My BigMouth Blog | A Blog by Jason Glover

With Men Cooking, Cut Out the Distractions

Most men have short attention spans and are easily distracted, especially by something fun and/or shiny. It’s not our fault. It’s just how we were made. This can be a problem when it comes to men cooking. One false move and instead of golden brown toast, you have a smoldering inferno and your home looks … Read moreWith Men Cooking, Cut Out the Distractions

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, … Read moreDads Cooking Need to Have Little Helpers

Tip of the Day! How to Freeze your Herbs

How to Freeze Your Herbs

Dads That Cook  – Tip of The Day: How to Freeze Herbs – Chop them up and mix them with olive oil or butter in an ice cube tray and freeze. Freezing them in olive oil prevents the herbs from getting freezer burn or turning brown. When you need them for pastas, roasts, or sautéing … Read moreTip of the Day! How to Freeze your Herbs

Dads Cooking Like MacGyver

What kid didn’t want to grow up and be like MacGyver? He was able to foil terrorists with nothing but a bottle of Preparation H and some tennis balls. He always got the girl, and even his food was amazing. He was somehow always able to make a four course meal with nothing but shoe … Read moreDads Cooking Like MacGyver

New to Cooking for the Family? 4 Tips for the Beginning Cook

Cooking For Beginners

Cooking for the family can be a daunting task, especially when you open up a cookbook and it says things like julienne and sauté. However, every beginning cook needs to know a few basics. Don’t worry though. All the fancy cuts are just intended to make the food look nice or cook evenly. Luckily, our … Read moreNew to Cooking for the Family? 4 Tips for the Beginning Cook

Dad Cooking 101: What’s a Garnish?

Cooking for a family is oftentimes like trying to wrap those last minute presents on Christmas morning as you hear footsteps coming down the stairs. It doesn’t have to be pretty, it just needs to be done. When it’s dad cooking, the last thing on our minds is presentation. For many, presentation means making sure … Read moreDad Cooking 101: What’s a Garnish?

Menu Planning: Cooking from a Stay at Home Mom

We talk a lot here about the men of the house cooking for the family, but we recently connected with Alyssa Blais and her blog, Cooking from a Stay at Home Mom and simply had to share with you. She fills her blog with healthy recipes, family meal advice, and fun “Simple Supper Tuesday” parties … Read moreMenu Planning: Cooking from a Stay at Home Mom

Dad’s Cooking His Signature Dish

Every chef, every cook, has a dish that they are known for. It’s the dish that everyone wants them to make because it’s their signature dish. It’s their specialty. When dad’s cooking that special dish everyone shows up to dinner with bells on. The signature dish doesn’t have to be something special. It just has … Read moreDad’s Cooking His Signature Dish

Recipes & Resources: There’s a First Time for Every Dad

Getting Dads Cooking with Confidence Cooking requires precision, patience, and a love of food. But dads cooking for the first time can easily be intimidated and overwhelmed by the kitchen. If you’re a cooking dad who is just starting out and in need of a little reassurance, you’ve come to the right place. I created … Read moreRecipes & Resources: There’s a First Time for Every Dad