Jungle Spuds

This makes mornings worth waking up for! When I was growing up, we didn’t always have a lot of stuff. Typical low-socioeconomic status lifestyle. That said, one thing we didn’t really suffer from was hunger. Somehow our mom always knew how to maximize resources to feed her three hungry boys. The same was true whenever … More Jungle Spuds

Weekday dinners don’t have to suck!

  Life is busy. No doubt about that. I presume that when women, who traditionally stayed at home, headed out into the workforce, the American entraprenurial machine saw an great opportunity: create foods that come in a box, or a can, and can be cooked fast.  I know, I’ve eaten probably 100x my weight in that prepackaged food. It’s not … More Weekday dinners don’t have to suck!

Corned Beef Hash 

There’s a lot of good cookbooks in my house, but there’s one I always reach to first. It’s my red checkered Better Homes and Gardens Cook Book. Mine is the 12th edition and was given to me as a gift a number of years ago. Whenever I’m thinking of cooking something I haven’t made before, … More Corned Beef Hash 

Grilled Fish Tacos

One thing my wife and I like to work into our dinner rotation is fish. We don’t live next to the coast, unless you count the coast of Lake Michigan. While there are literally hundreds of lake near by, I’m not that good of a fisherman, and I don’t dedicate enough time to filling the … More Grilled Fish Tacos