Author: Mike

Strawberry Chocolate Chip Muffins

Yes, strawberries are my favorite fruit.  Yes, these strawberry chocolate chip muffins are delicious and I was never able to eat just one.  Mike actually ate all of the ones in the...

Six Hour Marinated Tri-Tip

As Labor Day approaches, I wanted to post a recipe which uses the grill, since many people enjoy grilled meats on Labor Day. Mike is of course, no exception.  Actually, Mike would...

Pad See Ew

I’m normally not a big fan of Thai food.  However, I recently had some pineapple fried rice from a Thai restaurant and I loved it. Ever since then, I decided to give...

French Silk Pie Oatmeal

I’ve seen French Silk pie at the grocery store before, in the frozen food section, but I’ve never bought it.  Although I’ve admired it in the grocery store, I was always afraid...

Ginger Ale Float

Most people have had a root beer float.  Some restaurants even have “beer floats”, where they use beer instead of root beer.  I’ve never tried these, and they do not sound good...

First Koenig Cheese

There has been a “fancy cheese” section in the grocery store near our house for a while now.  We usually walk by this section, look at the prices of the cheese and...

Pesto Grilled Cheese

I am normally not a fan of sandwiches.  I actually hate most sandwiches, especially cold sandwiches.  There is something different about a grilled cheese sandwich, though.  I occasionally enjoy a grilled cheese....