A Bite to Eat

To start off on a sweet note, a co-worker who very often brings us snacks, today brought back some chocolate from Chicago. That was some really good chocolate, I grabbed the Peanut Butter.

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And on that same day, my wife decided to try something a little experimental. This potato skillet with chorizo was very close to being great! Certainly something worth tinkering with.

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Along with that she made me an absolutely delicious chicken topped with an egg, sunny side up.

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We ate on a gorgeous plate that our neighbor gave us. Another approach we’ve taken is to use smaller plates and these are perfect for that! I have to say that it felt good, we had a pretty full plate without having a ton of food and I left feeling like I had plenty to eat.

And the Cooking Begins

So as I mentioned a few days ago, we decided to start cooking more and eating out less. So I’ve really started having a chance to cook a lot more than I had. With that in mind I took my Christmas gift certificate from my SIL Katherine and took a look around House & Green for some new stuff for my kitchen.  Continue reading