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Philly Cheesesteak Sandwiches

Philly Cheesesteak Sandwiches

Although I love to eat them, I have never attempted to make my own Philly cheesesteak sandwiches. Maybe it’s because I’ve never been to Philly, or maybe it’s because there are some foods that you just can’t replicate, no matter how hard you try. Take Pad Thai for example: It’s one of my absolute favorite … Continue reading

Cheeseburger Dip

Cheeseburger Dip

Mmm, burgers. At our Saturday tailgate, I made cheeseburger dip to go with my Buffalo Chicken Poppers. You can’t really go wrong with a dip, especially if it tastes like a cheeseburger. And this one tastes jusssst like one! It’s like a queso dip on steroids, combining traditional queso flavors with sweet relish, ketchup, and … Continue reading

Mexican Fiesta: Steak Tacos

Max and I had a very uncommon weekend — no plans! — and decided to take advantage of it and stay home allll day Saturday. We capitalized on the beautiful weather by taking Calvin on the three-mile loop at Raccoon River park, and then prepared for a delicious Mexican fiesta at our apartment with my … Continue reading

Super Dog Central.

Super Dog Central.

If you went to ISU, you likely know what a Super Dog is — a delicious hot dog loaded up with anything you can get your hands on. Sold on the corner of Welch Avenue, these loaded hot dogs were a popular choice when leaving the bars on a weekend night. Now that I’m grown-up … Continue reading

A Brat for a Brat.

A Brat for a Brat.

For those of you who don’t live in Iowa, us Iowans we’re lucky enough to get mid 60s weather yesterday! With the gorgeous weather, what better way to enjoy it than by grilling (even if by the time we got home from the gym it was dark…womp, womp). So Max and I busted out our … Continue reading

Dinner for Two, Please.

Dinner for Two, Please.

The last of the Valentine’s Day-related posts is finally here! Yesterday I shared my V-Day dessert, and now for the main course. My Valentine and I decided to stay in and make a fancy dinner. I taught classes at the gym until 6:30, so we had prepped a few things in advance. First up was … Continue reading