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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

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Slow Cooker Beef Tacos

Just about everyone loves a good taco and a lot of people even like some of the not so good generic fast food tacos.  I will admit that I have eaten more of my fair share of them. No one is wrong here and unless you are one of those "food snobs" you will agree… Continue reading Slow Cooker Beef Tacos

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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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Philly Cheese Steak Bell Peppers

I am back for a new year and ready to cook. I hope that you are all ready for a year of great recipes. I plan to create lots of new tastes as well as update some old classics. Just keep reading to see what I came up with this time. Like a lot of… Continue reading Philly Cheese Steak Bell Peppers

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Cheddar, Chorizo and Chicken Omelet

  One of the requests that I tend to get every now and then is for simple, quick and easy recipes. While I do tend to put up recipes with lots of steps from time to time I also like just making something quick and easy. I also get asked about what to do with… Continue reading Cheddar, Chorizo and Chicken Omelet

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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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Jalapeno “Firecracker” Poppers

  This past July 4th I decided to make my jalapeno poppers for our neighborhood get together. Well... Decided may be a bit of a stretch in this case. These poppers are pretty popular among my friends and they are something that happen to be requested quite a bit when we get together. So in… Continue reading Jalapeno “Firecracker” Poppers

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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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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