What We’re Reading This Weekend: The Most Expensive Meal

Posted on October 30, 2014
Fall Weekend Trees

My college graduation present was a 32-oz T-bone steak from The Capital Grille. It was two pounds of pure protein, and to this day the $65 price tag makes it the most expensive meal that’s graced my taste buds. But in the world of culinary absurdities, money is no object. So if you happened to win the lottery and have the urge to spend more on a meal than I’ll make in an entire lifetime, you might want to consider this crazy expensive meal. Travel costs have not been included in the final tally.

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Treasure Hunting: Waring 12” Heavy-Duty Big Stix Immersion Blender

Waring 12” Heavy-Duty Big Stix Immersion Blender

“Speak softly, and carry a big stick.” – Theodore Roosevelt. And by “big stick”, the former President meant the Waring 12” Heavy-Duty Big Stix Immersion Blender. Because nothing complements foreign policy better than a bowl of warm, comforting, creamy soup. Read on...

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5 Non Traditional Thanksgiving Side Dishes

Thanksgiving Feast

Tradition. It’s a word synonymous with Thanksgiving and the musical Fiddler on the Roof. Between the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade and, The National Dog Show, all you have to do is throw in some stuffing, turkey and a pumpkin pie-induced nap and you've just landed yourself a Thanksgiving chock full of tradition. While most people find comfort in the traditional Thanksgiving, this year I urge you to mix it up a bit just like the pilgrims did all those years ago. I've scoured the interwebs to come up with these five non traditional Thanksgiving side dishes to throw on the table this year. Keep an open mind, and don’t worry— I’m here to hold your hand through these changes.

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3 Hot Holiday Drink Recipes to Warm Your Soul

Hot Holiday Drinks

While chestnuts roasting over an open fire are all well and fine, when it feels like your fingers are going to freeze off, they aren’t worth the wait. However, a nice hot holiday drink not only warms the fingers, it warms the soul as well, and it does it with quickness. Read on for hot holiday drink recipes...

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Roasting Pans: A Heavy Metal Thanksgiving

Roasting Pan for Thanksgiving Turkey

It takes a certain level of skill to roast a turkey. Cooking it for too long and not basting enough can result in a dry, chalky bird that the entire family picks at, but never really eats. But did you know that the kind of roasting pan you use can impact how the turkey cooks as well? Read on...

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