Tips-y Tuesdays: Last Minute Tips

Sometimes I go to make a recipe and think I have all of the necessary ingredients but then forget something. This seems to happen a lot lately. Almost like I’m sleep-deprived? Hahaha. Well, anyway, it’s not like I have all of the time to just run out and pick up what I need when I realize it, so I have learned to be flexible.

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Grilled Baby Back Ribs

I have made baby back ribs multiple times this year. The last time I made them, I followed a slow cooker recipe for half and used this grill recipe for the other half. We decided that the tenderness was a bit better with the slow cooker (plus you don’t need your grill) but that the grill was better for flavor. Next time I might try it all in the oven with the same recipe and see how it goes.

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Halloween Party Activities Plus Sous Vide Dulce de Leche

We hosted a party to get together with a group of our friends we hadn’t seen for awhile. It was a bit last minute (one week’s notice) but we managed to still have some fun activities for all of the kids (age range of 6 months to 13 years) and adults.

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Chiplet Adventures (part 3): Letter F week

I decided to do “F” next for our letters because we were entering “Fall” and I thought we could do some activities around that.

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Happy Halloween!

With two kids appreciating holidays, decorations, crafts, etc., it has been fun this Halloween to do lots of different activities with them. We still have more activities planned that I will have to share since I am writing this a week ahead of time, but here are some.

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New Favorite French Toast

I’ve made lots of French toast but was never completely happy. I wanted to up my game. I decided to try a new recipe and it is decidedly better so here I am sharing it.

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Sous Vide Sesame Salmon

Continuing from my last post with sous vide shrimp, I realized I hadn’t shared a sous vide salmon recipe on here even though I make it regularly. It doesn’t look the prettiest but it is always cooked nicely and not overcooked.

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