Double Chocolate Waffles

It seems we’re on a waffle-kick, my friends! Since Winter Storm Jonas had us stuck in the house for several days (seriously – we haven’t left the apartment since Friday), we’ve been watching a lot of food porn — aka, Good Eats and America’s Test Kitchen. I don’t know what it is about snow falling outside (and trapping you…

Fried Chicken & Waffles

Andrew and I have been on the 21DSD for two weeks and 2 days, and I think our greatest accomplishment thus far (and possibly on any 21DSD we’ve done, for that matter) is these fried chicken tenders, and the waffles and gravy served along with them. All the credit for the incredible waffles goes to Brittany…

Sweet Potato & Sausage Hash

Tonight has all the makings of a lazy summer evening. For now, the windows are open, fresh air and mild humidity seeping through the screens. The cat, every so often yawning a look in my direction, is spreading her time evenly between the two front-facing window ledges, bird-watching, and occasionally bug-catching. I’m thankful it’s Friday, work tucked away…

Today, bagels! Tomorrow, the reset!

So much has happened over the last few months! I finished another semester of classes. This go-around, I was taking Sports Nutrition, yet another class where I spent half of my time reading the text book picking apart all of the recommendations, sighing a LOT, and sometimes, actually scolding the book. That last one was funny, because…

Chocolate Chip Banana Bread Bars

Picture an ordinary weekday … let’s call it … “Tuesday”. You know you’re off to a productive start when you wake up without an alarm. Not the obnoxious, “I woke up before my alarm and can’t fall back to sleep”, but the, “Hey, I’m awake. Let’s do stuff.” First up, bacon. Second up, coffee. And third? We’ll get…