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Beef and bacon baked beans

Loaded Baked Beans

Baked beans are a staple at most barbecues, and one of my favorites. But even with tons of beans, I knew I could up the ante by loading it with bacon, ground beef, and a few other flavors. This recipe is really simple, and once you cook the beef, bacon, pepper and onion, you could […]

Bacon, Avocado & Cilantro Salad

Psst…have you heard about our next big project? We need your help! Click here to learn more. As an athlete, you hear a lot about the big macronutrients: protein, carbohydrates, and fats. For protein, you hear “Eat a lot of it, and keep it lean.” For carbs, the battle wages on about how much is […]

BLT Chicken Salad

When my wife told me she was making this recipe, I stopped and said, “For who? Your book club?” Be glad I threw her a sly smile and got her to laugh, because if I had pissed her off, I wouldn’t be sharing this recipe with you today. And then we’d all be missing out. […]

Summer Corn with Bacon

I know, I know, summer is over. And while my wife is stamping her foot that I’m posting this now, I had to share it with you. When she put this on the table, I rolled my eyes. Here’s a secret: I hate tomatoes. But darn that woman, she cooks with them anyway. The rule […]

Popeye Omelettes: Spinach, Bacon & Garlic

Want to make the best omelettes you’ve ever had? There’s a secret ingredient you’re probably missing. It sounds crazy, but it will make your taste buds dance. Ready for it? Garlic. I know what you’re thinking. Actually, I don’t. But what you should be thinking is, “That’s genius.”  Because it is. As far as omelettes […]

Cheesy Bacon Eggs on the Go

Bacon? Check. Eggs? Check. Cheese? Check. There’s little else you can want in a breakfast for strength athletes. Borrow some cupcake tins from your wife, neighbor, or mom and you can make breakfast to go for the whole week. Any girly feeling you have while making these will disappear as soon as you taste the […]