Apple Bread

I am not sure, but today had a real hankering for banana bread. Also, I am not sure why I had to use the word “hankering” in this post. Off course I had just given the last 2 bananas to kids in the morning. So how was going to make a banana bread with noRead More

Best Buttermilk Pancakes You Ever Had

Pancakes, or a dish resembling pancakes, can be traced back to over 30,000 years ago. The ancients Greeks and Romans used honey on their pancakes, and the Elizabethans flavored them with spices. The modern American pancake goes by many names (johnnycakes, hoe cakes, flap jacks, griddlecakes….ETC). No matter what the name, I love them! IRead More

Aloo Bhujia (Traditional Potato Hash with a Twist)

I have fond memories of Sunday morning breakfast with my family. My mom would make the 4 staples, Paratha, Omelet, Ground Beef, and Aloo Bhujia (basically it was traditional potato hash.) Since my father-in-law had just bought us a 10 pound of bag of potatoes, I decided to try and reinvent the Aloo Bhujia. GottaRead More

Gluten Free Chocolate Cake

My wife is nut/dairy/wheat/gluten free. So as you can tell, making dessert is a bit of a challenge.  Yesterday, while at work, she requested I make something sweet & chocolaty that she could eat. Challenge Accepted!!  When I normally cook, I just look through the fridge and/or pantry, find what’s in there and quite literallyRead More

Simple White Bread

After giving the kids breakfast and realizing that we were running out of bread, I decided to bake bread from scratch. I have been out of work for about 4 months now, so the budget is a lot tight. I figured that since I already had all the ingredients on hand, I can save myself $2.00Read More

Best Hoagie Rolls

So the other day I was feeling really lazy and figured I order out for dinner. After looking at the many options I picked Jimmy John’s Gourmet sandwiches. Wouldn’t you know it, the kids loved them, and I mean so much so that the little one ate the entire 8” sandwich.  This was really weirdRead More