52 Week Challenge Category

  This week the challenge was Alcohol so I wasn’t really sure what to make. Somewhere in the week we decided we were going to finally use our slow cooker, and since we had a lot of chicken this is what we made. I’ve never used a slow cooker before so I wasn’t sure how […]

  The Challenge was Pan Frying this week, which happens to be the same week as Liz’s Birthday. When I asked her what she wanted she said breakfast in bed so I figured I would kill two birds with one stone. I didn’t get to make it for breakfast because we went away but I had already […]

Posted on 22 Jan 2012 In: 52 Week Challenge, Worcester

Week 3 – Soup: Corn Chowder

  This week the challenge was soup. Liz suggested corn chowder so that is what we decided on. I’ve never made corn chowder or any other chowder so this was a new endeavor. Again I used www.SeriousEats.com as a starting point. I read through their recipe and write to get an idea of what goes […]

Posted on 15 Jan 2012 In: 52 Week Challenge, Worcester

Week 2 – Chinese: Egg Rolls

  This week the challenge was Chinese. I had planned on making a whole meal with different appetizers but Liz was gone most of the week and worked the weekend. I didn’t really want to do all that work for nothing. I decided to just do egg rolls instead. I had never made them before so it was interesting. […]

Posted on 2 Jan 2012 In: 52 Week Challenge, Worcester

Week 1 – Eggs: Egg Benedict

Liz and I are starting a 52 week cooking challenge to give us some more motivation to cook at home. Each week there is a new challenge and this week the challenge was eggs. We made everything from scratch. We started the process last night making the english muffins. If you haven’t made english muffins before, you […]