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When Cooking for the Family Becomes Too Much

Life isn’t easy. We all know that it’s filled with ups and downs. Sometimes we can handle them, and other times we begin to feel overwhelmed. When we guys began cooking for the family, maybe it was out of necessity or out of a sense of duty. Maybe we just loved it. When things take a turn for the worse, cooking is one love that can quickly become a burden. Don’t worry when this happens. We can make it through it, you just follow a few steps. Not Every Meal Has to Be a Feast We all get overwhelmed. Maybe …

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Cooking With Dad: Beating the Spice Game

The thing about kids, especially teenagers, is they have the constitution of a goat. They’ll sit back and eat anything and everything under the sun including spicy foods. Cooking with dad soon becomes about how many ways can we burn through our stomachs. We’re not all able to handle hot peppers and other major spices, but if you’re willing to take your time and follow a few simple rules, then you might be taking down those ghost peppers like a pro. Take It Slow Eating spicy food is like training for a marathon. You don’t wake up one day and …

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Dad Cooks a Spicy Shrimp Soup to Warm the Soul

Spicy Shrimp Soup

It’s cold out there and the warm winds of spring are still a few months away. In the meantime, we’re freezing our tails off as Jack Frost comes knocking on our door. It’s this time of year when dad cooks something spicy to make up for the artic temperatures outside. The temperatures may be cold, but the kitchen is hot. This shrimp soup is tasty and will give you a fire in your belly. What You’ll Need The ingredient list is a little long because this is a very filling soup. It’s the kind of soup that feels like you …

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Cook Like A Man: Plan Valentine’s Day Now

Portrait of romantic couple at Valentine's Day dinner

Unless we want to spend a few days in the doghouse, it’s about time to start planning for Valentine’s Day. Valentine’s Day is the biggest holiday for couples and ruining it is a nightmare best not even considered. It’s still about three weeks out, but if we want this to be one for the record books or cook like a man, then the planning starts now. A last minute bouquet of flowers leftover from the grocery store and some frozen chicken parmigiana aren’t going to cut it. Confirm the Babysitter Valentine’s Day is big for everyone. That includes grandparents and …

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