Category Archives: Bad Food That Tastes Great

Salad Week – Day 3: Taco Salad

Any thoughts of eating healthy are essentially out the window tonight. Day 3.. the day of the taco salad is upon us.  I pulled an Aunt Sandy and purchased taco bowls because.. it’s hot as hell in my apartment and … Continue reading

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Salad Week – Day 2: Black ‘N’ Bleu Salad

So, in keeping with the Salad Week tradition (if one day can be called a tradition), I present to you the Black ‘N’ Bleu Salad.. We started off by chopping up a typical garden salad. Romaine, tomatoes, some mushrooms.Got to … Continue reading

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Grocery Store Dinner Planning

Last night I was a bit whipped when I left work, so I swung by the market to pick up some odds and ends for a quick dinner. I took some time peruse the meat case. Nothing really jumped out at … Continue reading

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The Magnum Opus of Meat Curing

.. or at least MY magnum opus. After my long wait, a rocky start last night with my slow bake.. I present to you the best freaking bacon I have ever eaten. By far. I made quite a bit, so … Continue reading

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100 posts.. Had to do something amazing!

The last couple of days have been pretty hectic. On the way home from work last night I stopped off and bought myself a little present. A kitchen-aid stand mixer. I got a great deal on it, so I decided … Continue reading

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Bacon-tastic! :-D

So, this weekend I hit up the asian market .. and imagine my shock when I found that pork belly was on sale. Naturally I picked up twice as much as I wanted, and decided to try different bacon type … Continue reading

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Pizza – Better Than Blah (but only by a little)

As you may recall from my last (and first) pizza making adventure.. I am not a huge fan of pizza. I find it to be an overall BLAH experience. Pizza, one of the most loved foods of all time, is … Continue reading

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Just like hamburger helper…

but not gross. We had a veritable feast tonight. I started with some egg noodles, a pack of mild italian sausage, some mushrooms, and a bag o spinach. What ensued can only be described as YUM.  I added some mild … Continue reading

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What I’ve been up to..

The last few days, though silent blog-wise, I’ve been very busy in the kitchen. Well mostly it was just Thursday. Roy volunteered my cheesecake making services to the people on his team in order ‘help motivate’ them. After I got … Continue reading

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The Worlds Best BLT.

Admittedly I have limited BLT eating experience, and this might be the first one I’ve ever made for myself. My mom made them when I was a kid every so often, but for the most part I remember the whole … Continue reading

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