Smoked Salmon Chowder

In my defense, chowders are notoriously difficult to photograph. An old family recipe, guaranteed to warm you up and satisfy that fish soup craving. What? You don’t get those cravings? Sure you do. Everyone does. It’s totally normal.

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Cudighi Sandwiches

Part of living so far north is partaking in the local cuisine. If you’ve been following this blog, you know that we’ve used cudighi before. It’s basically a hot Italian sausage, but also, not. There’s something spectacularly different about this unique sausage, found only in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. If you go to a local eatery, it would be downright normal to find a cudighi sandwich on the menu. Covered in cheese and pizza sauce on a robust bun, the cudighi sandwich (or pizza sandwich, as my kids called it) is an instant classic. You won’t be sorry you tried something new.

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THE BEST Peanut Butter Swirl Cocoa Brownies

My dudes. I have been on a quest for the perfect peanut butter / cocoa brownie. And I mean a soft, fudgie, chocolatey brownie being hugged and encompassed by a peanut buttery smoothness, not too sweet and not too salty, and definitely not dry. Get out of here with that dry peanut butter stuff. I use a cocoa brownie recipe that I have heavily relied on any time that brownie craving strikes. I don’t always have chocolate, but I do always have cocoa powder. As should you.

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