan of all sandwiches.” She told me she had stumbled upon a recipe for Philly…

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Cheesy Black Bean Chipotle Quinoa Fritters

Cheesy Black Bean Chipotle Quinoa Fritters #Superbowlsnacks #Vegetarian

Today in the second installment of Dude Food Week in the lead up to the”Big Game”, I am going to please both the vegetarians and the non-vegetarians with a recipe that is SERIOUSLY indulgent and utterly meat-free. Don’t even balk, meat eaters. My house full of carnivores inhaled these things. I promise you that if…

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Buffalo Chicken Baked Potatoes and a Giveaway!

Buffalo Chicken Baked Potato #ComfortFood #HealthierComfortFood www.foodiewithfamily.com

Disclosure: I was not compensated to write this post. Black Gold Farms sent potatoes so that I could create this recipe. They are also providing the giveaway package in conjunction with Body Media. Have you ever quizzed yourself over what you’d like for dinner and gotten a certain food wedged in your psyche as the…

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Pulled Pork Habanero Cornbread Stacks

Pulled Pork Habanero Cornbread Stacks #ComfortFood #SuperBowl #GameDay #Entertaining #Recipes

Because we have a schedule that requires spreadsheets to manage, having dinner items ready to go in the freezer is not just a luxury; it’s a must. I know I’ve mentioned my fickle feelings for freezer cooking, before, so this won’t come as a surprise, but I must revisit the subject just briefly. I’m not…

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Totchos Supreme {Tater Tot Nachos Supreme}

Totchos Supreme {tater tots, chorizo, Cheddar, green onions, bell peppers, smoked paprika chipotle sauce, and sour cream} #Superbowl #Snacks #ComfortFood

In a house with this many guys, surely I can be forgiven for thinking of dishes that are received with much acclaim as “Dude Food”. Over my seventeen years as a wife and sixteen years as a mom of boys, I’ve noticed a few commonalities in my dudes’ Dude Food. There’s going to be something…

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