Category Archives: Dinner

Show me how to make it for you baby

Share, if you dare…Mona came back from a trip to Spain, Germany and France recently. After three weeks, she returned with a glow in her face and also managed to even come back smaller. Just so you know, I think … Continue reading

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Five minutes to make this meal

Share, if you dare…So here’s the thing about food. You need it. Everyday. What you eat is entirely up to you, but let’s talk about all of your options. OPTION ONE: Spend tons of money eating out with ingredients that … Continue reading

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Rib Eye Steak with a Lime/Parsley Butter & Pomegranate Asparagus

Share, if you dare…Penned by Craig You thought this was a vegetarian/vegan blog, didn’t you? Well, me and my wife cook for every type of eater (except the unhealthy kind). And even though I’m a vegetarian, I know how to … Continue reading

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Better Than “Egg” Salad

Share, if you dare…My husband sometimes heads into the kitchen and putters around like he’s doing nothing. But I know better. I hear the occasional clanging of bowls, opening of refrigerator, spoons and a manly grunt of approval. You know that … Continue reading

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What Men & Women REALLY Want For Valentine’s Day

Share, if you dare…What’s the first thing you think of when you hear the phrase, Valentine’s Day? WOMEN: Chocolate! MEN: Oh shit. I know it sounds harsh. But I mince garlic and not words on my blog. Many women have high expectations … Continue reading

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Butternut squash risotto for my wife

Share, if you dare…It’s Craig. Mona’s husband. I want to show you something about how to setup a home dinner date, that’ll also show you how this blog works. I cook for my wife every week. Risotto is one of my wife’s … Continue reading

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Roast Chicken: Cold Out? Eat This

Share, if you dare…You can warm up the house in no time flat with my roast chicken recipe. I cooked this today, in hopes that I could feel a little less wintery. You know what? It worked. Roast Chick For … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day Must Be Stopped With Chicken Pot Pie

Share, if you dare…Men, this probably isn’t on your radar, but Valentine’s Day is this Thursday. We’re all grownups now, so there’s no more sharing those messaged hearts that tasted like chalk.  VDay is something else: a day from which you can’t escape. … Continue reading

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Peanut Butter Cup Recipe

Share, if you dare…If there were ever a random but fantastic holiday, National Peanut Butter Day IS IT. My peanut butter cups recipe deserves a repeat. Mona’s Peanut Butter Cups 10 ounces of bittersweet or dark chocolate, chopped into small … Continue reading

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International Hot & Spicy Day

Share, if you dare…I am typically turned off by these marketer designated official “days” around food.  They are so randomly chosen, and there’s typically a large brand behind it to push a well-funded campaign.  But once in awhile, I get … Continue reading

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