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Biscuits & Gravy, Baby

Biscuits & Gravy, Baby

My dad raised me on a little thing called “breakfast for dinner.” It works a little something like this: You eat breakfast food — for dinner. Genius, isn’t it? Growing up, my dad’s specialty was shrimp and grits — or anything with grits, really. And believe it or not, we LOVED spam…don’t judge. My grandparent’s … Continue reading

Breakfast Muffin Cups

Breakfast Muffin Cups

Anything in miniature size is automatically better than the full-size version. Teacup pigs, pigmy hippos, cake pops, and these muffin cups — animals and food examples. My two favorite things, and by far the best categories for miniature things. Around Christmas, I needed a recipe for a quick and tasty breakfast. I’ve had this recipe … Continue reading

Happy Father’s Day

I’m lucky enough to have a great dad. And this Father’s Day, we celebrated in Des Moines, their new residence! Well, since my dad is a baseball nut, we made our way to Centro for a nice brunch and then to the Iowa Cubs game with Max’s parents for our Father’s Day celebration. Although it … Continue reading

Pork Tendy with Apples & Spinach

Pork Tendy with Apples & Spinach

I’m usually not a big meat eater, but this week has been an exception! Sunday night we had the BBQ chicken sandwiches, and Monday night I made a recipe I’ve been wanting to try — Breaded pork tenderloins with sweet apples and spinach. The sweetness of the apple/spinach mixture paired perfectly with the meat, and … 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

Recent Recipes

A few pictures of faves I’ve made recently: Salmon burgers with spicy slaw. BBQ pork, apple, goat cheese, parsley za. Fruit pizza. YUM! 🙂