What's better in the summer than cooking on the grill and eating your meals on the back deck? Two of our go-to grilling meals for the summer are burgers and steaks. Let's be real, steak is on the menu year round, but burgers are definitely more of a summer grilling kind of food. If you're... Continue Reading →
Tonight, we tried something new and made some delicious Pineapple Chicken, complete by serving it in the shell of the pineapple. Start by cutting your chicken into cubes and setting aside. Next, cut the pineapple in half lengthwise. Use the knife tip and carefully slice around the edge of the pineapple halves, careful not to... Continue Reading →
We traveled back to India tonight with some Chicken Vindaloo, and boy were our taste buds on fire! Once again we hopped onto the Food Network app and grabbed an awesome Chicken Vindaloo recipe for tonight's dinner. Start by preheating your oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit and coating your chicken breasts with some curry powder,... Continue Reading →
Tonight, we went to Italy and made Chicken Parmesan! We made two different versions of Chicken Parmesan on two different nights. Our first version didn't have breadcrumbs and the second had the breadcrumbs, but spaghetti squash for noodles instead of regular pasta. After trying both versions, we definitely prefer the chicken to be breaded since... Continue Reading →
Homemade Soft Pretzels and Beer Cheese!
Something I always love is a good soft pretzel and Russ loves his pretzels with some ooey gooey beer cheesey goodness. So, when I woke up one weekend craving some pretzels, there was nothing else to it but to make some with some beer cheese to help tie us over until Oktoberfest! We pulled out... Continue Reading →
BBQ Country Style Ribs
What's better on a lovely summer day than some grilled BBQ Country Style Ribs?! To start, preheat your oven to 325 degrees Fahrenheit and then get your pork rub made. Our pork rub is comprised of a variety of some of our favorite spices, ranging from smoked paprika to onion and garlic powder. You can... Continue Reading →
Chicken Tikka Masala
We traveled to India through our tastebuds and made Chicken Tikka Masala for the first time; and its turned out amazing! Russ has had Indian food before, but this was my first time and I absolutely loved it. The flavors and spices were so aromatic and tantalizing that our mouthes were watering the entire time... Continue Reading →
Shepard’s Pie Potato Boats
Have you seen all of the delicious recipes going around Facebook lately? We certainly have! So, for our next Quarantine Cooking recipe, we decided to to make one of them with our own twist! This evening's recipe - Shepard's Pie in Potato Boats! To start, cook the potatoes in the oven at 350 degrees Fahrenheit... Continue Reading →
Memorial Day Weekend in Quarantine
We hope everyone had a safe and fun Memorial Day weekend despite being quarantined! We missed being able to do a quick trip to the beach, but had fun as a family at home anyhow, remembering all of the heroes who make Memorial Day a day for celebration and relaxation. For our Memorial Day dinner,... Continue Reading →
Cinco de Mayo Taco and Margarita Night!
What do you do when it's Cinco de Mayo and you're quarantined at home? Bring Cinco de Mayo home by making some delicious Mexican inspired dishes! This year Cinco de Mayo fell on a Tuesday, so what better to make than TACOS! We made Carne Asada with fresh Pico de Gallo and margaritas with freshly... Continue Reading →