• vitaminabisque

    Vitamin A Bisque

    We’ve started training for the CrossFit Games Open and things have been rushed, hurried and brief lately. I’m not expecting to qualify individually–team is my bag. My primary training partner (who…

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    Brownie Cake Bites

    I would like to dedicate this recipe to the butthead who told us to stop calling ourselves ‘health gurus’ and that ‘sugar isn’t paleo’. Well, Mr. Butthead, I do what I…

  • gingerbread squares

    Gingerbread Squares

    It’s a common theme in our house–we make/buy something sweet, we eat it all in one day. Now–notice I didn’t say we eat it all in one sitting, but that we…

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    2012 Holiday Gift Guide + Two Giveaways!

    All Gifts are $70 or Under Baby Fortune Cookie Booties (Uncommon Goods Giveaway Eligible) Walnut Nut Cracker Footed Wood Tray State Aprons (UncommonGoods Giveaway Eligible) Faux Toast Coasters Matryoshka Doll Pepper Mill Jeni’s…

  • week

    Shop, Prep & Eat for the Week

    I warned Brandon not to expect this to happen every week…it’s a lot of planning and a lot of upfront, no instant gratification type of work. But then, as the week…

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    Beef Pork

    Unrolled Cabbage Casserole

    By no means glamourous, unrolled cabbage casserole may take a long time to get “dressed” but it makes up for what it lacks in beauty with its taste. Clean up boils…

  • generaltsochicken

    General Tso’s Chicken

    Essentially, this recipe is just a homemade hoison sauce kicked up to your personal level of preferred spiciness, with the addition of red pepper flakes and/or sriracha or chili garlic sauce.…

  • creolebreakfast
    Eggs Pork

    Creole Breakfast Casserole To Go

    It’s like gumbo is stuck inside your eggs. So now you can eat dinner inside of breakfast, instead of dinner for breakfast. Ingredients 12 ounces andouille sausage 1/2 large green pepper…

  • greekchoppedsalad

    Greek Chopped Salad

    I made this salad to go along with the Greek Meatballs I prepped and cooked this weekend. It was super important to me that whatever vegetable side/salad I made go along with…

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    Beef Game/Other

    Greek Meatballs

    This past weekend, I challenged myself to come up with a well-thought out menu and actually shop, prep and cook all (or most) of the dishes on Sunday. So it was…