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Pork chops, Jamaican jerk rub

04
Sep

Thin chops that were grilled using a jerk rub spice from my sister-in-law, purchased at a family reunion. Proceeds go to fund the next reunion. So, so good!

Some assembly required

28
Aug

It’s a hot August evening and I wanted a good chill down. Just what the doctor ordered.

Look into my eyes

22
Aug

You want to give me the summer sausage … Just hand it over slowly.

Spatchcocked chicken

11
Aug

Using a method I just learned about today from a friend at work, I smoked two of out pasture-raised Cornish Cross birds.

Here’s a great link on how to do it from Chef John.

Garden eggs

22
Jul

Our home-grown brown eggs scrambled topped with our heirloom garden tomatoes, garden jalapeños sliced and sautéed with lime and onions.

Rest in peace, old friend

19
Jul

You lasted longer than I ever imagined. Thanks for your years of faithful service!

Steak and Shrooms

04
Jul

Steak and grilled Portabella mushrooms to celebrate July 4th.

This should scare you

01
Jul

The following sentence, taken from a wire story about the Supreme Court decision regarding the owner’s of Hobby Lobby and their religious freedoms, should scare you:

The Obama administration argued that even if the law covers corporations, the government’s interests outweighed any religious rights the companies possess.