Archive, My Crazy Thoughts

Let’s Talk About Mayonnaise

I've been doing this blog for a little while now and mostly just put up recipes and occasionally a restaurant review for you guys to enjoy. That has been fine up to now but I think its about time I kick it up a notch and start discussing a few other food related topics like… Continue reading Let’s Talk About Mayonnaise

Archive, Out and About (Reviews)

Maple Street Biscuit Company

I don't eat out a whole lot and when I do I am usually to busy enjoying myself and the company of friends or family to focus on getting pictures for reviews. Since I haven't done a review in a while I decided it was high time to let you guys know about a new… Continue reading Maple Street Biscuit Company

Archive, Recipes

Memorial Day Recipes

Memorial Day is upon us once again and like me, many of you will be firing up the grill and popping open a cold one to celebrate the long weekend. While you are enjoying all of the yummy goodness let's not forget what this day is really about. Over the last few years I have… Continue reading Memorial Day Recipes

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Southern Style Sausage Gravy

If you grew up anywhere near the south, then you probably have an appreciation for good sausage gravy. There is just something about that creamy, spicy, sausagy goodness that can't be beat. I remember going to my grandmas house and getting excited when she would whip up a batch for breakfast. It was one of my favorite… Continue reading Southern Style Sausage Gravy

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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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Tex Mex Chicken and Rice

  One of the things my Grandma used to cook when I was growing up was chicken and rice. This was made with white rice and had lots of black pepper and salt added. If you grew up in the south then you should know that black pepper is a big part of most meals.… Continue reading Tex Mex Chicken and Rice

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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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Asiago Chicken Pizza

  If you are anything like me then you love a good pizza. I like to try local pizza joints to see what they have to offer and every now and then I like to make my own. I usually tend to stick to the classics like pepperoni and sausage with a few onions and… Continue reading Asiago Chicken Pizza

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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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Stuffed Poblano Peppers with Crispy Onion and Jalapeno Strings

  Let's talk about stuffed peppers today. Poblano peppers to be specific. As I am sure that some of you know, poblano peppers are what you use when making chili relleno.  My wife just happens to love a good chili relleno but doesn't always care for the thick deep fried breading on them. Especially with… Continue reading Stuffed Poblano Peppers with Crispy Onion and Jalapeno Strings