My BigMouth Blog | A Blog by Jason Glover

Dad Cooks a Thanksgiving Ham

When it comes to Thanksgiving, there is one particular bird that tends to get all the press. Turkey is the food of choice for Thanksgiving, but not everyone likes the bird. When dad cooks, we make sure to have a ham option for all those turkey haters out there. Choosing a Thanksgiving Ham There are two different types of ham you can get on Thanksgiving: fresh and precooked. Precooked ham is the easiest to prepare, since there is no chance of undercooking. On the other hand, raw ham needs to be thoroughly cooked and checked with a meat thermometer. Since …

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Easy Recipes for Halloween Treats

Blue berry gelatin and grape gelatin with gummy worms and spider

As much as Halloween is about scaring people, it’s also about candy and sweets. It’s a dentist favorite holiday thanks to all the sugar consumption. If you need an easy recipe for a party treat or to give out to the kids on Halloween, then we have a treat for you. These recipes are simple, won’t break the bank and are fun to hand out. A candy bar is great, but these show the true meaning of Halloween. Creepy Peanut Butter Eyeballs Anyone that has had Buckeyes will see a similarity. Eyeball Beat about 1 ½ cups of peanut butter …

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What to Cook for Dinner: Spooky Recipes

Cook for Dinner

The nights are a little colder and the moon seems a little brighter. Could it be that Mother Nature is getting prepared for the spookiest part of the year? When you’re trying to figure out what to cook for dinner, turn your mind to the creepy and the macabre. There’s no reason you can’t inject a little horror into your main courses. Octohotdogs in Green Slime Pasta This is an easy recipe that doesn’t take much preparation. You just have to cook several hots but don’t just set them on a bun. Before cooking, take a knife and slice them …

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Dad Makes Haunting Halloween Cocktails

dad makes cocktail

When it comes to party holidays, few are more fun than Halloween. While the kids are out getting candy or spending the night with grandma, dad makes some of the best Halloween cocktails around. Let’s look at some of these delicious recipes and see if they can give us a little liquid courage to take on that haunted house or a visit from the mother-in-law. The Jack-O-Lantern When it comes to great cocktails, sometimes presentation is everything. The Jack-O-Lantern doesn’t taste like pumpkin, but it looks like it and packs a nice wallop with great flavor. You need to grab …

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