Review: Max Lager’s Wood-Fired Grill and Brewery

What: Basil Pesto Salmon, Fried Cheesecake Where: Max Lager’s Wood-Fired Grill and Brewery – 320 Peachtree Street NE, Atlanta, GA 30308 Rating (1-5): 🌿🌿🌿🌿🌿 While I was still in Atlanta, Melody and I couldn’t figure out where we wanted to go for dinner one night. I unfortunately wasn’t a great travel companion for the Red Phone Booth…

Review: Dough Zone

What: Green onion pancakes, broccoli with oyster sauce, pork steam buns, pork dumplings, vegetable pot stickers Where: Dough Zone – 7625 170th Ave NE, Redmond, WA 98052 Rating (1-5): 🌿🌿🌿🌿 We are not without our options for dim sum, dumplings and the like here in the PNW. Some places that offer dim sum, however, are quite…

Spicy Lentils

Prep Time / Total Time About 15-20 minutes. Meal Prep Friendly I made this specifically when meal-prepping. Yields About 3 cups of lentils. Meal Time Dinner and Lunch Best Served As Main veggie/vegan dish These lentils are heavily-infused with all sorts of Mexican-flavored inspiration. The sauce I made packed a punch with its heat and spice…

Review: Charm Thai Cuisine

What: Pad Thai with Coconut Soup Where: Charm Thai Cuisine – 1009 North Peachtree Parkway, Peachtree City, GA 30269 Rating (1-5): 🌿🌿🌿 I cannot remember if I have said this before here, but Thai food is probably my least favorite cuisine. I can’t remember ever having bad Thai food. But I certainly don’t remember having an…

Seared Apple Cider Vinegar Salmon

Prep Time / Total Time 10 min/~30 min Meal Prep Friendly Absolutely, made delicious lunches for work. Yields 10 salmon filet halves Meal Time Dinner and Lunch Best Served As Main Dish I’ll go on record to say I love apple cider vinegar most of the time. I know it’s really polarizing for some people,…

Review: Meehan’s Public House

What: Seared Salmon Where: Meehan’s Public House – 200 Peachtree Street, Atlanta, GA 30303 Rating (1-5): 🌿🌿🌿🌿🌿 By the time 2018 is over, I will have managed to come back to Georgia 2.5 times – something I did not expect to have ever happened. In January, I drove from South Georgia to Florida to our port for…

Easy Toasted Meatball Sandwich

Prep Time / Total Time There’s a lot to this so maybe in the realm of 45-minutes. Meal Prep Friendly Yup! Yields Depends on how much bread and meatballs you have. We got about four sandwiches out of this. (Made about 12 meatballs.) Meal Time Dinner Best Served As Main dish to a veggie side….

Review & Unboxing: Imperfect Produce

What: Imperfect Produce Rating (1-5): 🌿🌿🌿🌿🌿 If you want $10 off of your first box, use my referral code here! – Imperfect Produce Instagram Today is a review of Imperfect Produce! I’ve seen advertisements around for them before with their slogan about cooking ugly. It’s kitschy, it’s fun, it’s the next best thing to a farmer’s…

Homemade Tuna Cat Treats

Prep Time / Total Time 10 min / 30-35 min Meal Prep Friendly Yup! It’s snacks, so store it properly and you’re good for a week or two. Yields Original recipe says like 50, but they made a lot more than me. It was about 15-20 treats for me. Meal Time Kitty Snack Time Best…

Review: The Original Pancake House

What: Georgia Pecan Pancakes, Hash-browns, Over-easy eggs Where: The Original Pancake House – Redmond Town Center, 7425 166th Ave NE C205, Redmond, WA 98052 Rating (1-5): 🌿🌿 I genuinely do try to give restaurants the benefit of the doubt. It’s not an easy job. And the Original Pancake House – though a “recent” addition to the Redmond…