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Spicy Pad Thai Lettuce Wraps

This week I decided to combine two things that I really enjoy into one, while trying to make it slightly healthier. Me and my wife both enjoy pad Thai but we don't always enjoy the calories that come from the noodles in it. I've also always enjoyed those little Asian lettuce wraps that you can… Continue reading Spicy Pad Thai Lettuce Wraps

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Southwest Meatloaf

  Meatloaf is one of those foods that everyone has had a love/hate relationship with in their life. It changes drastically based on what part of the country you are in and everyone has their own way of making it or thoughts on how it should taste. Should it have brown gravy or red sauce? Do… Continue reading Southwest Meatloaf

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That’s a Spicy Meatball

    Meatballs are one of those foods that can be done many different ways to fit different tastes. You can do Italian, Swedish, Irish and many more. They can be very versatile and something that you can make ahead of time and freeze for a quick meal later on. This week I am going to… Continue reading That’s a Spicy Meatball

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Smoked Brisket

    This year for Easter we hosted a pot luck for our friends in the neighborhood and it was my pleasure to cook the majority of the meat for this occasion. I actually have a tendency to go overboard and try and cook all of the food but my wife put her foot down… Continue reading Smoked Brisket

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Quick and Easy Chili Mac

I know that there are times when you just don't have the time to cook an elaborate meal but still want to make something good for yourself or your family. That's why every now and then I will try and put together something relatively quick and easy for you guys that can be cooked with little… Continue reading Quick and Easy Chili Mac

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Homemade Sloppy Joes (with a Texas Kick)

  If you are anything like me then the highlight of your day growing up was when you went to the cafeteria in elementary school and it was sloppy joe day. When I was a kid those old sloppy joes were a favorite of mine. They were usually served on a generic little white bun… Continue reading Homemade Sloppy Joes (with a Texas Kick)