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I am a husband and a father of two kids with whom I love to cook and eat. In this blog, I hope to share with you not only some of my, as well as my family’s, favorite recipes, but also some interesting things I have learned or done as a husband, father, and cook.

Perfect Popovers

I frequently make a batch, or two, of these “Perfect Popovers” at Thanksgiving, Christmas, or Easter.  What I like about them is that they are tasty, impressive, and easy to make. (What’s not to love about that!) Try them next time you have a formal dinner. I think your guests will …

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White Trash Trail Mix

The name for this treat, “White Trash Trail Mix,” comes from my son. Because the mix is covered in melted white chocolate and the overall healthiness of the ingredients is questionable, I thought the name was quite fitting. If you make this mix, be forewarned!  It is really addictive.  My …

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Coconut Cake

Whenever I start seeing recipes for coconut cake, I know that Spring has arrived.  I made this cake, which comes from King Arthur Flour, for my father’s birthday, and everyone loved it.  In contrast to other coconut cakes I have tried, this one is light and not overly sweet. Yet, …

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Tandoori Chicken

Indian food is a favorite in my house.  In particular, my family, and especially my kids, love tandoori chicken.  Because we do not have a good Indian restaurant close to us, and my kids were clamoring for tandoori chicken, I wanted to try and make it at home.  I wanted …

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Best BBQ Beef and Pork

Don’t overlook this recipe!  A quick glance of the ingredients and instructions may leave you doubting how good this recipe can be. Trust me. It is amazing!  The recipe comes from my wife’s grandmother. Her neighbor gave it to her over 60 years ago, and my wife’s family has been …

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