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Steak Chili
Steak Chili Recipe

Okay, today we’re going to roll out the recipe for our luxury chili. Don’t get me wrong, this doesn’t have anything crazy like caviar or gold floating on top of it, but we’re going to be using at least one ingredient that can make this chili a tad on the expensive side if you’re looking […]

Chicken Noodle Soup
Homemade Chicken and Noodles Recipe

With Autumn officially arriving and the temperatures dropping lower, we have some go-to recipes that certainly warm our hearts.  Do you have any of those foods that you just start craving as soon as the temperatures get a little cooler?  One of those meals for us is Sarah’s Chicken ‘n Noodles.  The trio of celery, […]

Chorizo Chili
Chorizo Chili Recipe (Fire Chili)

Ahhh, autumn has finally arrived and brought with it such great things as football, bonfires, and one of my favorite fall foods, chili. There is just something about a cool, rainy autumn weekend day that I look forward to. I think it is because it allows me to stay in comfy clothes all day and […]

Pickling Cucumbers
Pickling Cucumbers

One of the running jokes between Sarah and I is that I am a country boy and she is a city chick. I vividly remember the first time I took her down to my grandparent’s farm that I grew up on. Sarah had to deal with a slobbery dog, a large spider on her shoulder, […]

Cinnamon Roll
Gooey, Sweet Cinnamon Rolls

Cinnamon Rolls Sarah and I were both raised on canned cinnamon rolls. Now, I’m not saying that there is anything necessarily wrong with that, but the difference between canned and homemade rolls is immense. As I was teaching myself how to bake different breads, one of my first types of bread that I decided to […]

A Meal fit for an Olympian - Mediterranean Couscous
A Meal fit for an Olympian – Mediterranean Couscous

   What could get you in the Olympics mood more than Mediterranean couscous and Grecian-spiced grilled shrimp?  This couscous dish is a variation on a summer pasta salad with fresh veggies and a light, but powerful dressing that when paired with the grilled shrimp makes for a perfect light summer meal! Couscous recipe: ½ cup […]