Why Food is the Ultimate Gift

No matter the occasion we associate food with many of the important times in our lives: weddings, birthdays, anniversaries, first dates, and the celebration after the big game. So many gifts are useless trinkets or novelty items that end up in the back of a …

Little King Omahas old Market

On a recent trip to Omaha’s Old Market, my family and I decided to grab a bite to eat at “Little King;” a deli restaurant located at 1201 Howard Street. We had never eaten there before and decided that we’d give it a shot instead of …

Using a Cast Iron Skillet

Undoubtedly whenever I think of a cast iron skillet, I think of my mother’s cast iron skillet. All my childhood memories start filling my mind and all the great dishes that she would cook. I grew up in the south…..Arkansas to be specific and just as …

Same Food different Atmosphere

It may just be that camping brings a little magic to the table. It could be that the method of cooking makes a big difference. It might be that the menu is planned a little better. Maybe it is all about everyone pitching in and …

Recipes Quinoa

Quinoa, pronounced ‘keen-wa’ was once considered the most sacred food of the native peoples of the Andes. It was erred to as “chisiya la mama” or “mother grain” and was believed to have been delivered by a “kullku”, a sacred bird from the heavens. In …

Samuel Adams Imperial Stout

The Sam Adams brewery was founded with the intent of introducing quality crafted beer to the American public.  Since the Boston Beer Company’s founding in 1984, the craft brewing industry as a whole has grown steadily, even during economic downturns.  By the standards of the …

Nutritional value of Watercress

Watercress has been used for millennia to fight many of the health issues that befall humanity and with a little research it is easy to see why.   Just 80g of this leafy green, that’s around one cereal bowl full, provides you with many of your …