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Spicy Cauliflower Veggie Burgers

In continuing with the theme of healthy eating in January, I wanted to share these spicy cauliflower veggie burgers. Yes it takes a little more time than just throwing some beef burgers on a grill, but it’s worth the wait. I’ve made plenty of veggie burgers…

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Sliding Door Entertainment Center

When I first stumbled upon Ana White’s site, the first project I noticed was her Grandy Sliding Door Console. While I basically had no experience at the time making furniture, I knew it was something I eventually wanted to make. So as I learned and experimented making different…

Lemon Chicken Orzo Soup

So for almost a week straight, when I’ve woken up in the morning it’s been in the single digits or below zero! Now it gets cold in Baltimore, but usually not this cold for this long. So what do you do when it’s cold…

Buffalo Chicken Quinoa Salad

So I’m told January is all about eating healthy, since no one really does in December! Quinoa is one of those “hot” ingredients right now for being healthy. I figured, combining quinoa with one of my favorite meals, buffalo chicken, was a good start to getting…

Homemade Vanilla Extract

Happy New Year! You may be wondering why I’m sharing a homemade vanilla extract recipe as the first post in 2018. Well, if you want to make homemade vanilla extract, you need to give it at least 6 months or up to a year to make the really…

Chicken Piccata (And a look back at 2017)

So this is my last post of 2017! It’s been a very eventful year for me, from my wife and I moving into our first house, to starting a new job, to starting this blog!It’s crazy but this will be the 112th blog post since…

Goat Cheese Risotto

Hope everyone had a great holiday! I figured as we enter the new year, it’s time for me to introduce two of my favorite dishes this week. This may seem out of left field, but if there is one recipe I’m most proud of, it&#8217…

Peppermint Bark Yule Log

I’m not sure when my Dad started it, but for as long as I could remember he would make a yule log for Christmas with my family. It was one of those things that we’d only have once a year but I always enjoyed. The best…

Baked Cheddar Mac & Cheese

Christmas is just around the corner, which means many families will be getting together for breakfast, lunch, brunch or dinners. Once I started to get into cooking, one of the first things I wantedto make was mac and cheese. I made it a goal to have what I thought was…

Gingerbread Cookies

Last Christmas, my mom got us a gingerbread house cookie cutter. Since most people don’t actually make gingerbread houses, except for around Christmas, I stashed it away until December of this year rolled around. While I’ve decorated gingerbread houses in the past, I had never actually…