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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

The Ultimate BLT

The Ultimate BLT

My love for BLTs doesn’t (nor will it ever) get old. And when it comes to BLTs, I’m not afraid to stray from the original. I’ve had my fair share of salmon BLTs and other variations, but this recipe might be my new favorite twist. Take your classic BLT, add fried tomatoes, slather with pesto … Continue reading

Healthy Chicken Salad

Healthy Chicken Salad

Max and I don’t like mayonnaise. It’s a little bit of the texture, and a lot of how fattening it is. However, I love chicken salad, egg salad, salmon salad…but had yet to find a recipe that tasted like a legitimate “salad” without using mayo. Well, it looks like I’ve finally found one worthy of … Continue reading

Salmon Sammy

Salmon Sammy

Lox: salmon that has been cured in brine and sometimes smoked.  I figured I’d do a quick definition for those of you (you know who you are ;)) who don’t know what lox is so you have an idea what I’m talking about when I describe this delectable sandwich. I love lox. I’ve grown up on … Continue reading

Chicken Caesar Burgers

Chicken Caesar Burgers

Normally I don’t like burgers. And lately I haven’t been a big fan of chicken. Call me crazy, but when the weather gets warmer, the last thing I want to eat is a big hunk of meat. However, I came across a recipe that fell into both the burger and the chicken category — Chicken … 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

The Ultimate BBQ Chicken Sandwich

The Ultimate BBQ Chicken Sandwich

This weather is unreal…mid 80s yesterday and today! And it sort’ve freaks me out, but I’ll enjoy it while it lasts 🙂 So yesterday, during the gorgeous day, I had all day to ponder what we should eat for dinner and decided upon BBQ chicken. I found this recipe in the magazine Shortcut Cooking, and … 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