When your kids get older, you find yourself heading out to the four corners of the earth taking them to everything from soccer practice to ballet recitals. There’s hardly time to breathe, let alone creating the healthy meals that dads that cook would like to. It’s easy to forego the fresh fruit and veggies in … Read moreFreshness Counts for Dads that Cook
Dads cooking around America will appreciate the humor in my failed roasted chicken attempts. My wife always made it look so easy. Seriously? How hard could this be? You coat the bird with butter and seasonings and throw it in the oven. What seemed like a simple process turned into my kryptonite. This bird would … Read moreDads Cooking Roasted Chicken
Dads cooking with pears may seem like something out of a badly written Hallmark movie, but in reality pears offer a great taste and texture that few other fruits possess. While many people prefer to use apples for cooking, the pear is actually a very fitting alternative. You can pretty much substitute pears in any … Read moreDads Cooking with Pears…Say What?
Fall is the perfect time for indulging in some great tasting desserts. Let’s skip the pumpkin because we’ll get enough of that next month. You can cook like a man and still satiate your sweet tooth with these delicious fall desserts. They’re super tasty and have no calories. Ok, that’s a total lie, but when … Read moreCook Like A Man: Tasty Fall Desserts
We’re men and we love meat. When spring hits, the grill comes out and anything in the meat department is fair game; but the grill can be for so much more. If you’re looking for an easy meal for kids, then try grilling some fruit. The heat caramelizes the sugars and adds to the smoky … Read moreEasy Meals For Kids: Grilled Fruit
Many people like to start off the New Year by making resolutions to make their life better in some way. For some, it’s doing more exercise or spending less time at work and for others it’s eating healthier. When you need to decide what to cook for dinner, think about that resolution you made and … Read moreWhat To Cook For Dinner: A Healthy Happy New Year
Dad cooking means firing up the grill and cooking up some of the best tasting meat the family has ever had. So what is the secret to the best barbecue around? Believe it or not, the secret is all in the grill. Today, we pull out our bag of tricks and share what we do … Read more4 Tips to Help Dad Cooking on the Grill
Dads cooking around America have one thing in common…picky kids. We have kids that turn their noses up at new things and ask for mac and cheese for dinner. As dads, we know they need more than macaroni for dinner. They need vegetables, and we need to get creative so the vegetables will be fun, … Read moreDads Cooking for Picky Kids Make a Veggie Pirate Boat that Rocks!
Dads that cook know kids are picky eaters. In fact, a friend of mine had a son with such fickle taste that he went out and bought a whole case of Chef Boyardee from Costco the second that little man showed affection for the insta-meal. Years later, that case of instant mush is still in … Read moreDads that Cook Seize the Ingredient – Pears
Potato chips are one of the most popular snacks in the world, with millions being eaten every year—but they are about as healthy as a deep fried stick of butter. Get your kids off the chips by letting them watch dad cooking some of these tasty and healthier alternatives. Then they can grow up without … Read moreDad Cooking Tip: Potato Chip Alternatives