24 {Cold!} Main Dishes & 22 Sides for Hot Summer Days

24 Cold Main Dishes and 22 Cold Sides | The last thing you want to do is stand over a hot stove. It's time for something cold! These gorgeous and nourishing recipes are all about keeping you (and your house) cool and keeping your stove off -- 24 cold main dishes and 22 cold sides to get you through the rest of summer! | TraditionalCookingSchool.com

The last thing you want to do is stand over a hot stove. It’s time for something cold! These gorgeous and nourishing recipes are all about keeping you (and your house) cool and keeping your stove off — 24 cold main dishes and 22 cold sides to get you through the rest of summer! [by Lindsey Dietz]

Real Food Fondue

Real Food Fondue | Fondue is commonly served as dessert, such as strawberries dipped in melted chocolate; but it is lots of fun to make an entire meal of fondue! It's so much fun to gather around a table and enjoy amazing finger food. Your hands and a skewer are all you need! | TraditionalCookingSchool.com

Fondue is commonly served as dessert, such as strawberries dipped in melted chocolate; but it is lots of fun to make an entire meal of fondue! It’s so much fun to gather around a table and enjoy amazing finger food. Your hands and a skewer are all you need! [by Lindsey Dietz]

KYF #112: “Homey” Traditional Foods

"Homey" Traditional Foods | Is it possible to eat a traditional diet with "homey foods"? Yes, it is. In today's podcast, I'm giving you four ways to think about it and go about it. Plus, a whole bunch of recipe ideas. Along with the tip of the week! | KnowYourFoodPodcast.com/112

Is it possible to eat a traditional diet eating “homey food”? Yes, it is! In today’s podcast, I’m giving you four ways to think about it and go about it. Plus, a whole bunch of recipe ideas. Along with the tip of the week! [by Wardee Harmon]

Down Home Chili Sauce

Down Home Chili Sauce | This is a chili sauce you can feel absolutely no guilt about when you ladle it on your French fries -- which I hope you fry in tallow and top with raw cheddar! This is a chili sauce you can cover your grass-fed hot dog with. This is a chili sauce that will take you back to the concession stand. | TraditionalCookingSchool.com

This is a chili sauce you can feel absolutely no guilt about when you ladle it on your French fries — which I hope you fry in tallow and top with raw cheddar! This is a chili sauce you can cover your grass-fed hot dog with. This is a chili sauce that will take you back to the concession stand. [by Lindsey Dietz]

Cinco de Mayo Meal Plans for 5 Special Diets

Cinco de Mayo Meal Plans for 5 Special Diets | In these Cinco de Mayo meal plans for five special diets (traditional, gluten-free, GAPS, Paleo, and Autoimmune Paleo), we've provided you with a good mix of both American and Pueblo cuisine. From appetizer all the way to dessert! | TraditionalCookingSchool.com

The foods Americans most often associate with Cinco de Mayo include modern-day favorites such as beef tacos and nachos, chicken fajitas, and margaritas. Traditional Pueblan cuisine is vastly different and includes foods like mole, chalupas, barbacoa, and queso fresco. In these Cinco de Mayo meal plans for five special diets (traditional, gluten-free, GAPS, Paleo, and Autoimmune Paleo), we’ve provided you with a good mix of both types of cuisine. From appetizer all the way to dessert! [by Lindsey Dietz]

Slow Cooker Jambalaya

Slow Cooker Jambalaya | Somehow, jambalaya hits the spot for me. I harken it back to the Cajun restaurant that opened right when I got my first post-university job and my own apartment. What once had been a foreign cuisine altogether became soul food. Thus, every once in while, I crave jambalaya. As you prepare this recipe for your family and friends, I hope it will provide you with the same joy that it has provided me for many years! | TraditionalCookingSchool.com

Somehow, jambalaya hits the spot for me. I harken it back to the Cajun restaurant that opened right when I got my first post-university job and my own apartment. What once had been a foreign cuisine altogether became soul food. Thus, every once in while, I crave jambalaya. As you prepare this recipe for your family and friends, I hope it will provide you with the same joy that it has provided me for many years! [by Kresha Faber]

KYF #106: Nourishing No-Wait Sourdough {from starter to served!}

No-Wait Sourdough | You'll go from starter to served in about a half hour with these 4 special "no-wait" (yet still nourishing) sourdough recipes. | KnowYourFoodPodcast.com/106

Think you don’t have enough time for sourdough? Think again. All you need are these special “no-wait” sourdough recipes. You’ll go from starter to served in about a half hour. No waiting for dough to sour or ferment because the starter has already taken care of that. And… these are easy recipes, too! Plus… the tip of the week! [by Wardee Harmon]

Cajun Catfish + Homemade Cajun Seasoning

Cajun food focuses on local ingredients found in the bayous and river delta, and (unsurprisingly) their menus feature fish and seafood quite often. Like catfish, which ranks high on the list of comfort foods for many a Southerner who grew up catching them, rolling them in cornmeal, and frying them. I use eleven different seasonings in my custom spicy blend! | TraditionalCookingSchool.com

Cajun food focuses on local ingredients found in the bayous and river delta, and (unsurprisingly) their menus feature fish and seafood quite often. Like catfish, which ranks high on the list of comfort foods for many a Southerner who grew up catching them, rolling them in cornmeal, and frying them. I use eleven different seasonings in my custom spicy blend! [by Lee Burdett]