Macheesmo Cooking With Confidence Sat, 17 Nov 2018 12:00:03 +0000 en-US hourly 1 4977906 Pumpkin Cheddar Pancakes Sat, 17 Nov 2018 12:00:03 +0000 Team! These pumpkin cheddar pancakes recently changed my breakfast game. As you know, this food blogger doesn’t have the biggest sweet tooth so I always struggle with pancakes. Most are just TOO sweet for me. But these savory pumpkin pancakes are just the thing for me. The pumpkin makes them really light and soft. Instead […]

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Buffalo Chicken Pad Thai Wed, 14 Nov 2018 12:00:36 +0000 One of my favorite things about being a food blogger for over a decade is seeing people I’ve met over the years do amazing things – like publish books! One of my long-time food blogger friends, Dan, from The Food in My Beard, just published an instant classic of a cookbook called The Comfort Food […]

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Shaved Brussels Sprouts Salad Mon, 12 Nov 2018 12:00:42 +0000 I cannot believe that Thanksgiving is less than two weeks away. 2018 has gone by SO fast for me. But, as they say, the holidays wait for no food blogger. (Does anybody say that?) For the last many years we have put off our Thanksgiving hosting duties mainly because we’ve always had young kids and […]

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Mushroom Onion Melts Sat, 10 Nov 2018 12:00:23 +0000 Some guys get excited by cars or fancy TVs, but as you might expect, I get a similar level of excitement from really nice cookware. To be honest, I hadn’t heard of the ICON line of cookware until they reached out to me and sent me some of their carbon steel cookware. I couldn’t wait […]

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Easy Sweet Potato Gnocchi Wed, 07 Nov 2018 12:00:28 +0000 This is an updated post from the Macheesmo Archives! This Easy Sweet Potato Gnocchi was my attempt to make a light carb pasta and it has become one of my favorite overall pastas because the dough is so easy to work with. Kids absolutely love it also! Some weight loss people are crazy about eliminating […]

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Jalapeno Popper Wonton Cups Mon, 05 Nov 2018 12:00:46 +0000 As a busy dad and man, I sometimes forget to take a breather and take care of myself. Whether it’s making that doctor appointment I’ve been putting off for months, or focusing on making a few healthy switches to classic recipes, putting some focus on my own health and happiness is important. That’s why I’m […]

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Pot Roast Soup Sat, 03 Nov 2018 11:00:53 +0000 There is a general rule in the home cook world: If you want to learn to make great homemade soups, you better be a good planner. Good soups take time. At least, that’s the 20th century advice. In today’s world there are so many tools and wonderful cooking appliances to make it possible to make […]

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Announcing Eat Your Food! Thu, 01 Nov 2018 11:00:20 +0000 One thing that has become an everyday part of my life these days is feeding my children. While I used to spend hours in the kitchen dreaming up crazy recipes, I now spend hours trying to figure out how make something that A) my kids will actually eat and B) I will enjoy as well. It’s a […]

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The Rotten Apple Martini Mon, 29 Oct 2018 11:00:23 +0000 I know! Gross right?! I think making semi-disgusting cocktails is pretty great on Halloween. This Rotten Apple Martini is kind of a mix between a classic apple martini (although it has seasonal apple cider in it as well) and a brain hemorrhage shot which has baileys in it that kind of congeals into a weird […]

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Everything Avocado Toast Sat, 27 Oct 2018 11:00:42 +0000 Avocado toast is all the rage these days, and possibly with reason. I feel like if you go to any upscale coffee shop or brunch shack in a city, there will be the option to pay a high schooler $11 to put avocado on toast for you. But, it might be the perfect breakfast: Healthy, […]

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