Welcome To Scrappy Geek

Thank you for visiting my blog. My name is Andrew and I’m a native of New England. Currently living in New Hampshire I love to travel everywhere, cook everything, and build things without a plan.

Easy recipes, quick bites, fun travel adventures, and occasional DIY projects are what you’ll find here.

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Ice Castles – Tips for Visiting the Ice Castles!

The Ice Castles are a stop everyone needs to put on their winter travel list. Here is what you can expect and 5 tips for visiting the Ice Castles. From the best time to go, to what to bring – you’ll be prepared to visit the Ice Castles with this list of tips!

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LG Combination Double Wall Oven + $500 OFF!

Get $500 OFF LG Double Wall Oven at Best Buy! Check out this offer at Best Buy and upgrade your kitchen with the sleek, stylish, and amazing convection oven technology built into the LG Combination Double Wall Oven! Foodies rejoice!

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DIY Projects

Discover home improvement and DIY projects.

DIY Kitchen Island Ideas and Inspiration

Have you see the prices of kitchen islands? I have and well, no thanks! There are plenty of creative ways to build a DIY kitchen island. You can use wood, metal an old dresser or even old windows! The possibilities are only limited by your imagination. If you're just...

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12 Days of Christmas DIY Home Decor

And just like that Thanksgiving is over and Christmas is well on it’s way! We’ve all heard of the 12 days of Christmas, so why don’t we have a little fun with it this year? We’re doing the 12 gifts of Christmas! For 12 days leading up to Christmas everyone in our house will get to open a small gift. To make this magic happen, we’ll do a fun DIY home decor piece that will go right up on our fireplace mantel.

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Easy M&M’s® Candy Christmas Ornaments

This tasty M&M's® Milk Chocolate candy ornament makes a great party favor for your holiday party guests. The best part about these DIY Christmas ornaments? They only take about a minute to put together, and everyone will love them. This is a fun idea for Santa to...

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Food Blog

Discover easy recipes and quick bites.

Easy and Delicious Smoked Sausage Recipe for Tailgating

Tailgating and college football go hand in hand, and that’s why we’re firing up the grill and making delicious fair-style smoked sausage! This is the quick and easy way to entertain and keep everybody full with less time in the kitchen and more time to relax with friends during football season

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Travel Blog

Discover fun destinations and entertainment.

New Orleans: Zoo, Aquarium and Butterfly Garden

While in New Orleans, we visited the Audubon Zoo, Aquarium, Butterfly Garden and Insectarium. We explored the zoo one day and the aquarium, butterfly garden and insectarium on another day. If you’re traveling to New Orleans, check out all these photos and fun things to do!

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Cajun Encounters Swamp Tour – Feed The Alligators!

Visiting New Orleans? Make some time for a swamp tour from Cajun Encounters! It was Katie’s first time to New Orleans, so we packed in as much Cajun fun as possible. Read all about our swamp tour and what you can expect when you take the Cajun Encounters swamp tour!

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Dinner on Bourbon Street

A Bourbon Street dining experience you’ll be talking about for years to come. Bourbon House Seafood, located right on Bourbon Street is a perfect place to stop in for a bite of fresh New Orleans seafood and enjoy a refreshing drink!

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