Chorizo Beer Steamed Mussels

This past Valentine’s I decided I wanted to cook a dinner that I know we don’t typically have. So, I thought, what better than mussels?! I actually had never cooked mussels in my life. I had cleaned them and had seen them cooked a million times to be confident enough to think I knew how to make mussels. On top of that, not only had I never cooked mussels but I wanted to make up my own recipe and not follow one from online or in a cookbook. Luckily for me, and my husband, they turned out awesome!!!


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Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and that means one of two things:

a) You’re going to spend a romantic (hopefully) day with your significant other or

b) You’re going to eat a box of chocolates you bought on clearance while watching Netflix alone and quietly (or loudly) cursing the couples of the world.

If you are “a” you love Valentine’s, but if you’re “b”…cheer up…be your own Valentine!

When it comes to Valentine’s it’s always nice when your significant other gives you a little something something to show they remembered this is a holiday celebrating your relationship. The traditional flowers and chocolate are always great, but here are a couple of new ideas that your girl will love!

PS: If you don’t have a significant other, who cares? Go buy something for yourself, stare at your reflection in the mirror and repeatedly express your love for “you.” It’ll kill a few hours of the day.

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