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How To Cook Roast Beef

How To Cook Roast Beef

This post was updated on September 10, 2014 to include new images and a recipe video. Let me first start this recipe post by sharing its resounding success. And, when I say "success," I mean "Dustin loved it." And, when I say, "Dustin loved it," I mean he has not stopped talking about it. I [...]

Sandwiches

Bacon & Chicken Sandwiches

Bacon & Chicken Sandwiches

These sandwiches will make it to your go-to easy dinner list in no time flat. They are easy to make, delicious and comprised of what you probably already have in your fridge. Unless you don’t like or eat chicken, bacon, avocado or bread. In which case, [...]

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French-Dip-with-Au-Jus

French Dips with Homemade Au Jus

As promised, here is my French Dip recipe with a delicious Homemade Au Jus. You've already learned how to cook roast beef, right? As Dustin and I sat down for dinner with these French Dips, we knew it was something special. I used my Hoagie Roll and Roast Beef recipes for the sandwich and made [...]

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BLT-with-Chipotle-Mayo

BLT with Chipotle Mayo

Recently, Jennie, a food blogger over at In Jennie's Kitchen, lost her husband after he suffered a heart attack. If you didn't know about Jennie before reading this post, neither had I. But I'm pretty sure I'll never forget her story. I stumbled upon Jennie's blog after seeing a post for Peanut Butter Pie {for [...]

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Ham And Gruyere Panini

Ham and Gruyere Panini

Do you remember when paninis were super popular? It seemed like you couldn't turn around without someone talking about paninis. Now, it seems they have been replaced -- and then replaced again -- by other hot trends. Like macarons or frozen yogurt.  Though, I may be totally off -- I don't tend to follow trends. [...]

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Apple Cider Pulled Pork Sandwich

Apple Cider Pulled Pork Sandwiches

You can bet I ate my weight in barbecue while recently traveling through Texas. One meal I couldn't quite get enough of was a pulled pork sandwich with coleslaw on top.  I had tried this sandwich a few times in California with mixed results, so I was very excited for our Texas trip to try [...]

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A Father’s Day Special: Homemade Chili Cheese Dogs

For Father's Day this year, to show my appreciation for Dustin, I asked him if there was something special he would like me to make.   Anything was on the table: rack of lamb, lobster, steak... Nothing's too good or expensive for the wonderful father of our baby girl. Well, his eyes lit up, he [...]