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Cold Brew Coffee: The Golden Ratio

Cold Brew Coffee: The Golden Ratio

Looking for the perfect ratio of coffee:water for delicious, smooth cold brew coffee? Look no further, because I’ve found it!

Roasted Asparagus

Roasted Asparagus

Roasting asparagus in the oven gives it a deep flavor and a crunchy-yet-tender texture. It’s my favorite way to prepare asparagus and goes with any meal.

Aldi: Specially Selected Pumpkin and Butternut Squash Pasta Sauce

Aldi: Specially Selected Pumpkin and Butternut Squash Pasta Sauce

Pumpkin? Squash? Pasta sauce? Sounds like a weird combination, but it’s actually quite delicious.

Pork and Beef Chili

Pork and Beef Chili

A delicious, rich, smoky chili with both beef and pork (and beans!) that will warm up any chilly fall or winter evening. Ready in under an hour and a half!

What to do with vegetable scraps

What to do with vegetable scraps

Wondering what to do with your leftover carrot shavings, onion skins, leek scraps, celery butts, or any other vegetable you’re chopping in the kitchen?

Best Guacamole Ever

Best Guacamole Ever

You will never go back to another guacamole recipe. And you’ll be asked to make this all the time. Lots of lime, lots of salt, and no garlic are the key!

Kale & Goat Cheese Scrambled Eggs

Kale & Goat Cheese Scrambled Eggs

This is a quick, easy, somewhat nutritious breakfast for one. You can of course scale up the recipe as needed. Perfect for a Sunday morning!

Bread Butt Croutons

Bread Butt Croutons

Save your bread butts! Those rejected ends of your bread loaves might not make the best sandwiches, but they can be turned into delicious croutons.

Sausage & Cabbage Skillet

Sausage & Cabbage Skillet

Looking for an easy dinner idea? How about a two-pan sausage and cabbage skillet recipe that comes together in under an hour?

Soy Eggs

Soy Eggs

Soy sauce eggs. These will change your life. (Okay, not really. (But maybe.)) They’re perfect for a snack, for breakfast, in ramen, and so much more.