Cooking · Dinner

Broccoli Beef

Who knew homemade Chinese food was so simple and delicious? I'm a big fan of the little boxes take-out Chinese comes in, but I generally stick to chicken dishes when ordering out because the "steak" always looks a little off to me. I've had a hankerin' for some broccoli beef for a while now and… Continue reading Broccoli Beef

Cooking · Dinner

Marinated Flank Steak – Carne Asada

I will never be a vegetarian. Unless the world runs out of cows. In that case, I'd be motivated enough to figure out a way to repopulate the species. Just so I could have this steak. I love it. It makes me happy. You don't have to wait until summer to BBQ ya' know. I… Continue reading Marinated Flank Steak – Carne Asada

Cooking · Dinner

Cabbage Rolls

Apparently corned beef/cabbage last Thursday and the slaw with my pulled pork didn't give me enough of a cabbage fix already this week. I guess when the stuff goes on sale around St. Patrick's Day, I want to make the most of it. I used up most of a head of this smelly veggie tonight… Continue reading Cabbage Rolls

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Cabbage Soup Diet – Day 5

Day 4 was pretty crazy. I ended up eating 7 bananas and almost an entire half-gallon of milk. I felt pretty stuffed most of the day. Had a crab and shrimp Louie salad with no dressing at the rehearsal dinner, and took a bit of ribbing for not eating any of the peanut butter, cheesecake… Continue reading Cabbage Soup Diet – Day 5

Cooking · Dinner

Sloppy Joes

Sloppy Joes (you'll never use Manwich again) 1 pound lean ground beef 1/4 cup chopped onion 1/4 cup chopped green bell pepper 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder 1 teaspoon yellow mustard 3/4 cup ketchup 3 teaspoons brown sugar salt to taste ground black pepper to taste DIRECTIONS In a medium skillet over medium heat, brown the… Continue reading Sloppy Joes