Bad Office Coffee, A Short & Creative Rant

The morning coffee I savor at home is nothing like what's available in the office. I know my office isn't the only one--it's an iconic joke in movies and on TV shows. It's what we complain about with our cube neighbor. Or to the random person in the tiny breakroom that you've never met (or … Continue reading Bad Office Coffee, A Short & Creative Rant

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My Study of Food and Nutrition (Part 1)

How can we think about food in a positive way? How can we think about it in a way that allows us to easily make more healthy and mindful choices? I’ve been thinking about health and food a lot (I always think about food, though). I believe my relationship with food is positive, but I … Continue reading My Study of Food and Nutrition (Part 1)

How to Have More Time in the Kitchen (Or Just for Yourself)

This is the first article in a series that I will be writing on saving time with tasks related to cooking. I will be covering: Personal grocery shoppers Subscription meal plans So, you’re busy. I am, too. (So is that person looking in at you through the window.) But for some reason we both have … Continue reading How to Have More Time in the Kitchen (Or Just for Yourself)

5 Ways to Make Eating Alone More Enjoyable at Home

The problem with eating alone arises when you realized you’ve made all this beautiful food and only you are around to eat it. Food doesn’t seem as good when it’s eaten without company. There are some cases when it is, but then after the food is gone that feeling of quiet sets in—there’s no conversation … Continue reading 5 Ways to Make Eating Alone More Enjoyable at Home

Huevos Rancheros

Huevos Rancheros means ranch eggs. The meal is suppose to be eggs, salsa, and tortillas. However, if you've ordered this in a restaurant you'll see it also includes potatoes, onions, various peppers, along with eggs, and tortillas. So, maybe huevos rancheros can be almost anything with eggs. Here is my version of it: Ingredients: ½ … Continue reading Huevos Rancheros

Marinade for Steaks

I made a wonderful marinade last night with ingredients I already had in my kitchen. You probably have them, too. I don't have too many tips for this recipe. It's pretty straightforward. I will admit that when I made this last night I forgot to add the broth. I added it an hour after it … Continue reading Marinade for Steaks