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Andrew Zimmern’s Chorizo Burger with Tomatillo-Avocado Salsa

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.

  Most cooking enthusiasts are familiar with Andrew Zimmern, the host of Bizarre Foods on the Travel Channel, which is a television show that showcases Andrew’s travels across the globe to discover and experience the world’s strangest and most bizarre foods. Zimmern is not just a tv host, he is also professionally trained and highly […]

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Healthy Air Fryer Fried Chicken – Is There Such a Thing?

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.

  Wouldn’t it be great if there was a way to make healthy fried chicken?  Who doesn’t love the crunch when you bite into a hot juicy piece of fried chicken.  That is until you think about the 320 calories, 16 grams of fat and 4 grams of saturated fat that comes with deep frying chicken in a […]

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Valentine’s Day Recipes Your Valentine Will Love!

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.

  $100 roses that were $15 the day before Valentine’s Day, $150 for dinner at a crowded restaurant with mediocre food and bad service.  Is that how you share Valentine’s Day with the One You Love? Why don’t you show her how much you love her with a romantic home-cooked dinner.  That screams Romantic! You […]

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5 Benefits of Grass Fed 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.

The next time you go to the grocery store and you head to the meat section, you may be asking yourself, why should I buy grass fed beef instead of grain fed beef. There are significant health benefits associated with eating beef that came from cattle that consumed a healthy natural grass based diet, rather […]

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Steak 101: How to Cook a Steak Perfectly

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.

  When it comes to how to cook a steak perfectly, how you cook your piece of meat depends on the type of meat you are cooking.  Not all steaks are created equally, and there is not one way to cook a steak perfectly. That is due to some types of meat cook faster than […]

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Panna Cooking Video Cookbook Review

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.

Panna Cooking Video Cookbook is the most comprehensive destination of online video recipes for the home cook, from a newbie to the most seasoned home chef.   When you sign up here, you will get a 30 Day Free Trail.   Get for hundreds of delicious restaurant quality dishes from over 35 of the culinary industry’s […]

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Freshly Meal Home Delivery Review

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.

  Freshly Meal Delivery Service is a new company that provides a delicious and healthy variety of chef-prepared restaurant quality breakfast, lunch and dinner entrees direct to your door, on a weekly basis.  The meals are ready to eat after just two minutes in the microwave. “Freshly delivers Healthy, Convenient, Delicious and Sustainable Meals Delivered  Weekly.” I remember TV dinners […]

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Plaid Cow Society Review – Grass fed Beef Home Delivery

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.

I was recently contacted by the folks at Plaid Cow Society grass-fed meat home delivery service, a new fresh and never-frozen grass-fed beef home delivery service. They asked me if I wouldn’t mind trying a box of their grass-fed beef in exchange for an unbiased and objective review of the Plaid Cow Society beef and the delivery […]

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Spiked Frozen Mexican Spiced Hot Chocolate

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.

  Spiked Frozen Mexican Spiced Hot Chocolate Yield: (2) 16 Ounce Servings Ingredients 1 Ounce Chocolate, Chopped (plus additional for topping if desired) 2 Tablespoons Cocoa Powder (preferably dark) 2 Tablespoons Sugar 1/2 Cup Heavy Cream (plus additional for topping if desired) 1 and 1/2 Cups Whole Milk 3/4 Teaspoon Cinnamon 1/8 Teaspoon Cayenne Pepper […]

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Paleo Pasta 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.

  Zucchini Noodles with Creamy Avocado Pesto Recipe adapted from Eating Well INGREDIENTS 2 large zucchini, spiralized 1 Tbsp olive oil For the Sauce: 2 ripe avocados 1 cup fresh basil leaves 3 cloves garlic ¼ cup pine nuts 2 Tbsp lemon juice ½ tsp. sea salt ¼ cup olive oil Cracked black pepper, to […]

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