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Dads Cooking Need to Have Little Helpers

dads cooking with help of kids

Being a father means more than just being there for girl problems and going to summer baseball games. Bonding with your children in the kitchen helps to not only improve your relationship, but also create lasting memories that they will remember for a lifetime. Kids Want to Help When I’m in the kitchen making anything, I always have one or two little ones hovering around me. They’re jumping up and down to see what’s in the pan and asking what they can do to help. We all know that their help often isn’t really helping that much. This is especially …

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Cook Like A Man: Barbecuing with Tinfoil

Grill

That little tube of tin foil in the cabinet probably doesn’t get much use in your household. It’s hard to cook like a man when you’re trying to gauge exactly how to cut it off without using a pair of tin snips. However, when it comes to barbecuing, tin foil can become man’s best friend because of its versatility and ability to cook items evenly. It’s time to fire up that grill, grab the tin foil and begin your new grilling adventure. Cleanliness – Tin Foil Keeps More than Pans Clean There is just something so right about the way …

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Men Cooking Steak in a Pan…What!!!!!

When it comes to men cooking steak, it’s almost a sacrilege to do anything off the grill. I agree that there is little better than that smoky grilled taste of a well-cooked steak, but we can’t always do it. Maybe the grill is broken and you’ve got some rib eyes in the fridge that need to be cooked right away or a thunderstorm has completely ruined any chance of grilling. Pan searing a steak may not be the rugged manly way of doing it, but you can still make an amazing steak with a little butter and some excellent timing. …

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Easy Chimichurri Sauce for Dads that Cook

Every man wants to be known as the master of meat. That is why Dads that cook love to grill. Everything about grilling meat appeals to our primal sensibilities; the sear of the slab; the smell in the air; the vindication of manliness. It’s enough to beat your chest and grunt. But it can be disheartening to hear that your children won’t piles of meat without something else. Well, you can dress all of that protein with a simple sauce that would test the mettle of the most ardent vegan. Soak your grilled meat with this Argentinian meat dressing and …

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Cooking Dad: Staying Away From Processed Food

It’s easy. It’s fast. We know it’s not the best for our family, but having it every now and then shouldn’t be a big deal. A cooking dad not only has to deal with the rigors of life and job, but creating a meal that isn’t made up of food-like substances. We all know that Mother Nature is best, but when we’ve been working all day and still have a million things to do, it’s easier to make something that came out of a test tube. The scary part is that most of the time, we don’t even think about …

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Fourth of July Man Cooking Ideas

Family Celebrating 4Th Of July

Patriotism is something that resonates deeply within each of us dads, so when the birth of our nation comes around, we like to go all out. When there is a man cooking Fourth of July treats, we know it’s going to be awesome. On that day, we take a little more pride in what we cook and who we’re cooking for. We’re celebrating our independence from foreign aggressors and being thankful for what we have. Patriotic Pigs in a Blanket The Fourth of July appetizer is the start of the meal and sets the tone for everything that comes after. …

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