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Paleo Chicken Tagine with Olives & Sweet Potatoes

Ken Weiss

Ken Weiss is a blogger and stay at home dad.He is the founder of the-cookingpot.com, a cooking blog for stay at home dads, that offers cookware reviews, easy recipes and tips on how to make money with a blog.

  Ingredients 2 lbs. boneless skinless chicken breasts 2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil 1 large yellow onion, chopped 4 cloves garlic, minced 2 carrots, peeled and chopped 1/2 bell pepper, diced 1 lemon, thinly sliced 2 sweet potatoes, peeled and cubed 1/3 cup green olives, sliced 1 15-oz. can diced tomatoes 2 tsp cumin […]

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Top Secret Recipes by Todd Wilbur

Ken Weiss

Ken Weiss is a blogger and stay at home dad.He is the founder of the-cookingpot.com, a cooking blog for stay at home dads, that offers cookware reviews, easy recipes and tips on how to make money with a blog.

Have you ever wondered what the top secret recipes are for your favorite restaurant dishes or store bought foods?  So did serial food hacker, Todd Wilbur, who spent days and months reverse engineering the secret restaurant recipes of many of the most popular restaurants and food companies, until he finally unlocked them and created identical copycat recipes […]

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Easy Rum Recipes to give your Meal a Caribbean twist

Ken Weiss

Ken Weiss is a blogger and stay at home dad.He is the founder of the-cookingpot.com, a cooking blog for stay at home dads, that offers cookware reviews, easy recipes and tips on how to make money with a blog.

We associate the Caribbean with beautiful sandy beaches, blue seas, and gently swaying palm trees. We also associate the Caribbean with rum. With these rum recipes, you will be able to transport yourself to the sunny Caribbean.   Experimenting with different ingredients can add fun to mealtimes. Incorporating rum into some of your recipes can […]

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Ken’s Easy Lentil Soup Recipe with Beef

Ken Weiss

Ken Weiss is a blogger and stay at home dad.He is the founder of the-cookingpot.com, a cooking blog for stay at home dads, that offers cookware reviews, easy recipes and tips on how to make money with a blog.

With winter coming, it’s time to break out the soup recipes, and one of my favorite soups to make is lentil soup with beef.  This is an easy lentil soup recipe with beef anyone can make, even if this is your first attempt at making lentil soup.  I modified the traditional lentil soup recipe by […]

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How To Easily Make Any Recipe into A Paleo Recipe?

Ken Weiss

Ken Weiss is a blogger and stay at home dad.He is the founder of the-cookingpot.com, a cooking blog for stay at home dads, that offers cookware reviews, easy recipes and tips on how to make money with a blog.

One of the most popular diets today to help people lose weight is the Paleo Diet.  This is the oldest diet in the history of human-kind, in fact the Paleo Diet is really not a diet at all, rather it is the way out prehistoric cousins ate about a million and a half years ago […]

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What is Kosher Chicken Anyway?

Ken Weiss

Ken Weiss is a blogger and stay at home dad.He is the founder of the-cookingpot.com, a cooking blog for stay at home dads, that offers cookware reviews, easy recipes and tips on how to make money with a blog.

Not too long ago a friend of ours who is not Jewish called to ask what is kosher chicken and where can she buy it?  She had a college friend of her husband coming into town, and the friend only ate kosher food and she wanted to prepare a chicken dish the friend could eat. […]

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Easy Paleo Recipes Anyone can Make in 30 minutes or Less

Ken Weiss

Ken Weiss is a blogger and stay at home dad.He is the founder of the-cookingpot.com, a cooking blog for stay at home dads, that offers cookware reviews, easy recipes and tips on how to make money with a blog.

My wife and I have started following The Paleo Diet.  If you are not sure what it is, this is really not a diet like Atkins or The Dukan Diet where your goal is to lose weight, The Paleo Diet is a healthy way of eating the way our prehistoric ancestors did two million years […]

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My One Hour Complete Chinese Food Dinner

Ken Weiss

Ken Weiss is a blogger and stay at home dad.He is the founder of the-cookingpot.com, a cooking blog for stay at home dads, that offers cookware reviews, easy recipes and tips on how to make money with a blog.

A few days we decided to have Chinese food for dinner, not from a restaurant rather I made a Chinese food dinner from scratch.  I made chicken chow mein, rice and egg drop soup.  It was so easy and it only took about an hour to make the entire dinner. Finding good chow mein noodles […]

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Easy Thanksgiving Recipes for Kids

Ken Weiss

Ken Weiss is a blogger and stay at home dad.He is the founder of the-cookingpot.com, a cooking blog for stay at home dads, that offers cookware reviews, easy recipes and tips on how to make money with a blog.

Each year as Thanksgiving approaches, families begin to start planning a menu and deciding who will make the dishes. In addition to eating the Thanksgiving meal, kids usually love to help cook the Thanksgiving dinner, as it provides them with a great deal of satisfaction, and allows your kids to be able to joyfully point […]

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breakfast for Dinner

Ken Weiss

Ken Weiss is a blogger and stay at home dad.He is the founder of the-cookingpot.com, a cooking blog for stay at home dads, that offers cookware reviews, easy recipes and tips on how to make money with a blog.

Who doesn’t like Belgian Waffles?  If you have had a Belgian waffle or even better, had the opportunity to make your own Belgian waffle at a hotel or at home, then you know how delicious this treat is.  With young kids in the house, making Belgian waffles is great to turn a boring dinner into […]

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