Finding a gift for dad can be tricky, but the best gifts are the ones that come from the heart (or the kitchen)!

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Surprise Dad with a perfectly cooked homemade steak. It can be intimidating, but with a few tricks, it’ll be just like what you get in a restaurant (or better!).

You’ll need:

  • A good steak, I prefer a ribeye or T-bone
  • Salt
  • Pepper

A few of my favorite tips:

  • Dry your steak first
  • Avoid marinades
  • Follow my 2-2-5 method in this video for a perfect steak every time!
Elissa Benzie About the author:
Elissa is a millennial wife and mom with two toddlers. She's neurotic and disorganized, she's over it and exhausted. But it's OK, that's life! Follow her on FacebookTwitter, Pinterest or Instagram
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