23 08, 2018

Plates For Good in My Neighborhood

2018-08-23T17:27:25-05:00August 23rd, 2018|Do Good, Food and Drink, Last Post|

Together Let's Try To Help Tackle Hunger There are two things I love: food and charities. When it comes to food and charities, the Plates For Good campaign is going to be a win-win. Not just for your belly, but also for Second Harvest Heartland. Therefore, if you are a diner in the [...]

15 06, 2018

How To Make Deliciously Fierce Beef Bacon

2018-06-15T13:08:34-05:00June 15th, 2018|BBQ, Food and Drink, Last Post, Recipes|

Making Beef Bacon Is Easy To Do And You Will Love It Too Now I know what you are already thinking. Beef bacon? What is that? Well I have to tell you, if you don't eat pork products like me and don't like turkey bacon, beef bacon is what you should be making. So [...]

14 06, 2018

Coming Soon: Lump Charcoal Reviews

2018-09-05T16:22:06-05:00June 14th, 2018|BBQ, BBQ Gadgets and Accessories, Last Post, Products, Reviews|

What Is The Best Lump Charcoal For Your Smoker?I am often asked, "What is the best lump charcoal to use in your smoker?" Well that is not an easy question to answer, because there is a variety of charcoal. And when I speak of charcoal, I am only talking about lump charcoal. You see, [...]

8 06, 2018

How To Make Freaking Delicious Smoked Beef Tongue

2018-06-08T14:48:52-05:00June 8th, 2018|BBQ, Food and Drink, Last Post, Recipes|

Making Your Own Smoked Beef Tongue is Easy Now I already know what you are thinking? Smoked beef tongue? I'll pass. However, if you make this smoked beef tongue you will make all your friends tongues wagging for more. There are several different ways to prepare beef tongue. Some folks will boil it, braise [...]

5 06, 2018

How To Roast Coffee On Your Kamado Joe

2018-06-08T12:50:04-05:00June 5th, 2018|BBQ, Food and Drink, Last Post, Recipes|

You Can Roast Coffee In Your Kamado Joe I have always been enamored with how to roast coffee, yet I never ever thought about roasting coffee in my Kamado Joe. That was until I recently came across a picture of someone roasting coffee in their Kamado Joe smoker. I thought to myself, "Self, you [...]

4 06, 2018

Why You Should Be Drinking Yerbaé Like Me

2018-06-04T15:47:12-05:00June 4th, 2018|Food and Drink, Last Post, Product Placement Poetry, Products|

Yerbaé is A Great Tasting "Energy" Drink Last week I was heading over to my Orangetheory Fitness class when I stopped by the gas station for a bottle of water. I was feeling sluggish and needed some energy. I didn't want to get an artificially tasting energy drink and that is when I came [...]

31 05, 2018

Why Chicken Wings Should Be 1 of the 7 Deadly Sins

2018-05-31T16:51:33-05:00May 31st, 2018|BBQ, Food and Drink, Last Post, Recipes|

These Chicken Wings Are Amazing I like to think of barbecue as a religion, so when it comes to chicken wings, chicken wings should really be one of the seven deadly sins. Now I know what you are thinking, aren't the seven deadly sins, pride, greed, lust, envy, gluttony, wrath and sloth? Well yes, [...]

1 04, 2018

From Homies to Brony

2018-05-09T14:59:42-05:00April 1st, 2018|Last Post, National Poetry Month, Personal Poetry, Poetry|

I never thought I'd be in a gang. You see I was never too cool To hang with the right group in school. There were the jocks with their smelly socks. There were the nerds making paper birds. There were the cheerleaders secretly smoking heaters. There were the potheads singing the Grateful dead. Yet [...]

19 09, 2017

Apple vs. Fitbit: What The Heck?

2018-06-27T14:08:27-05:00September 19th, 2017|Last Post, Musings, Products|

I must tell you, I am confused as heck. As a runner that is unfortunately tied to the treadmill due to two hip surgeries, two knee surgeries and currently a torn right meniscus (insert the sound of the world’s smallest violin), I have been relying on the data of my iPod, iPhone and Fitbit. [...]

14 09, 2017

Tales From The Morgue – Sammy

2017-09-29T09:42:25-05:00September 14th, 2017|Last Post, Musings, Short Stories|

Death Becomes Me My beautiful tabby cat, Sammy, would great me most mornings with a subtle bite to my cheek. The other mornings it was a swift paw, always claws out, across my nose. Then one day he was gone. I searched the entire house calling out his name. “Sammy!” “Sammy, where are you?” [...]

8 09, 2017

Have You Been Hacked via Equifax?

2018-06-27T14:05:29-05:00September 8th, 2017|Last Post, Products, Reviews|

I don’t know about you, but I hate waking up to news that my personal information may have been hacked. So this morning when I awoke and opened my newspaper (yes, I still read the print version), I was greeted with the following headline, “Massive breach exposes 143M.” First, let me digress for a second. I [...]