Category Archive: 52 Weeks of Cooking

The fifth week of the Reddit cooking challenge gave us the theme of Vanilla. Mike and I talked it over, and decided to do a more savory application for this challenge. Instead of doing cookies or some other type of dessert, we made a fancy ass salad with a delicious vanilla-pear vinaigrette. I took the […]

I have a very vivid memory from my childhood of sitting at my parent’s kitchen table…There is plate in front of me. And my dad is sitting across the table staring me down like the gatekeeper. He was trying to get me to eat brussel sprouts. Long story short, I may have appeased him by […]

The third week of 52 Weeks of Cooking brought us the One Pot theme. I was already a BIG fan of easy dinners where you only have one pot to clean (hello time saver!) but I fell even deeper in love with the concept during this weeks’ challenge. I looked up one pot dinners and […]

What comes to your mind when I say the word “Polish?” If you are anything like me, then your first thoughts were probably polka and sausages? Right??? Well, fair enough. Of course there is a lot more to Polish culture and cuisine than those two items, and in fact I did a decent amount of research […]

For the first cooking challenge this year, the theme was eggs. Now I don’t know about you, but I pretty much always have eggs in the house. My hubby doesn’t love them as a breakfast food, but they have been incorporated into every other meal of the day. For this challenge, I wanted to use […]

Good morning guys and gals! I’m here to tell you a story about an adventure I have been on this year. Starting back on January first, I signed up for a 52 week cooking challenge. Each week there is a new theme/ingredient/ethnicity that you have to cook for. So far, we have worked on the […]